Winner 2013 Webby Awards for Best Political Website
Top Banner, Site wide
Apr 17, 2014

 Choose a size
Text Size

Top Leaderboard, Category Page

Science Finds New Routes to Energy




Paul Robeson: A Life


Truthdig Bazaar
Delta Blues

Delta Blues

By Ted Gioia
$18.45

more items

 

View older articles: « First  <  1290 1291 1292 1293 1294 >  Last »

William Kristol
From Fox News

Kristol Sees Iran Confrontation Sooner, Not Later

Weekly Standard editor Bill Kristol continues his drumbeat for war against Iran in this clip from Fox News.

  • This is how it all starts. Unconvinced? Take it from Sy Hersh, the country’s best investigative journalist: (chronological dispatches, from oldest to newest: here, here, here and here)

  • Posted on Aug 22, 2006 READ MORE


    Advertisement

    Square, Category Page

    Italy Bails Out France

    Italy’s prime minister has tentatively offered to take the leadership role in Lebanon’s peacekeeping mission with a deployment of 3,000 troops.  France, which was to lead the mission, has offered only 200 troops after expressing concern over the force’s mandate.

    Posted on Aug 22, 2006 READ MORE


    courage under fire
    Archives.gov/Joe Rosenthal

    His Iconic Image Lives On

    Now that the Iraq war has lasted longer than the U.S. role in World War II, it seems an appropriate time to pause and reflect on the death of a man who provided one of the great icons of that earlier conflict.

    Posted on Aug 22, 2006 READ MORE


    North Korea ‘Reserves Right’ to Preemptive Action

    In response to an ongoing military drill organized by South Korea and the U.S., Pyongyang has said it “reserves the right to undertake a preemptive action for self-defense against the enemy, at a crucial time it deems necessary to defend itself.”

    Posted on Aug 22, 2006 READ MORE


    Burning Man
    flickr/spongemonkey

    It’s That Time of Year Again

    Hordes of artists, free-thinkers, nudists and stoners are about to descend on the Nevada desert to worship a neon statue.  Burning Man is back, and the event map?a work of art in and of itself?is now available for viewing.

    Posted on Aug 22, 2006 READ MORE


    Explained: Why E-Mail Baffles the Elderly

    Harvard researchers think they’ve found the protein that stops the growth of new neural connections in adult brains. The more you have of it, the less you are able to learn.
    Our theory: George Bush and Donald Rumsfeld have been freebasing this stuff for years.

    Posted on Aug 21, 2006 READ MORE


    Bush Supports Over-the-Counter Plan B Sales

    The president said he favors the FDA’s plan to OK sales of the so-called morning-after pill without a prescription—but not for minors.
    We’ll give Bush a golf clap for supporting Plan B at all. But behind his no-minors policy is an unfounded fear that emergency contraceptives encourage promiscuity. Don’t bother the man with facts; his mind is made up.

    Posted on Aug 21, 2006 READ MORE


    AOL’s Search Query Release Just Got Real

    AOL has been taking its lumps lately (and rightly so) for releasing data on the search queries of millions of its users. If that sounds a little abstract to you, check out a few of these queries.

    Posted on Aug 21, 2006 READ MORE


    ‘Tom & Jerry’ Smoking Scenes to Be Cut

    Turner Broadcasting is also searching through old “Flintstones” and “Scooby-Doo” cartoons to eliminate scenes that glamorize smoking.

    Posted on Aug 21, 2006 READ MORE


    Iran Denies Inspectors Access to Nuclear Facility

    Tehran’s move was apparently unprecedented in the history of the country, and the nation’s supreme religious leader declared that Iran will not give up its nuclear technology.

  • Check out Time’s Joe Klein on how America’s disastrous foreign policy has led to an emboldened Iran.

  • Posted on Aug 21, 2006 READ MORE


    View older articles: « First  <  1290 1291 1292 1293 1294 >  Last »

    Newsletter

    sign up to get updates


     
     
    Right 1, Site wide - BlogAds Premium
     
    Right 2, Site wide - Blogads
     
    Join the Liberal Blog Advertising Network
     
     
     
    Right Skyscraper, Category Page
     
    Join the Liberal Blog Advertising Network
     

    A Progressive Journal of News and Opinion   Publisher, Zuade Kaufman   Editor, Robert Scheer
    © 2014 Truthdig, LLC. All rights reserved.