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Jeb and George by Perry Mann

June 12, 2015, Perry Mann letter to Charleston Gazette

Editor,

Jeb Bush is a presidential candidate. Before the world knew it, he was faced with the legacy of his brother’s two terms, one of which was gifted by the Supreme Court. 263 more words

Bashir's Visit

By Will H. Moore

Sudanese President Omar al Bashir’s recent visit to, and from, South Africa raises interesting issues regarding the status of the international human rights regime. 777 more words

Academia

Cheney: Obama is "the worst president of my lifetime" [video]

Former Vice President Dick Cheney recently got really vocal about the current POTUS and his policies during an interview with Playboy magazine.

“I used to have significant criticism of Jimmy Carter, but compared to Barack Obama and the damage he is doing to the nation–it’s a tragedy, a real tragedy, and we are going to pay a hell of a price just trying to dig out from under his presidency.”

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Nia Noelle

Trying to Make Sense of the Insane Policy of the Bank of France and Other Catastrophes

In the almost four years since I started blogging I have occasionally referred to the insane Bank of France or to the insane policy of the Bank of France, a mental disorder that helped cause the deflation that produced the Great Depression. 1,823 more words

Hawtrey

Where's the Justice?

An Ohio woman who almost got her toddler killed by dropping him into a cheetah exhibit at the zoo got only probation and parent counseling… 383 more words

Senate passes torture ban -- all those opposed were Republican


Thanks to Joan McCarter and DK

More than 20 Republican senators rejected a ban on the use of cruel and degrading treatment of prisoners…voting against an ultimately successful measure to permanently prevent a repeat of the CIA’s once secret and now widely-discredited torture program.

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Politics