Former Bush Officials Getting Extra Campaign Help From American Crossroads
The Karl Rove-backed super PAC helped nominate a 29-year-old former Bush adviser in a competitive congressional primary.
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Sun Valley talks national service, education
Media and technology CEOs and investors get together every year at the Allen & Co conference in Sun Valley for a week of mingling and deal-making at the upscale Idaho mountain resort.
Thursday Jul 10
Obama Fiddles While Gaza Burns
Let's review the bidding on whether or not the United States is seriously making an effort to prevent war in Gaza and perhaps beyond, with at least 76 Palestinians already dead .
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Data Storms and the Tyranny of Manufactured Forgetting
For in the world in which we live it is no longer merely a question of the decay of collective memory and declining consciousness of the past, but of the aggressive [assault on] whatever memory remains, the deliberate distortion of the historical record, the invention of mythological pasts in the service of the powers of darkness.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
The Wichita Eagle
Condoleezza Rice is Wichita Metro Chamber of Commerce's annual speaker
Following in her former boss' footsteps, Condoleezza Rice will be the speaker for this year's Wichita Metro Chamber of Commerce annual meeting.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
The Orlando Sentinel
Want war? Fight it yourself; Iraq not worth U.S. support
War is too important to be left to war hawks with no skin in the game. Advocates for crossing the Rubicon from peace to war - which makes legal what is customarily first-degree murder - are moral wretches if they refuse to volunteer to fight for or to finance personally the causes said to justify compelling others to risk that last full measure of ... (more)
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Albany Times Union
If Silicon Valley Wanted To Solve The Diversity Issue, It Would Be Solved
In February of this year, Apple appointed Denise Young Smith to lead its worldwide human resources division - a position previously held by a white man.
Organizing Middle East Peace
In Bertolt Brecht's great anti-war play, "Mother Courage and Her Children," one of the characters says, "You know what the trouble with peace is? No organization."
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Dick Cheney Just Buried the Bush Doctrine
Let me explain. Sometime between the 9/11 attacks and the start of his second term, Bush decided that the only way to make America truly safe from jihadist terrorism was to spread democracy and freedom across the Muslim world, and beyond.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
Time for US diplomatic presence in Iran?
Last week, Great Britain announced plans to re-open its embassy in Tehran, which has been closed since 2011.
Fire Dog Lake
Even Former National Security & Bush Administration Officials Think...
A global security think tank in Washington, DC, has released a report on President Barack Obama's drone policy.
After-school program co-founded by Condoleezza Rice coming to Birmingham; director named
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - The A.G. Gaston Boys and Girls Club is helping to bring an after-school arts and academic enrichment program co-founded by Birmingham native and former U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice to the Magic City.
Bush war crimes complaint still alive as court allows Second Amended Complaint
Last year Examiner.com reported that the Attorney General of the United States, Eric Holder, was pursuing immunity for former President George W. Bush and five others for war crimes committed during the Iraq war.
Tue Jun 24, 2014
Kurds warn Kerry of a 'new Iraq' in...
US Secretary of State John Kerry made an unannounced visit to Iraq's autonomous Kurdish region Tuesday as he pressed an urgent diplomatic drive to stop the fractious country tearing apart.
Mon Jun 23, 2014
White House designates 'selfie' area at policy summit; republic hardest hit
The president, top White House officials and lawmakers of all stripes have unleashed a plague upon the world: the political "selfie."
Sat Jun 21, 2014
Iraq: what can the world do?
It also becomes more difficult to resolve. Each city that falls in the hands of the Sunni insurgents becomes a battleground, each person killed becomes a martyr to one side or the other, each piece of the infrastructure destroyed is another milestone in a journey that will only lead to the country's destruction.
Fri Jun 20, 2014
Protesters disrupt speech by Condoleezza Rice
Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice says the United States needs to keep leading the world in increasingly complicated times.
Thu Jun 19, 2014
Cheney Leads Iraq War Architects Back to Blame Obama
Condoleezza Rice has re-emerged, urging patience in the Middle East. Even the ubiquitous John McCain has amped up his rhetoric, calling on President Barack Obama "to get rid of his entire national security team."
Rice: US must continue to lead as democratic ideal
Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice said Thursday the United States must continue to lead the world because it represents an ideal of democracy.
Opinion: What women want: Pollsters say its substance and solutions
Despite perennial buzz in conservative cycles every presidential election year, Condoleezza Rice, a former secretary of state, has said she has no interest in the Oval Office.