In the decades after World War II, the American commercial shipbuilding industry was a roaring economic force. Companies such as Bath Iron Works in Maine, which built destroyers that fought in the Pacific and helped lead the Normandy invasion, were thrumming engines of local and regional economies. Show More Summary
Recognizing the urgency and serious impact of the growing opioid abuse and addiction problem on the health of patients across the country, today as part of the American Medical Association (AMA) Task Force to Reduce Opioid Abuse, ASA joins the AMA in announcing the first of several national recommendations to address this growing epidemic.
A North Korean cultural representative claims it's "absolutely false" that Christians are being persecuted in the Communist state, and argued that American evangelicals "take advantage" of drug addicts and homeless people, forcing them to convert to their religion in exchange for food.
On Monday July 13, Defense Secretary Ashton B. Carter announced that next year, after a 6-month study, transgender Americans should be allowed to serve openly in the armed forces along with their gay and lesbian compatriots. It is aShow More Summary
From ‘The Pacificist Vision’, The Spectator, 24 July 1915: It must not be supposed that the majority of Americans are pacificists, but there are enough pacificists to force a strong… Continue reading The post The Spectator at war: The ugliness of pacifism appeared first on Spectator Blogs.
Mandatory minimum sentences can send Americans to prison for decades for even low-level drug offenses—regardless of context—as John Oliver explained on Sunday’s episode of Last Week Tonight. Even the judges who are forced to issue these sentences often think they’re egregiously unfair. Show More Summary
“The police serve as a colonial occupying force in these [Native American] communities,” says the family lawyer of Paul Castaway, a mentally ill man belonging to the Rosebud Sioux tribe who was recently shot dead by Denver police.
Are we all tired of Obama-is-Hitler analogies? Well of course we are! But Mike Huckabee isn’t, because he found a really novel variation on the theme: Instead of Obama being just like a Nazi by forcing Americans to have healthcare or...Show More Summary
American warplanes, Turkish forces and anti-ISIS rebels within Syria would join to clear a section along the border, creating what the Turks call a “safe zone” for refugees.
Bernie Sanders is working to the set the record straight over his position on African American rights. After Sanders was forced off stage by Black Lives Matter protesters at a Netroots Nation gathering in Phoenix, he’s been under pressure to express his support of African Americans. Show More Summary
Forty to fifty Americans are fighting with Kurdish forces against ISIS– Retired US Marine Jordan Matson joined the YPG Kurdish... The post STUNNING=> Obama Gives Turkey Green Light to Bomb Former US Soldiers Fighting ISIS appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
Online Athens - Forced To Retire From The Georgia Legislature For Corruption, Tyrone Brooks Can Now Focus On 'Social Justice For The 1946 Moore's Ford Lynching" ANALYSIS In America - every American has a right to free speech.I have no...Show More Summary
Kiev enlists American help to train new force, disbanding old patrol after years of allegations of bribery and harassment
Despite China’s ominous military buildup across the strait, key weapons sales of P-3 maritime patrol aircraft, Patriot PAC-3 missiles, and diesel-electric submarines to Taiwan had been sabotaged by Taiwanese politics for years – in some cases, since 1997. Show More Summary
The development, described by the Americans as a “game changer,” came as Turkish forces engaged in the first direct combat with ISIS on the Syrian border.
Law professors, the American Civil Liberties Union and other advocacy groups this week urged a federal appeals court in Washington to force the U.S. Department of Justice to publicly disclose a manual created for prosecutors amid fallout from the botched case against the late Alaska Sen. Ted Stevens.
American taxpayers should not be forced to fund Planned Parenthood, especially if taxpayers are pro-life. The House Republicans are making the right move.
Michael Chiklis is rejoining the police force, but he's not Vic Mackey anymore. E! News has confirmed that the Shield and American Horror Story: Freak Show star is officially joining...
Texas State Trooper Brian Encinia forces Sandra Bland out of her car with a weapon. YOUTUBE/TEXAS DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC SAFETY The video of the July 10 arrest of the black American woman, Sandra Bland, who died on July 13 in a Texas jail...Show More Summary
Illness forced American cyclist Tejay van Garderen to pull out of the Tour de France during the 17th stage of the race Wednesday in Pra Loup, France. Van Garderen started the day in third place overall, 3 minutes 32 seconds behind Chris Froome, the leader from Great Britain, but dropped out with 73 kilometers left […]