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The Riddle of Obama’s Foreign Policy | Consortiumnews

I enjoy reading the stuff by Robert Parry….he has a good grip on foreign policy and has some very insightful writings…..

It is no secret that I do not agree much with Obama and his team of lackeys on foreign policy…….he started off as the anti-war candidate and morphed into a neocon who seems to have imperialistic tendencies. 190 more words


"You've Lost That Loving Feeling"

Ah….I can hear the Righteous Brothers wailing along as I type……and I can still feel that tingle running up my leg as a dance with Amy “Gypsy” Rosseau……the year is 1965……I had better stop there…..soon there will be TMI. 336 more words

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History Repeats

Recently I started to read Churchill’s The World Crisis, his history of the First World War and the events that led to it. Readers may wonder why I bring this up. 549 more words

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Landmark nuclear deal reached with Iran; What to know

VIENNA – After arduous talks that spanned 20 months, negotiators have reached a landmark deal aimed at reining in Iran’s nuclear program.

The agreement, a focal point of U.S. 1,087 more words


The 4 ways the new overtime rules may affect your paycheck

In the coming months, millions of employees around the country could become newly eligible for overtime pay due to a change in federal rules.

Everyone’s first assumption is that the rule change will mean bigger paychecks. 546 more words


Watch President Obama sing 'Amazing Grace' at eulogy for reverend killed in Charleston shooting

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama on Friday eulogized the Rev. Clementa Pinckney, one of the victims in last week’s church massacre, calling him a “man of God who lived by faith.” 666 more words