I don’t pretend to be an expert on Ukraine, or Ukrainian-Russian social, historical and economic ties. I do recall after the break-up of the Soviet Union there was consternation in Ukraine, a country about the size and population of France in what Ukrainians consider to be the heart […]
Our political team spent a couple of days last week making the rounds of key congressional offices to strategize, feel out the new political landscape, and push for action on ending the war in Afghanistan, taking further steps to eliminate the threat of nuclear weapons, and building out […]
Vice President Biden gave a major policy speech today on nuclear weapons (full text here), discussing the administration’s nuclear weapons agenda, their funding request for nuclear weapons, and key steps towards a nuclear weapons free world, like ratification of the New START agreement and the Comprehensive Test Ban […]
pardon the Obama signs in the back. What’s important about this video is the rush for the youth vote. As a recently graduated ‘youth’ – well kind of youth…perhaps on the tail end of youth (but if the boomers can stay young forever why not their kids, right?). […]
Honestly, this just makes me sick. What kind of country are we?
The disaffection of Ohio’s working class. by George Packer October 13, 2008 “You can’t make the assumption that because people are suffering economically,” a union official said, that “they’ll vote Democratic.” Barbie Snodgrass had agreed to meet me at a Kentucky Fried Chicken outlet, on a strip of […]