Category Archives: Politics

US Diplomatic Cables Show Race To Carve Up Arctic

Check out this BBC video about the effects of climate change on the Arctic, and the US/Russia race to carve up the resources.

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Obama At 2011 White House Correspondents Dinner

This is always one of the funniest speeches a president makes, and this is no exception. Obama gets some great jabs in at Fox News and Donald Trump.

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Egypt Political Cartoon

With the revolution going full swing, this political cartoon is very accurate today.

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Taliban In Pakistan

Taliban in Pakistan debuts today on VBS.TV and is the highly anticipated follow-up to one of the most successful VBS pieces to date, The Gun Markets of Pakistan. In a departure from the usual impersonal news coverage, Suroosh dives into … Continue reading

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Camacho – Palin 2012

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How to end the Great Recession

This is a fantastic article in the NYTimes about why we haven’t seen any improvement in the economy since it went down the tubes in 2008. The writer, Robert Reich, notes that we’ve used every economic booster known to man, … Continue reading

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Deepwater Horizon Burning And Sinking

This calamity was a real wake up call to the world. When there is some sort of disaster regarding oil on the supply side prices always spike, it’s only logical since we’re told we live in a world where the … Continue reading

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Bush Shakes Hand With Haitians Wipes Hand On Clinton

Wow, this guy is a piece of work. Never ceases to amaze.

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Wall Street Bailout Con Job

Matt Taibbi has a new blistering attack on Wall Street published in Rolling Stone, this is a must read. Check it out

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