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McNamara Was ‘Terribly Wrong’, But At Least He Had A Conscience

McNamara Was ‘Terribly Wrong’, But At Least He Had A Conscience

Former Secretary of Defense, Robert McNamara, died yesterday at the age of 93. McNamara was one of the most controversial political figures in recent US history. He will be remembered, in a categorization that is not fully accurate, as the ” architect ” of the Vietnam war.

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Can Weed Save The Arts In California?

Can Weed Save The Arts In California?

Activist Dann Halem seems to think so. He is building an online business selling marijuana via Twitter. He is based in California, where medical marijuana is legal. He also has a non-profit organization called The Artists Collective.

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This 4th Of July, Americans Will Have Little To Celebrate About

This 4th Of July, Americans Will Have Little To Celebrate About

The unemployment numbers yesterday were worse than expected. The national average is close to 10%, with many states suffering even more dire circumstances. America has not seen such a situation for 26 years.

Recently what passes for “good news ” is just news that are not utterly catastrophic. We went from losing

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The Ordinary Evil Of Bernard Madoff

Yesterday, Bernard Madoff was sentenced in New-York to 150 years behind bars, if nothing else his victims can be reassured that he will finish his life in jail.

When Madoff’s victims describe him they often have used such words as likable unassuming and a man they could

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As US Troops Pull Out, Will Iraq Head Towards Civil War?

Tuesday, June 30 is the deadline for US troops withdrawal from all major cities & towns in Iraq.

In the last few days, violence has been on the rise in Iraq, and there is growing concerns about the readiness of Iraqi’s security forces to handle the vacuum left by the American forces.

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