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Condoleeza Rice Tells Grads To Find People They Disagree WIth

The Huffington Post | Tyler Kingkade | Posted 05.17.2016 | College

During High Point University's May 7 commencement, former Secretary of State Condoleeza Rice urged the Class of 2016 to find opinions that differ from...

CIA in the Crosshairs

Joe Peyronnin | Posted 11.27.2016 | Entertainment
Joe Peyronnin

The Showtime documentary, "The Spymasters: CIA in the Crosshairs," which will air Saturday night, pulls the curtain back on America's most secret agency and sheds light on its successes and failures.

Reading the Pictures: The Senate CIA Torture Report and Our Favorite Rice Photo of All Time

Michael Shaw | Posted 02.09.2015 | Politics
Michael Shaw

This ran in a NYT article in the Music section dated April 9, 2006, and it read, as we posted at the time, like "fiddling while Iraq burns." In light of the Senate C.I.A. torture report summary released yesterday, however, it strikes a different chord.

Commencement Speakers, Academic Freedom and the Pursuit of Excellence

Dr. Diana E. Sheets | Posted 07.19.2014 | Education
Dr. Diana E. Sheets

Intellectual growth necessitates becoming exposed to differing ideas and world views -- even if they threaten our core values and beliefs. To do less is to relinquish academic freedom in favor of social conformity.

The U.S. Cuba Embargo: Making Diplomacy Impossible

Arturo Lopez Levy | Posted 02.10.2014 | Latino Voices
Arturo Lopez Levy

Instead of seeking a superficial fix, the United States needs to lift its trade embargo on Cuba or at least remove the country from the state terrorism list. The time has come to normalize economic ties, improve political relations, and allow financial transactions to function regularly.

The Chuck Hagel Bombshell

Sarwar Kashmeri | Posted 04.20.2013 | Politics
Sarwar Kashmeri

It is the death throes of the neoconservatives' hold on United States foreign policy that makes the confirmation of Hagel and the installation of the Biden-Kerry-Hagel team so critically important for the United States and the world.

A Response to Kathryn Bigelow's Latest Statement on Zero Dark Thirty and Torture

Jonathan Kim | Posted 03.19.2013 | Entertainment
Jonathan Kim

Zero Dark Thirty ignores the fact that America's torture program inspired anti-U.S. sentiment around the world, causing many to vow revenge on the U.S. and its allies.

Susan Rice Is President Obama's Call to Make for Secretary of State

Earl Ofari Hutchinson | Posted 11.26.2012 | Politics
Earl Ofari Hutchinson

There are legitimate questions and concerns that should be raised about the deaths of the four Americans at Benghazi. But to use that terrible event to discredit the legion of ground-breaking, successful foreign policy accomplishments of the Obama Administration is beyond unconscionable.

Watch Football In Style With NFL's Revamped Womens Line

The Huffington Post | Michelle Marques | Posted 11.22.2012 | Black Voices

Football is no longer just for the guys, and the NFL is encouraging its female fans to show their love of the game with their revamped women's line. ...

Baghdad vs Benghazi: A Tale of Two Rices

Lauren Brown Jarvis | Posted 01.20.2013 | Politics
Lauren Brown Jarvis

If Susan Rice must be held to account, so must Condoleeza Rice. Leading America into a costly and deadly war that has no real signs of ending has been a detriment to our economy and families everywhere who've lost family members or had them return home in a condition far worse than when they left.

Rice Hits GOP For Sending 'Mixed Messages'

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 11.09.2012 | Politics

WASHINGTON — Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice says the Republican Party must adapt better to rapidly changing demographics in the United S...

Your Start-Up Life: Find Leaders Better Than You

Rana Florida | Posted 11.06.2012 | Business
Rana Florida

A modern day super-activist, Executive Director and co-founder of One Jamie Drummond's adversaries are global poverty, hunger, climate change, AIDS and other infectious diseases. His mission is literally to help save millions of lives.

The 'Empty Chair' in Tampa Belonged to George W. Bush

N. E. Marsden | Posted 11.05.2012 | Politics
N. E. Marsden

Eastwood's gag dramatically (and some would say brilliantly) turned the spotlight on Obama, while deflecting attention from the president who was missing. After all, Eastwood "talked" to Barack Obama. No one talked to Bush.

Condoleezza Rice: U.S. Voice 'Muted' Under Obama

AP/The Huffington Post | Posted 08.29.2012 | Politics

TAMPA, Fla. — Former Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice said the voice of the United States in world affairs "has been muted" under President Barac...

Condoleezza Rice Has VP Advice For Romney

Posted 05.04.2012 | Politics

Condoleezza Rice has some thoughts on what Mitt Romney should be looking for in a running mate. "Somebody who actually wants to run for office wou...

Jennifer Lopez Praises Women at the Glamour Awards

Regina Weinreich | Posted 01.08.2012 | Home
Regina Weinreich

Lopez received the final award in the star-studded Carnegie Hall tribute that also honored Gabrielle Giffords, Glee's Lea Michele, Arianna Huffington and Gloria Steinem for "starting it all."

It's Not Because Cain Is Black

Andy Ostroy | Posted 01.07.2012 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

What is bringing Herman Cain down isn't his color, but rather his off-color comments and gestures he's been accused of by women who've felt harassed and threatened by him, and frightened and angry enough to have filled out complaint reports.

Michael Brown Spreads Katrina Blame In New Book

The Washington Post | Hide This | Posted 08.15.2011 | Home

In his new book “Deadly Indifference,” Michael Brown, the FEMA director when Hurricane Katrina hit the Gulf Coast, charges President Bush with “...

An Unsanitized Look at the Origins of the Iraq War

Joseph A. Palermo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Joseph A. Palermo

The debacle in Iraq is not merely a result of errors in planning or poor decision-making. Soldiers are still risking their lives every day in Iraq, "combat" or no "combat," and many more will die for this policy our neo-con leaders handed down to us.

Jon Stewart, Keith Richards, Condoleeza Rice: Big Bestsellers Coming This Fall

USA Today | Bob Minzesheimer and Jocelyn McClurg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

BookExpo America -- where 30,000 booksellers, publishers and authors mingled to talk up the fall book season -- concluded Thursday in New York. USA TO...

International Women's Day: 13 Essential Books On Equality For Women (PHOTOS, POLL)

The Huffington Post | Posted 09.27.2011 | Home

It's International Women's Day and the theme this year is equal rights, equal opportunity and progress for all. HuffPost editors chose a few books tha...

Condoleezza Rice Endorses Whitman for Governor

NBC Los Angeles | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Just over a year after she got out of the political spotlight, a familiar headliner is putting her name back in the news. Former U.S. Secretary of ...

The War on Terrorism Ends; and the Winner is... China

Leon T. Hadar | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Leon T. Hadar

The American neglect of the Asia-Pacific region and its policy concerns has not only alienated its friends in the region. It has also hurt long term U.S. economic and strategic interests.

Sam Stein Discusses Cheney 2012, Condoleeza Rice's Afghanistan Comments On Rachel Maddow Show (VIDEO)

Huff TV | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Huff TV

Huffington Post political reporter Sam Stein weighs in on Condoleeza Rice's comments on Afghanistan during an appearance Tuesday evening on The Rachel...

Ridge Says Bushies Exploited Terror Threats for Political Purposes. No S**t, Sherlock

Andy Ostroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

The Ridge revelation is a huge story, but not a surprising one. Anyone with half a brain knew that the Bushies waged their own terror campaign for political advantage leading up to the 2004 election.