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Star Trek's Disappointing 50th Anniversary Coincides With the Deflating End of the Obama Era

William Bradley | Posted 12.06.2016 | Entertainment
William Bradley

The dramatic rebooted revival of 'Star Trek' coincided with the beginning of the Obama Era. There was clear synchronicity, as new President Barack Oba...

The Presidency of Al Gore, 2001-2009, Redux

Norman MacAfee | Posted 10.19.2016 | Politics
Norman MacAfee

In 2000, the Green Party candidate had siphoned off enough progressive votes to assure Bush's victory and the disasters that followed. In 2016, a vote for the Libertarian or Green presidential ticket is a vote for Trump. It is existentially essential to vote for Hillary Clinton.

Redeeming Corbyn: the Positive Aspects of His Leadership

Louis McEvoy | Posted 08.18.2016 | Politics
Louis McEvoy

I don't like Jeremy Corbyn. He is perhaps the worst Labour leader in history. He is a woefully lousy and uncharismatic orator, a man who would lead La...

Reflecting On The Next Generation's Lessons Learned From Our Presidential Leadership Journey

Joshua W. Walker | Posted 07.22.2016 | World
Joshua W. Walker

@ Grant Miller Photography It sounded like a train rolling through a station or a powerful earthquake shaking the historic Central High School of Lit...

Tony Blair's Ruination, And Hillary Clinton's Real Problem

William Bradley | Posted 07.12.2016 | Media
William Bradley

For the past seven years, the British government has done something the Obama administration opted against, mounting a painstaking official inquiry into the origins and conduct of the Iraq War.

Tony Blair's Former Deputy Says Iraq War Was Illegal After Damning Report

Reuters | Andrew Hart | Posted 07.09.2016 | World

Britain broke international law when it invaded Iraq in 2003, its deputy prime minister at the time, John Prescott, said on Sunday in the wake of a cr...

Tony Blair's Day Of Reckoning

David Coates | Posted 07.09.2016 | Politics
David Coates

The Bush/Blair mindset that left them so confident about their right to rearrange other people's political furniture in a country far removed from their own is a mindset that has not gone away: and it needs to.

An Unwanted Birthday Present -- Or Why W Was The Worst President In Recent History

Dennis Jett | Posted 07.08.2016 | Politics
Dennis Jett

Last Wednesday, July 6th, was George W. Bush's 70th birthday and should have been an occasion for celebration. He got a present that he probably would rather not have received, however -- the long-awaited report on the British role in the invasion of Iraq.

The Chilcot Report: Too Little, Too Late

Scott Ritter | Posted 07.07.2016 | Politics
Scott Ritter

It does not go far enough in criminalizing the actions of the Blair government with regard to its conduct in the lead-up to the war in Iraq, and it comes far too late to have any relevance in shaping public opinion in a manner which could have produced meaningful political results.

Tony Blair Got It Wrong: He And George W. Bush Did Fuel Terrorism

The Huffington Post | Akbar_Ahmed | Posted 07.06.2016 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Tony Blair, Britain's former prime minister and George W. Bush's chief ally in the 2003 invasion of Iraq, spent Wednesday playing defens...

Iraqi Who Toppled Saddam's Statue Says Blair, Bush Should Be Put On Trial

Reuters | Jesselyn Cook | Posted 07.06.2016 | World

BAGHDAD (Reuters) - The Iraqi man who was filmed attacking Saddam Hussein's statue with a sledgehammer when U.S. troops stormed into Baghdad in 2003 s...

Dear Tony Blair: It's Not The Pitch, It's The Product

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 06.30.2016 | Politics
Richard (RJ) Eskow

One thing is clear: Although Tony Blair laments the failure of the "political center," this didn't happen because he and his colleagues failed. It happened because they succeeded.

Brexiting: Clinton And Warren Look Like Strong Casting While Brit Pols Are Just Casting About

William Bradley | Posted 06.28.2016 | Media
William Bradley

Brexiting: Clinton and Warren Look Like Strong Casting While Brit Pols Are Just Casting About There's a lot of calculation at work when a presidenti...

Michael Moore Invades Britain with his Newest Film

Sophia A. McClennen | Posted 06.14.2016 | Entertainment
Sophia A. McClennen

Revolutionary documentarian Michael Moore took his latest film on the road to the UK this week. Oscar shortlisted, "Where to Invade Next" premiered in...

Netanyahu's House of Cards

Guy Golan | Posted 05.27.2016 | Politics
Guy Golan

Weeks of behind closed door maneuvering by Tony Blair, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry, and Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi attempted to bring together a centrists' coalition government comprised of Netnayahu's Likud and the opposition Labor Party.

Blair: I Underestimated The Destabilizing Forces Unleashed By Iraq Invasion

The Guardian | Paul Vale | Posted 05.24.2016 | World
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Tony Blair has admitted he profoundly underestimated the forces that were going to be unleashed in Iraq after the war, and says his understanding of t...

Democratic Primaries in the Shadow of Neoliberalism

David Coates | Posted 05.18.2016 | Politics
David Coates

Across the Democratic coalition as a whole, the last seven years have witnessed the increasing presence in the progressive policy debate of two linked but competing lists of policy preferences.

A Radical New Concept for Saving the World

Wahab Raofi | Posted 05.17.2016 | World
Wahab Raofi

The U.S. and other nations pour billions of dollars in aid into countries like Pakistan and Egypt. Why not leverage that financial support to nudge the creation of transparent, efficient, honest and fair governance? The world is changing, and so should its political systems.

5 Ways to Increase Brand Recognition

Brett Berhoff | Posted 05.04.2016 | Business
Read More: Branding, Personal Branding, Brand, Donald Trump, Creativity, Motivation, Success and Motivation, Success, Personal Development, Self-Help, Self Help, Art, Startups, Business, UK Business, Business News, Small Business News and Trends, Ceos, Executive Compensation, Life Coaching, Lifestyle, UK Lifestyle, Life, UK Lifestyle News, Hplifestyle, Work-Life Balance, Life Lessons, The Balanced Life, Life After Divorce, Music, UK Music, Musica, Politics, Entertainment, UK Entertainment, What-Is-Working-Small-Businesses, Healthy Living, Healthy Living Health News, Healthy Eating, Healthy Living Spirit, Healthy Lifestyle, Healthy Living Mind, World News, World, Comedy, UK Comedy, Gay Marriage, Gay Rights, Gay, Sports, Oprah Winfrey, Sleep, Emotional Wellness, Wellness, Good News, Inspiration, Motherhood, Jobs, Technology, College, Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook, Dr. Phil, Doctors, Psychology, Emotional Intelligence, Money, Arianna Huffington, Fortune 500, Startup, Democrats, Democratic Party, Republicans, Republican Party, Republican, President Obama, President Barack Obama, Presidential Debates, Presidential Election, Race, Economia, Vice President, Kim Kardashian, The Kardashians, Khloe Kardashian, Kanye West, Bill Gates, Richard Branson, Tony Blair, Sport, Québec Sports, Sports Highlights, Autos, Tesla, Silicon Valley, Sex, Same-Sex Marriage, Weight Loss, Madonna, Brad Pitt, Los Angeles, Angelina Jolie, Hollywood, Movies, Television, Radio, Internet, International, Adele, Leonardo Dicaprio, Johnny Depp, Tom Cruise, Matt Damon, George Clooney, Will Smith, Coca-Cola, Democratic Convention, Republican Convention, Paul Ryan, Green Living, Social Media, Twitter, Instagram, Whatsapp, Google, Yahoo, Linkedin, Nonprofits, Steve Jobs, Apple, Iphone, Samsung, Mobile, Advice and Health, Parenting Advice, Relationship Advice, Career Advice, Dating Advice, Photos, Photography, Weird Photos & Videos, Business News
Brett Berhoff

Branding is one of the most POWERFUL tools in business. It always has been. In many cases, branding holds more power than that of a patent or trade secret. Strong brands are tough to beat.

The Democrats and the Donald

David Coates | Posted 03.19.2016 | Politics
David Coates

When asking ourselves the key questions - who is best placed to defeat Donald Trump in November, and who is best placed to pull the Senate back into Democratic control - many of us still believe that the answer is not Hillary Clinton. It is Bernie Sanders.

Stupid Is as Stupid Votes: The U.S.-Russia Ceasefire and Our War on Errorism

Sam Corey | Posted 02.26.2016 | Politics
Sam Corey

Simply put, terrorism is an ideology and a tactic. Declaring War on Terrorism is as silly as proclaiming war on kamikazes during World War II.

The Sanders Saga: From Protest to Power?

William Bradley | Posted 02.06.2017 | Politics
William Bradley

Is Senator Bernie Sanders on the verge of morphing from protest leader into potential President of the United States? And would that be good or bad for what has been a strikingly successful cause-oriented campaign?

Kenya: 2015 in Review

Washington Osiro | Posted 01.05.2017 | World
Washington Osiro

The year 2015 saw a Kenyan government unable to keep its citizenry safe and secure largely because of its inability to maintain a competent, well-armed, well-equipped and professional law enforcement and security apparatus.

Dick Cheney Busted

The Huffington Post | Amanda Terkel | Posted 12.03.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The cold, stony visage of Dick Cheney will now forever greet visitors to the U.S. Capitol. On Thursday, Cheney's family unveiled the of...

Tony Blair: 2003 Iraq Invasion Contributed To Rise Of ISIS

Reuters | Chloe Angyal | Posted 10.25.2015 | World

Former British Prime Minister Tony Blair acknowledged the 2003 invasion of Iraq played a part in the rise of the Islamic State militant group, and apo...