U.S. Politics

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Putin states his case to a compliant Moscow pressPutin states his case to a compliant Moscow press

Ukraine Crisis: Leaked call says Yanukovych not responsible for deaths

As the crisis in the Ukraine developed over the past week, there have been allegations by Ukraine’s transitional government that elected President Viktor Yanukovych had deployed snipers and was responsible for deaths prior to him being deposed. A leaked call [...]

President Barack Obama meets with the Dalai Lama in the Map Room of the White House, Feb. 21, 2014. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)President Barack Obama meets with the Dalai Lama in the Map Room of the White House, Feb. 21, 2014. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

Readout: Obama to Dalai Lama – How can I be one with all things?

Readout of the President’s Meeting with His Holiness the XIV Dalai Lama The President met this morning at the White House with His Holiness the XIV Dalai Lama. The President reiterated his strong support for the preservation of Tibet’s unique [...]

Does the oppression of the White House remind us of the Venezuelan debacle?Does the oppression of the White House remind us of the Venezuelan debacle?

Violence erupts on Thursday in Ukraine- at least 50 dead

Despite warnings from Western leaders, including President Obama, a truce agreed to by the opposition and the Ukrainian president, violence erupted on Thursday morning. At least 50 are dead after two days of violence. A statement issued by Ukrainian President [...]

Wasted resources due to lack of parts, results in billions wastedWasted resources due to lack of parts, results in billions wasted

$17 Trillion in debt, but billions wasted in Afghanistan

Congress recently passed a clean debt ceiling bill, which gives free reign to the Obama Administration and the Democrats to increase America’s debt well beyond the current $17 Trillion threshold. Despite the debt carried by the US, billions were and [...]