Obama To Announce Plan To Fight ISIS Wednesday

By: Monday September 8, 2014 5:29 am

It was only two weeks ago that President Barack Obama told the world he did not have a strategy to deal with ISIS, now he plans to reveal one Wednesday. According to NBC News, Obama will make two claims in his speech. One, that ISIS is a credible threat and two, that the US has [...]

Obama Sends 350 More Troops To Iraq, ISIS Executes Second American In Response To Bombing

By: Wednesday September 3, 2014 3:48 am

President Barack Obama is sending another 350 troops to Iraq, adding to the over 1,000 already sent this year. The Pentagon claims  “These additional forces will not serve in a combat role,” and are there to help with securing diplomats. The piece meal approach to sending in troops is starting to add up with no [...]

Israel To Take Largest Amount Of Land From West Bank In 30 Years

By: Monday September 1, 2014 7:25 am

Butchering Gaza was not enough. As punishment for the kidnapping and killing of three Israelis, Israel’s Civil Administration in the West Bank has decided to take a large amount of Palestinian land for a new settlement to be called Gvaot. The land being taken represents the largest land appropriation in the West Bank in 30 [...]

Obama Says He ‘Doesn’t Have A Strategy Yet’ On Dealing With ISIS In Syria

By: Friday August 29, 2014 5:15 am

In a press conference yesterday President Barack Obama admitted that he did not have a strategy to deal with ISIS in Syria at the moment. This admission comes after Obama has ordered airstrikes against ISIS in Iraq while sending in military advisors to help the Iraqi military. The disclosure of a lack of strategy was [...]

Obama Pursuing Climate Deal Outside Congress, IPCC Warns Climate Change Could Be Irreversible

By: Wednesday August 27, 2014 5:21 am

The Obama Administration is pursuing a climate change agreement that does not require ratification by the Senate by combining new voluntary standards with a 1992 agreement. Because the plan would update a previous treaty it would not, in theory, require Senate approval and would be a mix of required domestic policies and voluntary pledges. The [...]

US Begins Reconnaissance Flights Over Syria, Obama Still Supporting Fantasy

By: Tuesday August 26, 2014 5:36 am

(President Obama’s speech on Syria last September) Now that ISIS has been labeled an “imminent threat” the Obama Administration is moving to expand its bombing campaign against the group from Iraq into Syria. Pentagon officials said Monday evening that President Obama approved the use of manned and unmanned reconnaissance flights over Syria last weekend. The [...]

ISIS Labeled ‘Imminent Threat’ As US Strikes Set To Expand Into Syria

By: Monday August 25, 2014 5:31 am

In the aftermath of the killing of James Foley the Obama Administration has ratcheted up the rhetoric against ISIS now calling the group an imminent threat to US national security and global interests. Part of that label apparently entails attacking ISIS wherever they are including outside of current “limited” US operations in Iraq with plans [...]

300 More Troops For Iraq, Obama Declares ISIS Must Be ‘Extracted’

By: Thursday August 21, 2014 5:14 am

Can we call this a war yet? On Wednesday President Obama responded to the killing of James Foley by ISIS by calling ISIS a cancer that needed to be extracted. ISIS killed Foley in response to the killing of ISIS fighters from US airstrikes in Iraq after the group claimed it would kill Americans if [...]

ISIS Warns Of Retaliation If US Airstrikes In Iraq Hit ISIS Fighters

By: Tuesday August 19, 2014 8:01 am

Apparently ISIS did not get the memo differentiating airstrikes from ground troops and has now warned that if US forces kill ISIS fighters in Iraq the Islamic State will retaliate against Americans “in any place.” In a video put out on social media ISIS says “We will drown all of you in blood” should the [...]

Ferguson Sees Another Night Of Unrest Despite National Guard Presence

By: Tuesday August 19, 2014 4:58 am

Monday night saw renewed clashes between protesters and law enforcement in Ferguson, Missouri with two people shot and at least 31 arrested. The police blamed the disharmony on a “tiny minority of lawbreakers” whom they claimed fired on them and had Molotov cocktails. Before the protests took a downward turn Missouri Governor Jay Nixon tweeted [...]

White House Rolls Back Lobbyist Ban

By: Friday August 15, 2014 10:18 am

While there was always some debate as to whether President Obama had genuinely kept his promise to ban lobbyists from his administration and the polickymaking process, now there is no doubt that the 2010 ethics package is void. After a lawsuit was brought by lobbyists, the Office of Management and Budget issued a new rule allowing [...]

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