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I Helped Sell the False Choice of War. It's Happening Again

Lawrence Wilkerson: Fifteen years ago this week, Colin Powell, then the secretary of state, took to the podium at the United Nations to sell pre-emptive war with Iraq. As his chief of staff, I helped Secretary Powell paint a clear picture...Show More Summary

Will the U.S. Go to War? Iran Says it Feels Like Iraq Right Before the Invasion

Will U.N. ambassador Nikki Haley, like former Secretary of State Colin Powell, regret her presentation on the alleged threat posed by Iran?

Morgan Freeman Is Colin Powell in Bush Era Biopic

4 months agoEntertainment / Film : MovieWeb

Morgan Freeman has signed on to play Secretary of State Colin Powell in the Hyde Park Entertainment biopic Powell, set during the Bush Adminstration.

Colin Powell Movie Will Star Morgan Freeman as the Former Secretary of State

4 months agoEntertainment / Film : SlashFilm

The life of retired four-star general and former U.S. Secretary of State Colin Powell is receiving the biopic treatment, and one of the best actors in the biz has just signed up to play the part. Morgan Freeman will play Powell in a new film from Marshall director Reginald Hudlin. Show More Summary

Morgan Freeman cast as Colin Powell in upcoming drama about Iraq War lead-up

Try to keep this one straight: Morgan Freeman recently played the chief justice of the United States on “Madam Secretary,” a CBS show about a fictional secretary of state — and now the actor, who has also played a fictional president, House speaker, senator and even God — is taking on the role of Colin Powell, […]

Morgan Freeman to Play Colin Powell in Secretary of State Biopic

4 months agoEntertainment / Film : Moviefone

Morgan Freeman has played presidents, senators, congressmen, Supreme Court justices, and now, he's adding Secretary of State to his resume. The Oscar-winning actor will play Colin Powell in a biopic, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Show More Summary

Tyler Perry To Play Colin Powell In Adam McKay’s Dick Cheney Pic

EXCLUSIVE: Adam McKay has set Tyler Perry to play Colin Powell in the untitled movie about former U.S. Vice President Dick Cheney for Annapurna. Powell is the four-star general who as Bush Administration Secretary of State pressed the...Show More Summary

MSNBC Guest: Trump Administration is ‘Like a Mafia Family…and Trump’s The Godfather’

9 months agoNews : Mediaite

On Wednesday night, MSNBC's Chris Hayes spoke with Col. Lawrence Wilkerson, who served as the chief of staff of Secretary of State Colin Powell during the Bush administration, about Comey's written testimony that was released ahead of Thursday's hearing.

The World's Most Mysterious Nuclear Weapons Program (And Its Not North Korea)

Kyle Mizokami Security, Middle East Its Israel... In a private email leaked to the public in September of 2016, former secretary of state and retired U.S. Army general Colin Powell alluded to Israel having an arsenal of “200 nuclearShow More Summary

Ex-State official: Trump administration can’t even handle their Easter Egg Roll much less Russia or Syria

10 months agoNews : The Raw Story

Appearing on MSNBC’s All In with host Chris Hayes, former chief of staff to Secretary of State Colin Powell observed the chaos at the White House and commented that an administration having difficulty pulling together the annual White House Easter Egg Roll is not capable of handling Russia or...

Russia’s Disdain for Tillerson and Trump

With Russia’s last hopes for détente with President Trump dashed by his missile strike on Syria, the Kremlin looks askance at visiting Secretary of State Tillerson who it feels just played the Colin Powell role for his boss, says Gilbert…Read more ?

Colin Powell, Alma Powell reflect on 20 years with America's Promise in 'A Letter to America'

10 months agoLifestyle / Fashion : AOL: Style

Colin Powell has served as secretary of state, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff and commander of the U.S. Army Forces Command -- but the four-star general's current work with America's Promise Alliance might be his most memorable career chapter yet. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments

Amidst Historic Electoral College Defections, Clinton Lost The Most

``In Washington, a state where Senator Bernie Sanders of Vermont had strong support in the Democratic primary against Hillary Clinton, three of the state's 12 electoral votes went to Colin L. Powell, the Republican former secretary of state. One more elector voted for Faith Spotted Eagle, a Native American leader. Another Democratic elector in Hawaii voted for Mr. Sanders.''

Bipartisan group wants civility, respect and compromise from Trump and new Congress

WASHINGTON - The National Institute for Civil Discourse and 24 bipartisan leaders, including former U.S. Secretaries of State Madeleine Albright and Colin Powell, issued a joint statement urging President-elect Donald … Click to Continue »

Friday Fun: Watch Joe Biden And Colin Powell Drag Race Corvettes

To take you into the weekend, here's Vice President Joe Biden and former Secretary of State Colin Powell drag racing Corvettes with Jay Leno. The...

Watch Joe Biden And Colin Powell Do A Tire-Melting Drag Race In Their Corvettes

last yearVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Noted burnout aficionado Vice President Joe Biden blew up the internet with his 1967 Corvette a few weeks ago. Things are about to get even better: watch him race former Secretary of State Colin Powell, behind the wheel of a 2015 Corvette. Get ready to watch some burning rubber. Read more...

Solution for Syria Requires United States to Concede on Assad

Jerri-Lynn here. Normally, I would not post another Real News Network interview with Colin Powell’s former chief of staff when he was Secretary of State, Tom Wilkerson so close to Yves posting Is the US Headed Towards War in Syria?, another interview with the same subject just last week. Yet given the urgency of the […]

Colin Powell Endorses Hillary

Retired Gen. and former Secretary of State Colin Powell has joined a long list of prominent old-school Republicans who've endorsed Hillary Clinton's candidacy, announcing at an event in New York on Tuesday that he will be voting Democratic this year. Show More Summary

Report: Colin Powell will vote for Clinton

last yearNews : The Newsroom

The former secretary of state under Republican George W. Bush calls Donald Trump "unqualified," according to Newsday.

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