Tuesday, October 21, 2014
   
Text Size

Site Search powered by Ajax

Politics

The mental costs of cost cutting in Spain

spain-cost

by Belen Fernandez

This summer, various Madrid residents met their demise in a rather unusual fashion: They were killed when rotten tree branches fell on top of them.

Read more: The mental costs of cost cutting in Spain

   

The Futility of Reform

kerry

Why can’t statists see that their system is inherently defective and that any reforms that are enacted to fix it only makes things worse?

Look at Iraq. Twelve years ago, statists were celebrating “Mission Accomplished” over the fact that the most powerful military force in history had just smashed a small, weak Third World regime.

Read more: The Futility of Reform

   

'I'm Just a Kid': Tariq’s Ordeal

Tariq Abu Khdeir

Last summer, Tariq Khdeir, a 15-year-old American citizen from Baltimore, accompanied his parents to the East Jerusalem neighborhood of Shuafat for a six-week visit with relatives. The first friend Tariq made when he arrived was his cousin, Muhammad Abu Khdeir, whom Tariq had not seen since he was four years old. “We had so much fun,” Tariq told a gathering at the national conference of the U.S. Campaign to End the Israeli Occupation in San Diego on September 19, 2014.

Read more: 'I'm Just a Kid': Tariq’s Ordeal

   

DAESH Bags

United Nations General Assembly

Downright exciting to see President Barack Obama give that fierce and steadfast speech in front of the United Nations General Assembly, rallying the world against terrorism. See, GOP. He can be tough when the situation calls for it. Matter of fact, he’s probably the most belligerent of all the Nobel Peace Prize Winners. Ever. Finally nailed what America secretly wants- a swaggering pacifist. Love the humanitarian airstrikes.

Read more: DAESH Bags

   

Bombs Away: Official US Policy

tank

Throughout its sordid history, America waged war, not peace. It's done so at home and abroad. It's addicted to war. Without mercy. Permanent wars. Endless ones. Lawless ones. Ruthless ones. Against invented enemies. None existed since WW II. They're manufactured out of whole cloth. None threaten America. Washington's wars are preemptive.

Read more: Bombs Away: Official US Policy

   

Page 5 of 554

Make a donation to MWC News

Enter Amount:

Featured_Author

Login






Login reminder Forgot login?
Register Register

Comments

Subscribe to MWC News Alert

Email Address

Subscribe in a reader Facebok page Twitter page