A human rights group is calling on Iran to free protesters detained after the disputed June 12 presidential election, calling the government’s crackdown on its critics a “human rights disaster.” A report released Sunday by New York-based Human Rights Watch details alleged abuses by members of Iran’s Revolutionary Guard, Basij militia and police following widespread [...]
Prominent blogger Andrew Sullivan (the genius who pushed rumors that Sarah Palin was lying about giving birth to her fifth son, Trig) was on “Real Time with Bill Maher” where the two were discussing terrorism. Maher, in remarks Sullivan described Wednesday as “one of the smartest things Bill Maher has ever said on the subject,” [...]
Sometimes reality has a way of getting in the way of your campaign promises.
Despite his earlier rhetoric about ending the conflicts initiated by George W. Bush, and just a couple of weeks after collecting his Nobel Peace Prize, President Barack Obama gave the order for a military strike which was carried out against al-Qaeda terrorists [...]