American military

Bernie Sanders: If You Can't Afford To Take Care Of Your Veterans, Don't Go To War
Sen. Bernie Sanders had a pretty simple answer for CNN's Wolf Blitzer when he asked him what he would say to his fellow members of Congress who claim that the United States can't afford to pay for expanded benefits for members of our military. Read more...
An update in the persecution of journalist/hacktivist Barrett Brown, a few goodies pertaining to the George W. Bush Presidential Library, and some handy A/V clips to keep us sane in the midst of all the nonsense. Read more...
On the campaign trail, it's required that red meat be thrown to the party base on a regular basis to keep them in check. But when they call it red meat and it's really chicken disguised as red meat, it's just a lie. Here's Mr. Values Voter Read more...
Minorities and women have gained broader rights and acceptance through military service. Service in the open would result in broader acceptance and understanding for LGBTs. And we can't have that, can we? Both courts and Congress are still Read more...
I'm sure the wingnuts will love this one even if they take an honest look at heir own politicians. This man is a joke: People who falsely claim t Read more...

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There will be no need for the Senate to waste their time interviewing President Barack Obama's nominee for the Supreme Court if Newt Gingrich has his Read more...
In reading this post by seydlitz68 at MilPub, I turned to this short article by Mark Twain, written in 1901, titled "To the Person Sitting in Darkne Read more...
I meant to post about this story sooner, but there was a power outage in my neighborhood most of the weekend. This story is unbelievable: I know, I sa Read more...
By PAUL KRUGMAN s a result of the American military," President Bush declared last week, "the Taliban is no longer in existence." It's unclear wheth Read more...