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Paying Attention to Protect Us

Paying Attention to Protect Us

12.19.2013
After spending a day providing mindfulness training for U.S. Customs and Boarder Protection officers at a major U.S. port of entry, I see...

Peace on Earth, Good Will Toward Men: Remembering Ambassador Chris Stevens

12.19.2013
It is said that war is a failure of diplomacy. It is. But the assassination of a humane and intelligent diplomat is an even greater default,...

9/11 Case Stalls for Mental Competency Hearing

12.19.2013
After Ramzi Bin al Shibh four times objected in court this week to the noisiness of his prison cell at night, the judge presiding over...

McCarthyism in Korea?

12.17.2013
North Korea's influence in South Korea has declined -- from an already low point -- and yet the South Korean government has reacted as...

9/11 Defendant Ejected From Court (Twice) After Protesting Prison Conditions

12.17.2013
The judge presiding over the 9/11 case at the Guantanamo military hearings had one of the five co-defendants forcibly removed from the...
King: Terror Threat More Dangerous Than Ever Before

King: Terror Threat More Dangerous Than Ever Before

12.16.2013
U.S. Rep. Peter King was in Concord on Dec. 16, helping Republicans raise money to take back the Legislature next year.

Staying in Afghanistan Is a Recipe for More Terrorism

12.13.2013
Barack Obama is daring the terrorists. He's standing in their front yard. He's calling them out. Of course, that's not how it's reported....

The Liberating Power of the Positive

12.12.2013
When we erode the liberties and compromise the values that underwrite our national strength through overprotection, then the terrorists...

Revisiting America's Disgraceful Treatment of Mandela

12. 9.2013
Contrary to belief, the malignant treatment by the U.S. of Mandela didn't end with his release from prison in 1990, the official unbanning...
A Closer Look at Reactionary Posthumous Attacks on Nelson Mandela

A Closer Look at Reactionary Posthumous Attacks on Nelson Mandela

12. 9.2013
Calling Mandela a Communist or a terrorist shortly after his death is mean-spirited, but it is a bigger condemnation of the moral blindness...
Nelson Mandela Was On The U.S. Terrorist Watch List Until 2008

Nelson Mandela Was On The U.S. Terrorist Watch List Until 2008

Shadee Ashtari  12. 5.2013
Former South African President Nelson Mandela passed away Thursday evening at the age of 95. While he was revered by politicians today...
Hollywood Without the Happy Ending

Hollywood Without the Happy Ending

12. 5.2013
As details of programs like Penny Lane and GRS tumble out into the open, shedding light on how the CIA has fought its secret war, it is...

NRC Probes Indian Point Security Lapses

12. 3.2013
The Nuclear Regulatory Commission is investigating possibly major lapses in security at the Indian Point nuclear power plants, including...
Rogers Warns Of Rising Terrorism Threat

Rogers Warns Of Rising Terrorism Threat

12. 1.2013
WASHINGTON (AP) — The terrorism threat against the United States is increasing and Americans aren't as safe as they were a year or two...