Tag Archives: American

Violence For Its Own Sake, That Is What America Has Become By
It has become embarrassing to be an American. Our country has had four war criminal presidents in succession. Clinton twice launched military attacks on Serbia, ordering NATO to bomb the former Yugoslavia twice, both in 1995 and in...
Reviewing 2016: Unresolved Problems, American Individualism In Crisis By
When looking over the newsworthy events that took place in the United States throughout 2016, a common thread ties many of them together. So many major events illustrate a real failure of the powers that be to solve problems. And these problems are not new. The epidemic...
CELAC Conference Aims To Thwart American Meddling In Latin America By
The presidents take part in the working session at the summit of the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC) in San Antonio de Belen, Costa Rica, Thursday, Jan. 29, 2015. BELEN, Costa Rica — The 3rd summit of the Community of Latin America and Caribbean...
Shocking Images Of American Citizen Detained In Egypt Prompt Concern For His Health By
CAIRO, Egypt — Mohamed Soltan, an Egyptian-American, will have been on hunger strike for one year this Monday. Yesterday, images of him unconscious with blood dripping out of his mouth circulated widely on social media. Activists working for his release say the photographs...
Tracking Pakistan’s History Of Supporting Terror, With And Without American Help By
Pakistani police officers stand guard outside a court, as they bring Zaki-ur-Rahman Lakhvi, center, the main suspect in the Mumbai terror attacks in 2008, leaving after his court appearance in Islamabad, Pakistan, Tuesday, Dec 30, 2014. Photo: Anjum Naveed/AP LONDON —...
American Teen Killed By Israeli Military In West Bank Protest By
Al Jazzera Reports: A Palestinian-American teenager was shot and killed Friday by the Israeli military, and 12 Palestinians were wounded during protests, amid heightened tensions in Jerusalem and the West Bank. Orwah Hammad, 14, shot in the northern West Bank village of...
Britons Rail Against Laws That Ban Protests Near Military Bases By
In the U.K., a set of laws that protects American bases from protesters has become the target of criticism. These laws — passed without the consent of Parliament under the 120-year-old Military Lands Act of 1892 — have many arguing that the “outrageous and...
Short-Sighted: NCLB Taking Students In Wrong Direction By Cutting Recess, PE By
Fourth-grade student Kevin Killion listens attentively to his daily class lesson, all the while walking at a moderate pace on a classroom treadmill. “It gets oxygen in your brain,” the fourth grader told Mint Press News. “I feel like I get a lot of oxygen so I can...
Drone Schools Suggest Inevitability Of Drones In Everyday Life By
This week, the United States Navy launched its drone prototype, the X-47B, from the deck of the U.S.S. George H.W. Bush off the coast of Maryland. The X-47B is the first drone that has proven successful in launching from and landing on an aircraft carrier, giving the military...