We must summon the political willpower in order to reduce global warming pollution, lead the world in the advancement of clean energy, lessen our dependence on foreign oil and secure America's safety and prosperity.
On this 4th of July, a day that celebrates the birth of a strong nation, one can only hope that all Americans take the time to reflect on their true mission. To come together with the desire to end these wars.
Rep. Lowey's statement that she would not support foreign aid until there was an end to corruption is understandable. But cutting off foreign aid now is absolutely the wrong approach for the US to take in Afghanistan.
For decades, the ROTC was an unwelcome sight on Ivy League campuses, in part because of the ban on lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer servicemembers. Now they're allowed back, and many students aren't pleased.