Discover a new way to find and share stories you'll love… Learn about Reading Desk

Trend Results : United States of America


Blog Post Results (1-20 of 8145)

FILTER RESULTS

10 Things The World Can’t Stand About Americans

The United States of America is without a doubt the most influential nation on the planet, and fair or not, that influence has led to numerous things the world can’t stand about Americans. Many of these things could be classified as stereotypes of how Americans act and think, and whether true or not, those perceptions […]

NYC Schools Brace For Thousands of New Illegal Immigrants, With "Large Numbers" Still To Come

The word has gone out to New York schools, "Expect more illegal immigrants". Principals are being told to prepare for " 2,350 migrant children from Central America who crossed into the United States unaccompanied — with many more toShow More Summary

Has the United States Run Out of Ways to Make the Death Penalty More Humane?

?In the summer of 2011, Hospira—the only company in America still producing sodium thiopental, the painless lethal injection drug—moved their facilities to Italy under the condition that the company would stop producing the drug because it violated a European Union law. Show More Summary

Fox's Eric Bolling Accuses 'President Obama And His Minions' Of Ripping America Apart

Fox's resident flame thrower Eric Bolling wrapped this Saturday's Cashin' In with a huge heaping helping of projection and by pretending that everything was going just wonderfully in the United States until that evil Kenyan usurper came...Show More Summary

Post 9/11 Stat You Should Know: America has now Conducted 500 Targeted Killings

Micah Zenko Security, United States As of today, the United States has now conducted 500 targeted killings (approximately 98 percent of them with drones), which have killed an estimated 3,674 people, including 473 civilians. The most...Show More Summary

America's Immigration Nightmare Continues

Howard W. Foster Immigration, Domestic Politics, United States I disagree with the president’s use of executive power to protect illegal immigrants who have openly defied our laws for years. But he’s right to say that our immigration policy is “broken” and we have “de facto amnesty.” Neither party wants to deport them. Show More Summary

Welcoming the Stranger With Executive Action

Faith leaders across the United States were eager to hear President Obama outline a series of executive actions that he is taking to address America's immigration crisis. Conservative evangelical Christians, progressive mainline Christians...Show More Summary

Meet the Fortune 500 Companies Funding the Political Resegregation of America

Over the past four to five years, the United States has been resegregated—politically. In states where registered Democrats outnumber Republicans and presidential races can be nail-biters, skillful Republican operatives have mountedShow More Summary

Steve King Warns: 'If America Boils Over, So Will the United States House of Representatives'

On Thursday’s coverage of President Barack Obama’s address to the nation regarding changes to executive immigration policy, Rep. Steve King (R-IA) made an appearance to react to the executive action. King questioned the constitutionality of the action and question the authenticity of Obama’s remarks. Show More Summary

Socail Justice Coming To The United States Of America: 98% Of All Murders In 2012 Went Unsolved In Mexico

Those Who Are Seriously Interested In Helping "The Least Of These" - RIGHT OR LEFT - Would Be Focusing On Stabilizing The Situation SOUTH OF THE BORDER - And Not Upon The Battle Between The Two "Dung Producing Party Animals" In This Nation Source Source

All Hail King Barack Obama, Emperor Of The United States Of America!

As President Barack Obama dictates his immigration decree on Thursday night, Republicans from all different sides of the party are responding by calling him “king” or “emperor” or some variant of those tyrant-sounding terms. “If ‘Emperor...Show More Summary

New Answers Will Be Needed to Cure America's Doctor Shortage

In today's rapidly changing American health care system, one problem -- a critical shortage of doctors -- threatens to dwarf all other concerns. The situation is already bad. The United States has a current shortage of 16,000 primary...Show More Summary

America Could Get 10 Percent Of Its Energy From Solar Power By 2030

Though the figure might sound impossible to some, the report's authors say the goal can be met, so long as the United States implements ambitious policy goals for solar energy. The post America Could Get 10 Percent Of Its Energy From Solar Power By 2030 appeared first on ThinkProgress.

America to take on the world in Philly Auto Show face-off

3 days agoVehicles / Cars : Hemmings.com

Photo by the author. On the global stage, the United States typically works with its allies to resolve conflicts of all sorts. Next year, however, the United States will have no allies to rely on as it takes on every other auto-producing country on its own in the third annual Philadelphia Auto Show Face-Off. Conceived […]

JFK Assassination: ‘Confessed Killer’ Revealed In Newsmax TV Documentary, Network Claims

The JFK assassination mystery will finally be solved Thursday night, November 20, when Newsmax TV airs a new documentary featuring the “confessed killer” of the 35th President of the United States of America. At least, that’s according...Show More Summary

World War 3: Isolated Vladimir Putin Could Spell Trouble For Europe, Experts Say

Fears of World War 3 are rising after Russian President Vladimir Putin increased his country’s activity in Ukraine and the Baltic region and unleashed his sharpest words yet for the United States, saying that America has plans to “subdue” Russia. Show More Summary

Making Asian-American Women Visible: The Joy Luck Club

Asian Americans often feel invisible within the dominant white culture in the United States. Few American television programs, movies and commercial Internet sites focus on Asian Americans. Part of this invisibility of Asian Americans...Show More Summary

‘The United States of Thanksgiving’, A Recipe Guide That Reflects the Distinct Personality of Each American State

4 days agoOdd : Laughing Squid

Florida – Mojo Turkey The New York Times has created “The United States of Thanksgiving” a wonderful recipe guide with unique recipes that reflects the individuality of each state in America. We’ve scoured the nation for recipes that evoke each of the 50 states (and D.C. and Puerto Rico). These are our picks for the […]

In accusing HRC of 'war on Christians,' American Family Association reveals own desire (need?) to fight

4 days agoLGBT / Gay : Good As You

The Human Rights Campaign has launched new initiatives to talk to and with Christians in the southern United States. "A war on Christians," demands the American Family Association: “There is a war against the Bible in America and a war...

United States ranked 21st worldwide in personal freedom

We're not number one. In fact, when it comes to personal freedom, we're not even close — so says a new international ranking from the Legatum Institute in London. No less than 20 other nations ranked ahead of America in regards to personal freedom, which is calculated based on protections of civil rights and civil liberties. Show More Summary

Copyright © 2011 Regator, LLC