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Bush senior's emails, photos hacked

Source: Politics Balla | Feb 8 2013, 9:10am CST | by Luigi Lugmayr

Bush senior's emails, photos hacked
Washington, Feb 8 (IANS) A computer hacker has stolen personal emails and photographs belonging to former US president George H.W. Bush and his family, a media report said.
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Jimmy Carter Celebrates 90th Birthday

Oct 1 2014 12:00pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

ATLANTA (AP) — Former President Jimmy Carter blew out three candles representing the past, present and future to celebrate his 90th birthday. Carter and his wife, Rosalynn, thanked family, friends and staff at the Carter Center in Atlanta on Wednesday morning. They gathered in a new monarch butterfly garden and then participated in a short ceremony in a chapel on the grounds. The 39th U.S. president joked that "it's been a good first 90 years." He said his childhood in P ...
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The United States' New War in the Middle East

Sep 30 2014 11:19am CDT | Source: Truthout Stories

As Congress skipped town and avoided a vote on war, President Obama announced this week that the US was taking the lead in bombing jihadists in Iraq and Syria, opening what is being widely interpreted as another long and costly American military campaign in the Middle East. This week, Bill discusses the latest on the conflict with Jonathan Landay, a veteran national security reporter for McClatchy Newspapers a ...
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The United States' New War in the Middle East

Sep 30 2014 11:19am CDT | Source: Truthout Stories

As Congress skipped town and avoided a vote on war, President Obama announced this week that the US was taking the lead in bombing jihadists in Iraq and Syria, opening what is being widely interpreted as another long and costly American military campaign in the Middle East. This week, Bill discusses the latest on the conflict with Jonathan Landay, a veteran national security reporter for McClatchy Newspapers and Matthew Hoh, a former Marine and foreign service officer in Afghanistan. ...
Full article at: Truthout Stories
 

 

The Needed Debate

Sep 26 2014 6:58pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

After Saddam Hussein invaded Kuwait President George H.W. Bush vowed "This will not stand" and assembled plans and forces to expel him. He agreed that Congressional approval was required. But he did not insist it be a hurried decision. Nor did he want it embroiled in the 1990 mid-term elections lest short term politics pollute the serious business of going to war. After a heated and serious debate the lame duck ...
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Report: Jeb Bush Will Try to Sell Amnesty, Common Core to GOP Primary Voters if He Runs

Sep 26 2014 1:05pm CDT | Source: Big Government

If former Florida Governor Jeb Bush runs for president in 2016, he will reportedly double down on amnesty for illegal immigrants and Common Core. According to Politico, George H.W. Bush, his father, is reportedly "eager for his son to run" to see "a return of the family dynasty to power," which Bush Sr. thinks would be "a near certainty." "People who have spoken with Bush say he is much less concerned about the rough ride he undoubtedly would have ...
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Fox News Responds to Breitbart News' Chuck Todd Interview

Sep 26 2014 8:25am CDT | Source: Big Government

In an interview with Breitbart News Editor-at-Large John Nolte, new Meet the Press moderator Chuck Todd took what some interpreted as a dig at Fox News chief Roger Ailes, telling Nolte "there are some practitioners in the media that view things as a campaign" and "it doesn’t help when any former political operative is involved as a news executive in any form" because "it's all winn ...
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Pernicious military adventurism: It's back

Sep 24 2014 6:31pm CDT | Source: WND

What if the American invasion of Iraq had nothing to do with weapons of mass destruction? What if whatever weapons of mass destruction Saddam Hussein once had were sold to him in the 1980s by American arms dealers with the express permission of the U.S. government? What if he no longer had them when the U.S. invaded? What if the principal reason for invading Iraq was to depose Hussein because he tried to kill President George H.W. Bush, whose son ordered the invasion? What i ...
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Why the Fight Against ISIS Won't Be 'Another Iraq'

Sep 24 2014 9:40am CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

Former Secretary of State George Shultz once said that policy making on Central America in the 1980s was "like walking through a swamp." Today, the same kind of swamp is emerging around the effort by the United States to combat the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS). And, if history is any guide, this means that the fight against ISIS will not result in another U.S. ground war in the Middle East ...
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