joe lieberman

Pete Buttigieg Is the Past

Oct 16, 2019
He may be the youngest candidate in the race, but as Tuesday’s debate made clear, the mayor's politics are as cynical as they are stale.

‘My Party Has Lost Its Soul’

Jul 28, 2014
In a Salon review Sunday of Ralph Nader's spring 2014 book "Unstoppable," Bill Curry, former White House counselor to President Bill Clinton, takes Democrats led by Clinton and Barack Obama to task for making their party an indentured servant of Wall Street and gifting economic populism to the right.
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Congress: Not the Place for Insider Trading

Feb 1, 2012
The fact that lawmakers like Sen. Joe Lieberman need to go out of their way to draft specific legislation to stipulate that members of Congress shouldn't be engaging in insider trading with information they may come across by virtue of their vaunted positions is kind of revealing, isn't it?

Lieberman to Hang It Up in 2012

Jan 19, 2011
The last decade has been a politically eventful one for Connecticut's Sen Joe Lieberman, who kicked off the millennium with a vice-presidential near miss and went on to raise Democratic hackles more recently with his changing loyalties .

Israel’s Lieberman Proposes Redrawing Borders

Sep 19, 2010
Israels notoriously racist foreign minister, Avigdor Lieberman, has proposed that any future peace deal with the Palestinians should focus on a redrawing of his country's borders, excluding much of Israel's Arab citizenry while including illegal Jewish settlements in occupied Palestinian lands.

The Chinese Aren’t Coming

Jun 30, 2010
Peace has descended on the most contentious point of conflict between East and West for the past six decades -- but don't expect the folks at the Pentagon or their military contractors to celebrate.On Tuesday, the Cold War finally ended with a historic trade agreement between China and Taiwan.