Don’t Get Discouraged!

Times Are Tough, But An Upbeat Outlook Will Prevail To the Editor: Today, the news is dominated by the story of 33 Chilean miners being rescued after 69 days trapped more than two thousand feet below the Earth’s surface. It’s a profound story of love, faith, redemption, and of the bright side of human nature. […]

Magical Time For Elections and Enlightened Politicians

To the Editor: To be a politician now with a unique perspective combined with a charismatic personality shall spell success beyond any wildest stretch of the imagination. This recession is threatening to double dip in every country that has been destroyed by its consequences and will take invigorating innovative responses to reverse its swirl. Unlike […]

It’s That Time Of The (Election) Year

To The Editor: Remember that story that consumed our news media three months ago about the U.S. Department of Agriculture manager who was accused of being a racist? Yeah, remember, she was caught on tape saying she wouldn’t be zealous in helping a farmer because he was white? And it turns out those quotes were […]

Could the United States Make the UN Bankrupt in a Year?

Hasan A. Yahya, Ph.D Well, the answer is easy, it is sharp,  yes! Here is why? The relationship between the United States of America (USA) and the United Nations (UN) is like the relationships between rich and poor.  The USA share of the UN budget was 25% until the year 2001, where the United State […]

Obama and the Un-fooled Dissident Few

It is an established historical fact, one that was quipped frequently and sardonically by Abraham Lincoln in his years as a lawyer, that it is entirely possible to fool quite a few people some of the time, but an impossibility to fool all the people all the time, especially an informed segment of a republic’s […]

Is the Right's Media Message Wrong?

Obama’s popularity ratings continue to plummet.  The passage of the health care and financial reform, which should have triggered celebration on the blue side of the aisle, don’t seem to be giving any up tick to the president’s PR position.  The BP spill, and the administration’s glacial reaction to it, hasn’t helped the President’s cause […]

Election 2012: More than just a President

We are already locked in under Obama for another 2 1/2 years. The new Supreme Court Justice nominee has been grilled and her confirmation is just about certain. Luckily she’s one of the good ones. Elena Kagan will be nominated no matter how many tantrums the Republicans throw out there. What we need to worry […]

Wikileaks Exposes The Bigger Game!

The WikiLeak’s disclosure of 90,000 documents from the US Afghan war-front show evidence that on-the-ground commanders believe Pakistani spy agencies are collaborating with the Taliban. This comes a day after Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Admiral Mike Mullen was snapped with Pakistani Generals discussing candidly the efforts by Pakistan against terrorism and violent […]

Culture War?

Copyright (c) 2010 Scott F Paradis The principle headline in the Outlook section of this Sunday’s Washington Post read: “The New Culture War”, the subheading continued: “On one side, the forces of free enterprise. On the other, an expanding and paternalistic government. It’s time to choose.” The author, Arthur C. Brooks, argues that a liberal […]

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