North Korean leader Kim Jong-un is the most popular politician in the world — at least if the Hermit Kingdom's state-run media is to be believed. Running uncontested in the first election for the Supreme People's Assembly since assuming control of the country, Kim was the unanimous choice in his district, which reported a perfect 100 percent turnout. Show More Summary
And that’s with no one else on the ballot and 100% turnout! You can’t do better than that! “This is an expression of all the service personnel and people’s absolute support and profound trust in supreme leader Kim Jong Un as they single-mindedly remain loyal to him,” the state-run Korean Central News Agency said. Voters […]
Senate majority leader Harry Reid gave a hell of a speech in Congress about the agenda of the billionaire Koch brothers, carbon barons who are the prime beneficiaries of Citizens United, the Supreme Court case that ruled that corporate persons had the free speech right to engage in unlimited campaign finance spending.
North Korea's supreme leader, Kim Jong Un has reportedly ordered the execution of 33 people for converting to Christianity and receiving money from a South Korean Baptist missionary to start 500 underground churches.
Kim Jong-un, the supreme leader of North Korea, has called for the execution of 33 people for reportedly working as accomplices to South Korean Baptist missionary Kim Jung-wook and planning to help him create 500 underground churches. Show More Summary
There is almost zero daylight between the National Iranian American Council and the agenda of the “supreme leader’s” theocratic regime.
New York Times: Clubs of elite donors in both parties are taking a more central role in shaping policy and campaigns, displacing party leaders and the outside-spending organizations they helped create after the Supreme Court's Citizens United decision in 2010. Show More Summary
Russia Today is reporting The Supreme Council of Ukraine's Autonomous Republic of Crimea dissolved the current government and elected Crimea's Russian Unity Party leader Sergey Aksyonov as the new chairman. Fifty-five out of 64 MPs voted for the government’s dissolution. Show More Summary
A petition addressed to Hassan Rouhani, president of Iranian and head of its Supreme Security Council, requesting the release of Mir Hossein Mousavi, Mehdi Karroubi, and Zahra Rahnavard from house arrest has gathered more than 13,000 signatures since its online publication on February 12.
Tim Cook may happen to be the leader of the most successful technology company in the world right now, but before Apple’s CEO reigned supreme he was just another pimple-faced high schooler from a small town in Alabama. Cook likes … Read more ›
In an interview with Dana Website, Mohammad Reza Touyserkani, the representative of the Supreme Leader inside the IRGC's Basij paramilitary organization, spoke of "special battalions" that have been formed inside the Basij to suppress civil and street protests.
In a speech on February 17 Iran's Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei repeated what he had said almost a year earlier on 21 March 2013, namely, that due to the insistence by President Hassan Rouhani he has authorized the government to negotiate with the United States regarding Iran's nuclear program, but that he is not optimistic about the outcome. Show More Summary
WASHINGTON — The United Nations will bring charges against the North Korean regime, led by current Supreme Leader Kim Jong-Un, of ordering systematic torture, starvation and killings similar to the Nazi Germany era. Reuters reported that the investigators advised Kim Jong-Un in a letter, warning him that he could be charged by the International Criminal […]
If Obama administration officials thought the controversy surrounding the bin Laden death images was put to rest after the Supreme Court refused to consider Judicial Watch’s Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) lawsuit, they could not be more wrong. Show More Summary
As American officials tout success of nuclear negotiations, Iran's Supreme Leader says the negotiations are failing.
From Iran's supreme leader, the Ayatollah Ali Khamenei, lowering expectations for the nuclear talks that start tomorrow in Vienna: I am not optimistic about the negotiations. It will not lead anywhere, but I am not opposed either. What our foreign ministry and officials have started will continue and Iran will not violate its (pledge)... Show More Summary
The Supreme Leader of Iran, Ayatollah Khamenei, released a statement this week urging university students to "refine your souls and to approach God," but also to prepare for "cyber-war." According to Iran's Mehr News Agency, the Ayatollah...Show More Summary
The California' Supreme court's ethics advisory committee has recommended that it ban judges from membership in the Boy Scouts because the group does not allow homosexuals to serve as troop leaders. California judges are banned from membership in groups that discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation. Show More Summary
Good news from the Union Leader in New Hampshire regarding an activist with the group Cop Block, dedicated to exposing and blocking bad police practicies: The New Hampshire Supreme Court threw out the felony wiretapping convictions of...Show More Summary
Diana Ross in Austin 2013 (more by Tim Griffin) Former Supremes leader and R&B/soul/disco legend Diana Ross is heading back out on the road for another tour this year. The tour brings her to NYC for a show at The...