Politics articles

Egypt

Egypt Update: Muhamed Morsi Refuses Ultimatum!

Egypt Update: Muhamed Morsi Refuses Ultimatum!

Yesterday, the Chief General of the Egyptian army told President Muhamed Morsi to give in to the people’s demands or the military would have to intervene. Morsi refused. The protests in Egypt’s Tahrir Square swelled with thousands demanding the current president, Muhamed Morsi, resign from his office. Just yesterday, General Abdel Fattah al-Sisi gave President Morsi

snn

CNN Broadcasts George Zimmerman’s SSN!

CNN has made a number mistakes over the past few years, but broadcasting George Zimmerman’s Social Security Number on live TV is up there on the list of biggest ‘oops’ moments. CNN quickly cut away from the still image, but DVR is a thing so the image went viral. CNN also decided to weigh in

Egyptian Protests (16)

Egyptians Demand Morsi To Step Down Or Else!

Millions of Egyptians gathered to protest President Mohamed Morsi and the ruling Muslim Brotherhood, ransacking the Islamic party’s headquarters and setting it on fire. Six people were killed in the Egyptian protest against the Muslim Brotherhood and President Morsi. At the same time, Morsi received the resignations of four of his cabinet ministers, all doing

Sarah Palin

Sarah Palin Leaving The GOP?!

Former Alaska Governor Sarah Palin plans on leaving the GOP and starting her very own ‘Freedom Party’! Former Republican nominee for Vice President Sarah Palin entertained the idea of building a ‘Freedom Party’ while answering questions via twitter on Fox News Saturday. The tweet read: “Would you & Mark Levin be willing to build a

GETTYSBURG WOLVERINES D

Battle Of Gettysburg 150th Anniversary!

July 1st marks the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Gettysburg, the most violent battle in the American Civil War. 150 years to the day, civil war re-enactors got their chance to partake in the Battle of Gettysburg. The 3 day battle began on July 1st, in and around the town of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania. It

boston manhunt

Dzhokar Tsarnaev Indicted On 30 Counts

Boston bombing suspect Dzhokar Tsarnaev has been formally indicted on 30 separate counts, 17 of those counts carry the death sentence. A federal grand jury released the indictments yesterday. The charges include: 15 counts of possession and use of a firearm resulting in death 7 counts use of or conspiracy to use a weapon of

Crisis in Syria

US Has Supplied The Syrian Rebels Since 2012?!

President Obama recently confirmed the US will start supplying the Syrian rebels with weapons. It turns out we’ve been secretly supplying them since last year. CIA operatives and US special operations troops have been secretly training Syrian rebels with anti-tank and anti-aircraft weapons since late last year. President Obama and the administration only recently announced

DOMA

DOMA and Prop 8 Are Dead!

Early this morning, the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) and Proposition 8 were ruled unconstitutional by the US Supreme Court. As a quick refresher, DOMA was a law that allowed states to refuse to recognize same-sex marriages, barring same-sex couples from insurance and other social benefits. Proposition 8 was a California law that would have banned same-sex

Julia Gillard

Australia’s Prime Minister Ousted!

In a stunning turn of events, Australia’s Prime Minister Julia Gillard has resigned from her office to make room for the new labor party leader, Kevin Rudd. In an early party election called by Gillard, Rudd beat out the current PM to become the head of the Australian Labor Party. In advance of the party

Wendy Davis

Senator Wendy Davis’ Filibuster Succeeded!

After an intense and controversial session in the Texas senate, Senator Wendy Davis successfully filibustered the SB5 anti-abortion bill. The filibuster was ended abruptly by Republican senators in its 11th hour, utilizing the rules on germaneness (or relevancy to the law being debated) to call a third strike on Senator Wendy Davis just after 10 pm. In

Wendy Davis

Senator Wendy Davis’ 13 Hour Filibuster!

Texas Senator Wendy Davis has begun her intended filibuster in order to stop severe abortion restrictions from hitting the governor’s desk. Standing before a packed house of supporters, Davis slammed the pending legislation, which must be voted on by midnight to order to pass. She stated: “I’m rising on the floor today to humbly give voice

Edward Snowden

UPDATE: Snowden’s Travels And Disappearances

In the days following the formal charge of espionage leveled against him, Edward Snowden has travelled and disappeared more times than Houdini. Hong Kong fell silent when the extradition order came for whistleblower Edward Snowden. Snowden had been formally charged with espionage by the U.S. government. By then, he had checked out of his Hong

obama

The NSA Wire-Tapped Obama in 2004?

Russ Tice, a man who blew the whistle on the alleged domestic spying across multiple government agencies in 2005, stated that there was an order to wire-tap President Obama. Russ appeared on, ‘The Boiling Frog Show,’ where he stated that when he was an analyst, he received an order to wire-tap on a certain ‘wannabe senator

Top