Foreign Policy

Obama Authorizes ‘Targeted Airstrikes’ in Iraq – VIDEO

Obama Authorizes ‘Targeted Airstrikes’ in Iraq – VIDEO

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit President Barack Obama announced on Thursday that he has authorized “targeted airstrikes” to protect U.S. interests in Iraq. NBC News reports that “[i]n a nationally televised address, Obama said Thursday night that he had long warned the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria, or ISIS, not to threaten […]

No Wrongdoing By White House in Benghazi According To GOP Led House Intelligence Committee

No Wrongdoing By White House in Benghazi According To GOP Led House Intelligence Committee

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit The House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence has concluded that there was no deliberate wrongdoing by the Obama administration related to the 2012 attack on the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya, according to Rep. Mike Thompson (D-CA). The SFGate reports that the panel voted on Thursday to declassify […]

Bill Maher on Israel: “We just can’t afford this sh*t anymore.”

Bill Maher on Israel: “We just can’t afford this sh*t anymore.”

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit On his show Friday, the comedian and “Real Time with Bill Maher” host likened the United States’ Israeli aid situation to the culture of dependency conservatives rail against. Israel receives about $3 billion in direct foreign assistance from the United States each year. This counts for about one-fifth […]