The business of war is now officially the never-ending, permanent policy of the United States of America, thanks to the Obama administration.
The government of Stephen Harper may be more unfriendly to the environment than any government in history.
The Obama administration, by what it is doing, is turning out to be more contemptuous of the rule of law and constitutional limits and safeguards than even the Bush administration, and that takes a lot of doing.
Sergio Garcia had some very unkind things to say about Tiger Woods prior to the final day of the Players Championship, but Tiger let his clubs do the talking.
The Ides of March are famous for when Julius Caesar was killed. Others too have days of remembrance for their assassinations and there will probably be a lot more. This page was inspired by Steve Kinsman's recent star page - Big Donors Send a Letter to Obama, and a Possible Solar Po...
Obama finds himself under pressure from his biggest donors over Keystone XL, and an inventor says he can make solar power dirt cheap.
As the people of Mayflower, Arkansas continue to suffer from the effects of Exxon's Pegasus Pipeline rupture, we await John Kerry's decision as to whether the Keystone XL Pipeline will be approved.
If you want the really big money, forget becoming a doctor or a lawyer or an engineer - become a basketball or football coach.
When I was a little kid we played "Cops and Robbers" and "Cowboys and Indians" all the time. But today, if you're in elementary school and you do that you'll be in a mess of trouble.
This photo essay demonstrates that there are vast differences from culture to culture regarding what people eat.
Where were all the country's crazies, loonies and psychos this past weekend? In Houston, at the NRA convention, of course.
Republicans in the House of Representatives are aiming to do away with overtime pay.
Among the many attractions at this year's NRA convention are life sized "dolls" of Barack Obama and your ex-wife/girlfriend that "bleed" when shot.
Francois Hollande's abandonment of his campaign promises is eerily similar to Barack Obama's.
Looking at where the Obama administration has rescinded sequester cuts and where it has let them stand tells us a great deal about where its priorities lie.
After Sandy Hook, you might think that America would address gun violence by instituting some sane gun laws. You might think that, but you would be wrong.
Recently I have been told that there are some writers on this wonderful site who use it to point fingers and leave derogatory comments about other writers. This is a most childish and silly thing to do and does not earn gummy points from anyone except maybe the ones who do the same ...
The relationship between Uranus, the planet of awakening and liberation, and Pluto, the planet of death, destruction, annihilation and transformation, is the astrological signature for times of upheaval and profound social and cultural change.
At a time when the folks at the NRA are calling for teachers to carry arms, an approach diametrically opposed to what the gun nuts are advocating is working wonders at a K-8 school in Massachusetts.
Life calls on us to continually come to terms with the lessons Saturn has to teach us.
As America's reputation as a just and civil society continues to suffer great damage for its actions at Guantanimo, it is time to sign a petition to close the facility.
In the "don't think for yourself" and "don't be curious" category, a high school honor student in Florida faces felony charges for messing up a science project.
When a five-year-old boy in Kentucky shot and killed his two-year-old sister with a gun he got for his birthday, it was at least the third incident of a child shooting and killing another child just during the past week.
It took an enormous amount of courage for Jason Day to become the first active professional athlete in history to come out publicly as gay.
To bring to a halt an ongoing hunger strike by more than a hundred prisoners at Guantanimo, the U. S. military is calling in forty more medical personnel to force feed them.