GOP Rep. Jeff Duncan: Climate Change Isn’t A Threat, Focus On Crimes Against Christians Instead

Yesterday, a House Homeland Security subcommittee hearing was held by House Republicans to address climate change, and how they thought the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) was spending too much time on it. The Subcommittee on Oversight and Management Efficiency (that should be an oxymoron) which has a Republican majority that includes South Carolina Rep. […]

Bobby Jindal Complains That President Obama is ‘Unfit To Be Commander in Chief’

Just when I thought Bobby Jindal couldn’t do anything more blatant to pander to the far right ahead of the 2016 Republican primaries, he goes and pulls another stunt. Right after meeting with President Obama along with other governors at the White House, Bobby Jindal got in front of the microphone to proclaim that President […]

Bush Knew the Patriot Act Would be a Political Trap for All Future Politicians

When the Bush administration pushed for (and passed) the Patriot Act, they knew exactly what they were doing.  They seized on a time in our country where we were afraid, angry and distraught over what had happened on September 11, 2001. It was the perfect time to pass something that on September 10, 2001 would […]

There’s a Big Difference Between the Actions of Bradley Manning and Edward Snowden

Last week I wrote an article calling Bradley Manning a traitor, which caused quite the uproar within the liberal community.  It even led to my appearance on HuffPost Live where I discussed Bradley Manning’s impact on the United States. Well, over the last week we’ve also had the story from The Guardian involving the NSA and […]