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US will eventually bomb Iran as it bombed others - foreign policy expert

<b>William Blum:</b> I don't think US foreign policy will change at all, regardless of who is in the White House, Bush or Clinton, or who else is running. …

GOP Letter to Iran: Breathtaking Attempt to Sabotage U.S. Foreign Policy, Stampede U.S. Into War

According to Bloomberg News:<p>A group of 47 Republican senators has written an open letter to Iran's leaders warning them that any nuclear deal they sign with President Barack Obama's administration won't last after Obama leaves office.<p>Their action is a brazen, breathtaking attempt to sabotage U.S. …

Republicans are crossing a dangerous new line: sabotaging US foreign policy

Throughout Barack Obama's presidency, Republicans in Congress have deployed a strategy that has worked remarkably well for them: oppose, obstruct, and sabotage the Obama administration at every turn.<p>"The single most important thing we want to achieve is for President Obama to be a one-term …

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United States Foreign Policy : Cuba and Latin America.

United States Foreign Policy : Cuba and Latin America.<p>Updated on June 26, 2016<p>Ernesto "Che" Guevara<p>This would have been a comment on klarawieck's …

Cuban-Americans Are Getting Over Republicans

Republicans have been fighting to regain lost ground with Latino voters after Mitt Romney's unsuccessful presidential campaign. A new report shows the problem may be even bigger than they imagined.<p>An analysis of survey data by the Pew Research Center published Tuesday shows that the Cuban …

Republicans Bother to Vote

<i>''The people have spoken ... and now they must be punished.''</i><p>- New York City Mayor Ed Koch's quip after an election loss<p>The politicians elected Nov. 4 to new jobs will soon be blamed for doing the same sort of things that their ousted predecessors did as they tried to mate good governance with …

Why Should We Care What Mitt Romney Has to Say About Foreign Policy?

Mitt Romney thinks America needs to beef up its military and wrote an op-ed to that effect in the <i>Washington Post</i>. But why should we care what some warmongering failed politician has to say about anything?<p><i>Mitt Romney at the 2013 Conservative Political Action Conference. Photo via Flickr user</i> …

Pentagon: ISIL war could last 'years'

The first airstrikes launched against the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant in Syria by the U.S. and a handful of Arab allies were “very successful,” the Pentagon said Tuesday, but warned they were just the start of a long campaign that could go on for years.<p>“Last night’s strikes are the …

Bush/Cheney Created Conditions That Led Directly to ISIL

It takes a lot of gall for people like Dick Cheney to utter even one critical word about President Obama's strategy to eliminate the threat of ISIL in the Middle East.<p>In fact, it was the unnecessary Bush/Cheney Iraq War that created the conditions that led directly to the rise of the "Islamic State …

5 Things to Know: The President Lays Out the U.S. Plan to Degrade and Destroy ISIL

President Obama travelled to Tampa, Florida to speak to service men and women at MacDill Air Force Base about the U.S. strategy to degrade and ultimately destroy ISIL, a terrorist organization that is killing innocent, unarmed civilians in both Iraq and Syria. ISIL, also known as ISIS or the …

Killing our journalists won’t change U.S. foreign policy

When will these ISIS terrorist thugs realize that the phrase “U.S. journalist” concerns geography, not political science?<p>Killing journalists from …