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Jan. 24, 2012

Why Ron Paul Won the Florida GOP Debate

Ron Paul gives honest answers amidst GOP establishment hysteria.
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Jan. 24, 2012

Ron Paul Won't Win the 2012 Presidency, But His Run Has Exposed Flaws in Republicans

Paul's desire to eliminate Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid, and other social programs prevent him from mounting real challenge, but his straightforward debate responses are refreshing.
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Jan. 24, 2012

Angelina Jolie Depicts Rape and Abuse of Women in War in 'In the Land of Blood and Honey'

'In the Land of Blood and Honey' is memorable not only for its graphic depictions of war, but also its strong display of the abuse of women in war and its argument for humanitarian intervention.
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Jan. 24, 2012

Live Stream Video: President Obama 2012 State of the Union Address

President Obama gears up for his third State of the Union address at 9pm EST tonight.
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Jan. 24, 2012

President Obama Should Resist Calls for War With Iran and Continue to Use Sanctions

President Obama’s foreign policy has got the equation right on Iran: Diplomatic pressure and covert operations will prevent Iran from acquiring nuclear weapons.
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Jan. 24, 2012

With 1B Hungry Globally, World Bank, USAID, and the Gates Foundation Need a New Approach

Applying the 1960s Green Revolution model to Africa would increase the continent's vulnerability to food insecurity.
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Jan. 24, 2012

Freddie Mac and BP Sponsor the '2012 Republican Florida Primary Awards' After GOP Debate

Find out who won the first ever 2012 Republican Primary GOP-ies, an award show brought to you commercial free by Freddie Mac and BP.
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Jan. 24, 2012

What Should America's Cuba Policy Be?

Cuba was a hot topic in Monday night's GOP debate. Is it the business of the U.S. to intervene in the national affairs of countries in Central and Latin America?
Jan. 24, 2012

Newt Gingrich or Mitt Romney: Who Has the Best Ideas Concerning NASA?

Space exploration was a fixture of Monday's GOP debate. How relevant is NASA for economic development in the U.S.?
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Jan. 24, 2012

The EU is Here to Stay

The euro zone crises have some doubting the EU's future. However the EU gives members invaluable policy tools and keeps them internationally relevant. European leaders will not give this up.
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Jan. 24, 2012

As Mitt Romney Releases Tax Returns, Don't Vilify Him For Not Paying Enough

Mitt Romney has finally released his tax returns. They came exactly as advertised.
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Jan. 24, 2012

President Obama's State of the Union Will Propel Re-Election Efforts

The president used the state of the union as a platform to launch his reelection campaign.
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Jan. 24, 2012

Obama State of the Union: Strong On Jobs Rhetoric, Weak On Real Economic Ideas

The president covered many topics and had many ideas, the economy was naturally one of his main focal points. I’m not quite sure he really met the challenge.
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Jan. 24, 2012

President Obama's State of the Union Address: Just What We Needed to Hear

Tough and enthusiastic language molded to appeal to the average American made this State of the Union one to remember.
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Jan. 24, 2012

LIVE STREAM VIDEO: GOP Response to Barack Obama's 2012 State of the Union

Republican Governor Mitch Daniels will provide the response to Obama's speech.
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Jan. 24, 2012

LIVE: What Is President Barack Obama Saying in His State of the Union Address?

Join us live as we analyze what Obama is saying at his third State of the Union.
Jan. 24, 2012

Biggest Solar Storm In Six Years Hits Earth, But No Need To Panic About Solar Radiation

Particles from the sun ejected in solar storm have begun to reach Earth, lighting up the sky in parts of the world and causing some to fear the effects of solar radiation.
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Jan. 24, 2012

Democrats Should Vote For Ron Paul Instead of Barack Obama In 2012 Presidential Race

Paul is the only candidate in either party that will advance several key policies which progressives really care about.
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Jan. 24, 2012

Obama Should Endorse Same-Sex Marriage During the State of the Union

President Obama's has been a big supporter of LGBT rights, but he should use the State of the Union to advocate for marriage equality.
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Jan. 24, 2012

In Defense of Nuclear Energy

Despite fears of catastrophe, we cannot turn our backs on nuclear energy, which offers a compelling solution and a credible way to manage the coming energy crisis.
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Jan. 24, 2012

Who Won the Republican Debate? Mitt Romney Was Clearly the Best and Newt Gingrich Lost

Romney attacking Gingrich's lobbying work and time at Freddie Mac won him the night.
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Jan. 24, 2012

Do Romney Tax Returns Reveal Problems in America's Tax Code?

Mitt Romney only paid 13.9 percent in taxes in 2010. Does this highlight a problem with America's tax code?
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Jan. 24, 2012

One Year After Revolution, Egypt's Military Remains the Biggest Challenge to Democracy

The Egyptian revolution began one year ago, but the military continues to hold power and remains the biggest challenge to the nascent Egyptian democracy.
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Jan. 24, 2012

I Want to Hear Bi-Partisan Applause At the 2012 State of the Union

Things I do and don't want to hear at the State of the Union.
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Jan. 24, 2012

10 More Coveted GOP Endorsements for Newt Gingrich Than Fred Thompson

When it comes to Republican endorsements, these are the people candidates want to have in their corner.
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Jan. 24, 2012

Best "Shit People Say" Videos

Here's my list of the best "Shit People Say" videos. Add your favorites.
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Jan. 24, 2012

5 Low Points in Obama's 2012 State of the Union

I like Barack Obama, but his SOTU had some uninspiring moments, like when he wanted to centralize job searches into a single website.