Politics Information


Politics Information

Counter Intelligence: Accurate Words to Describe Our Dealings with Islamic Terrorists!


Introduction:Although politicians and so-called "Intelligence Experts" are the ones appearing on TV, discussing and relaying the news on the War or Terror, they are far from the ones who actually have anything to do with the war on terror. As in the past so it is today, the real planning in the war on terror goes on in covert ops-rooms by the real "Spooks" from the three letter agencies: CIA, MIA, ISI, MI-5, MI-6, GRU and the FSB, just to name a few of the major players.

Bodyguard Training in Mexico; My Experiences While Providing BG Training in Mexico


Mexico the country of Salsa, Tortillas and Corruption; I first arrived in Mexico City in February 2002 as an instructor for the WFB - the World Federation of Bodyguards. A Mexican security service had contracted Anders Sorenson, the Norwegian WFB instructor and I, to set-up a training program for BG's in Mexico.

Delta


As you know Delta Airlines is close to bankruptcy. Their income is less than their outgo.

Politicians Are Like Car Sales People


Well, another election has come and gone in the US and no matter which way you voted there are some important marketing lessons to learn.First, you need to put aside the campaign rhetoric and focus on the strategy and tactics and there are a number of clear winners for both sides.

Anarchy: Law, Order, and Authority


[Author's Note: Another essay that I wrote on notebook paper during boring school hours. This wonderful little piece was starting in boring English class on Tuesday, November 26, 2002, and continued into Art class.

Plastics In Our Nations Dumps and Landfills


Long Term Environmental Effect of Plastics, Composites and Other Materials on Underground Water Supplies through Leaching and Decay.Today we see old airliners lined up in the desert, which are made of aluminum for the most part.

From Democracy to Omniocracy


Clint Eastwood recently plunged into the murky political pond with his statement, "Extremism is so easy. You've got your position, and that's it.

Patriots and Parrots: Imprisoning Tongues in America


It can be dangerous to engage in free speech. This year alone, 242 journalists, in countries such as Egypt, Morocco, Jordan, and Saudi Arabia, have been tossed into jail for their words, and one has been killed.

The True Power of Terrorism


Those of us hundreds of miles from ground zero sat glued to our television sets with horror and disbelief as two of the tallest buildings in the world slowly disintegrated in a violence of dust and death.Since that bright September morning in 2001, none of us have felt the same.

The Politics Of The American Dream


The American Dream is the promise to have it all and enjoy it all. It's been glorified and sentimentalized as a utopian goal not just by the media and Hollywood stars, but also by businesses and politicians, including the President of the United States.

Colonel Boyd on Limited War and Iraq Victory


In discussing the OODA Loop theory on Limited War by Colonel Boyd with in the context and patterns of conflict, it appears that we as a nation have forgotten the other options dictated by previous conflicts in the works of von Clauswitz "On War" in that we are disregarding such options and scenarios entirely. In our attempt to move the human race into a different space we are also changing the theory of war in order to do so.

Secret Clandestine Facial Recognition Countermeasures and The Future of the CIA


Presently Universities and Private Enterprise are working to build more robust "Facial Recognition Technologies" due to the Homeland Security Funding for such research this field continues to grow. Anti-Terrorist efforts are a worldwide goal, so we are sharing this technologies with allies for use in their countries.

The Dawn On The Nile Valley Has Secrets To Tell!


Amnesty International comments on the proposal that has been laid out by President Obasnjo the Chairman of the African Union in regards to the Sudanese Darfurian issue.The Nigerian President proposed to have an "African Panel for Criminal Justice and Reconciliation" to deal with the crimes committed by the dictatorial regime in Sudan.

Lack of Peace, Reaching Critical Mass


You have in front of you two buttons, one is green the other is black. The green button represents peace and love, the black button represents war and hate and you were put in charge of choosing what the rest of humanity will experience on earth.

Is it just hubris, or ...?


In what the Americans love to describe as the war on terror, there have been no clear winners even though it has been physically going on now for over three years. By the looks of it, the tussle between the United States of America and its perceived enemy will outlast the Second World War at least in terms of duration, if nothing else.

More Articles from Politics Information:
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 | 19 | 20 | 21 | 22 | 23 | 24 | 25 | 26 | 27 | 28 | 29 | 30 | 31 | 32 | 33 | 34 | 35 | 36 | 37 | 38 | 39 | 40 | 41



MORE RESOURCES:
On Politics: Trump and Advisers May Have Different Goals for North Korea  The New York Times

President Trump appears more interested, at least for now, in formally ending the Korean War than in hammering out a road map to denuclearization.


On Politics With Lisa Lerer: A Chat With Dan Crenshaw  The New York Times

Hi. Welcome to On Politics, your guide to the day in national politics. I'm Lisa Lerer, your host. A lot has been made of the new Democratic majority in the House.


Danish Gamblers Bet On Politics  NPR

Denmark's very short national campaign season, with an election this spring without a date set, is causing a gambling bonanza for those willing to bet on who ...


Smollett reactions embody polarized state of politics  The Detroit News

The case of “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett encapsulates the polarized state of political discourse in America.


How Bernie Sanders used the 'Netflix' model of political donations to raise millions  CNN

Bernie Sanders' staggering, one-day fundraising haul underscores how small, recurring donations could be the next breakthrough in political fundraising.


Politics this week  The Economist

Pakistan's prime minister, Imran Khan, warned India not to attack his country in retaliation for a suicide-bombing in Kashmir that killed 40 Indian security ...


On Politics: A Climate Denialist on Trump’s Climate Change Panel  The New York Times

William Happer, a physicist serving as the president's deputy assistant for emerging technologies, has said that carbon dioxide is beneficial to humanity.


All the President's broken men  CNN

They once were Donald Trump's strutting, sharp-suited alpha male political and legal fixers, living high and playing the game hard, seemingly immune from the ...


The Atlantic Politics & Policy Daily: Cleanup in District 9  The Atlantic

North Carolina's Board of Elections unanimously voted to redo the election in the state's Ninth Congressional District.


Julie Bishop quits politics and leaves before Scott Morrison's tribute – video  The Guardian

'I will leave this place positive about the future, proud of the *service* that I have been able to give to my electorate of Curtin, my beloved Liberal party, the state of ...


Steve Martin, Martin Short talk 'SNL,' politics, more before Syracuse show (interview)  syracuse.com

Our syracuse.com interview also covers rumors of a third "Father of the Bride" movie.


Coast Guard officer's alleged massacre plot is terrifying echo of our politics  CNN

The case of an accused Coast Guard lieutenant is the latest reminder of the risks posed by lone terrorists, whose anger can be stoked by inflated political ...


Mitch McConnell is on the verge of facing the 18 longest days of his political life  CNN

Mitch McConnell's life is about to get a lot more complicated.


Talking politics with the “other” side? A few tips for better conversations  St. Paul Pioneer Press

Better Angels, a national group promoting conversations between Republicans and Democrats, has pointers for anyone hoping to facilitate such a conversation ...


Why Georgia is the place for black migration and politics | TheHill  The Hill

Georgia holds a special place in African-American folklore and its appeal could be used to market the state as a destination.


Labour lawmaker quits party in latest jolt to UK politics  Minneapolis Star Tribune

A 12th British lawmaker this week has quit one of the country's main political parties, as fallout from Brexit continues to splinter U.K. politics.


A Green New Deal Is Technologically Possible. Its Political Prospects Are Another Question.  The New York Times

The technology is feasible for a Green New Deal, though experts doubt its goals could be accomplished as quickly as advocates hope. Finding money and ...


Courting Kahanists, Netanyahu takes politics to the gutter  Haaretz

Twenty-five hours before the Knesset gates close to all party representatives, a deal was concluded, certain to go down in the annals of infamy in Israeli politics.


A Larger-Than-Life Rebuke to AOC's Anti-Business Politics  RealClearPolitics

Amazon's decision last week to cancel plans to build a New York City campus was costly for the Big Apple. The online retailing giant would reportedly have ...


Political drama in Thailand as long-delayed election nears  Al Jazeera English

Constitutional Court to meet next week as Thai Raksa Chart faces ban over Princess Ubolratana nomination.


Mayoral matchups and the politics of subtraction  Chicago Tribune

Matchups are everything in Chicago mayoral politics. And with just days before voters go the polls on Feb. 26, it's time to think of matchups. The two candidates ...


Larry Hogan sure sounds like he is going to primary Donald Trump  CNN

The political world is focused on the ever-growing Democratic 2020 field, all jockeying for their chance to beat President Donald Trump next November.


Why racist Rabbi Meir Kahane is roiling Israeli politics 30 years after his death  Haaretz

Meir Kahane, the founder and leader of Israel's openly racist Kach party in the 1970s and '80s, was assassinated in the United States after delivering a lecture at ...


The Racial Divide Is the Political Divide  The Atlantic

Contra Barack Obama, there is a white America and a black America. There are also varying versions of Latino and Hispanic Americas across different regions ...


North Carolina elections board votes for new election in congressional race  CNN

The North Carolina Board of Elections voted unanimously on Thursday in favor of holding a new election in the 9th Congressional District after an investigation ...


Opinion: Whitmer chooses between politics and governing  The Detroit News

"If Whitmer doesn't begin governing then the budget will be a Republican budget, which will greatly limit her policy manifesto."


The end of the political spectrum  The Week Magazine

The time has come to scrap the political spectrum. Political metaphors help us to make sense of the world around us. The metaphor of left, right, and center has ...


Candidate’s son warned father of N.C. political operative’s alleged tactics  The Washington Post

RALEIGH, N.C. — The son of Republican congressional candidate Mark Harris testified Wednesday that he warned his father repeatedly that he believed a ...


Thirty years on, U.S.-China politics and tech collide  Reuters

"U.S. EASES CURBS ON EXPORTS TO CHINA" read a Reuters headline on March 1, 1989, when Washington lifted long-standing restrictions on technology ...


Powerful personal stories cut through the politics of the Wisconsin Supreme Court race  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The two candidates seeking a seat on the state Supreme Court are introducing themselves to voters this week with powerful personal stories.


Why our politics can't handle Jussie Smollett  CNN

Washington (CNN) When actor Jussie Smollett said he had been beaten and left with a noose around his neck by two men shouting slurs and pro-Trump ...


Pritzker's budget brims with optimism, but tough political fight lies in wait  Chicago Tribune

Gov. J.B. Pritzker offered a budget proposal brimming with optimism and hope but now faces the political reality of getting his plans enacted.


Residents of another Manhattan building vote to remove ‘Trump Place’ name  The Washington Post

For the second time in four months, the name “Trump Place” will come down from a New York building's facade after condominium owners at 120 Riverside Blvd.


CNN Is Criticized for Hiring Trump Administration Aide as a Political Editor  The New York Times

Sarah Isgur Flores, a Republican spokeswoman who worked for Jeff Sessions at the Justice Department, is making the leap to a news role with the network.


Dem 2020 hopefuls Harris, Warren say they embrace idea of reparations for black Americans: report  Fox News

Two leading Democratic presidential candidates -- U.S. Sens. Kamala Harris of California and Elizabeth Warren of Massachusetts -- have reportedly said they ...


How the Russiagate Investigation Is Sovietizing American Politics  The Nation

Collusion,” “contacts,” selective prosecutions, coup plotting, and media taboos recall repressive Soviet practices.


Politics Podcast: Bernie Sanders’s Path To The Democratic Nomination  FiveThirtyEight

Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont announced Tuesday that he is running for president again. The FiveThirtyEight Politics podcast team describes what his paths ...


In the new Malaysia, signs of an older, uglier politics  CNN

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia (CNN) In a swanky shopping mall underneath Kuala Lumpur's iconic Petronas Towers, a traditional Chinese lion dance is attracting a ...


The Politics of Oscar: Inside the Academy's Long, Hard Road to a Hostless Show  Hollywood Reporter

Even by the Academy Awards' standards, this has been a run-up marked by laughable missteps (RIP “popular” Oscar), judgment gaffes and scandal (Kevin ...


Your phone and TV are tracking you, and political campaigns are listening in  Los Angeles Times

It was a crowded primary field and Tony Evers, running for governor, was eager to win the support of officials gathered at a Wisconsin state Democratic Party ...


Electrifying politics? The new candidates vying for your votes  Euronews English

"Bad politics brought us were we are," says Colombe the co-founder of Volt - a pan-European party hoping to win at least 25 seats across seven EU countries in ...


Will Identity Politics Force the Stubborn Mind to Adapt?  WIRED

I have a new friend, Melissa, who goes by “they.” Singular “they” has existed since Chaucer's day, but for the past five years it's been pressed into *service* as an ...


These Tory defectors are the Thelma and Louise of British politics  The Guardian

Their charisma and exuberance is infectious, but could their leap of faith also take voters over the cliff edge, asks Guardian columnist Gaby Hinsliff.


Trump expresses confidence he’ll prevail against ‘Open Border Democrats’ who sued to stop his emergency declaration  The Washington Post

President Trump on Tuesday expressed confidence that he would prevail in a lawsuit filed by 16 states seeking to overturn his declaration of a national ...


Political Cornflakes: Republicans have called it 'zany,' but the Democrats' Green New Deal is technologically feasible. Its political prospects are another question.  Salt Lake Tribune

Congressional Republicans have called it “zany." President Donald Trump has mocked it as a “high school term paper that got a low mark.” But the goals of the ...


How Companies Can Adapt During Times of Political Uncertainty  HBR.org Daily

Firms are facing challenging social-political situations in their home markets. Whether it's Brexit in the UK, the Yellow Vest Movement in France, civil unrest in ...


Rubbish spot: London council mocked for placement of Brexit posters  The Guardian

Tower Hamlets has put 'this is your home' notices aimed at EU citizens on side of bin lorries.


Corbyn says Shamima Begum should be allowed to return to Britain - politics live  The Guardian

Follow the day's political developments as they happen including Labour leader's trip to Brussels to discuss his alternative plans for Brexit.


Theresa May faces ministerial revolt over no-deal Brexit  The Guardian

Theresa May is facing the most serious cabinet revolt of her premiership next week, with as many as 25 members of the government ready to vote for a Brexit ...


Black Political Life and the Blue Lives Matter Presidency  Jacobin magazine

To meaningfully confront mass incarceration and police violence, the Left must move past race reductionism by recognizing the complexities of black political life ...


Page 3, puns and politics: has the Sun lost its shine?  The Guardian

Fifty years ago, an Australian businessman named Rupert Murdoch took control of the Sun, then a failing Labour-supporting broadsheet, and turned it into a ...


With Joe Biden, talking politics is always personal  Penn: Office of University Communications

The Presidential Professor of Practice shared the stage with Penn President Amy Gutmann on Tuesday afternoon for a wide discussion on global affairs and ...


Politics Podcast: Trump Plans To Declare A National Emergency  FiveThirtyEight

White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders released a statement Thursday saying that President Trump plans to sign a bipartisan budget deal and ...


A Complicated Racial History Underpins Politics In Virginia  NPR

The controversies currently rocking Virginia politics are rooted in a historical legacy of racism that cannot be overcome overnight, says historian Gregg Kimball.


Virginia’s Political Chaos Is a Test for Both Parties  The New York Times

In the On Politics newsletter: Virginia presents the first high-stakes trial of Democrats' zero-tolerance policy, and a look at how Republicans may weaponize ...


E.J. Dionne: The real national emergency is the triviality of our politics  Salt Lake Tribune

Washington • When House Speaker Nancy Pelosi learned that President Trump would declare a national emergency to shift around money to finance his border ...


Your Politics: Dáil Rugby XV take on Brexit  RTE.ie

What do Fianna Fáil's Justice Spokesman Jim O'Callaghan and Sinn Féin Defence Spokesman Aengus Ó Snodaigh have in common?


The breakaway MPs are like a tribute act to the failed politics of the past  The Guardian

Yes, they will enjoy a protracted honeymoon. But this movement is an anachronism, says Guardian columnist Owen Jones.


Trump’s declaration of national emergency hit with first lawsuits  The Washington Post

Unsatisfied with the funding in a bill passed by Congress, President Trump took executive action to try to secure about $6.5 billion more for border barriers.


'Trenton politics' may cost 160 teachers' aides their jobs at N.J. district  NJ.com

Old Bridge schools are grappling with state budget cuts, but parents say kids with disabilities shouldn't take the fall.


'Political grandstanding': Missouri governor criticizes lawmaker scrutiny of tax problems  STLtoday.com

While the miscalculation won't affect the overall amount of taxes Missourians ultimately owe, lawmakers said people often count on getting a refund during the ...


The Green New Deal Shows How Grand Climate Politics Can Be  WIRED

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and her allies' sprawling plan leans heavily on what local governments are already doing to fend off climate change.


My lieutenant governor bill is the opposite of political  AZCentral

I was disappointed to read Elvia Diaz's piece ("Asking Arizona voters to create a lieutenant governor post is not political?") where she suggests my SCR 1008, ...


The new rules of political design  CNN

Washington (CNN) If there are any emerging design trends among the initial 2020 campaign logos, it's the use of words over symbols, and the embrace of color ...


A Political Economist on the End of the Age of Objectivity  The New Yorker

In his new book, “Nervous States: Democracy and the Decline of Reason,” the British political economist William Davies argues that the age of the primacy of ...


Philip Hammond, the Eeyore chancellor: 'Anyone got any ideas?'  The Guardian

He's in charge of the economy and the nation looks to him for Brexit solutions, but the former Tigger seems to have given up.


Ruth Bader Ginsburg back on bench as Supreme Court resumes hearings  The Washington Post

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg was back on the bench Tuesday for the first time since her recent cancer surgery as the Supreme Court returned from its winter ...


Justice Department preparing for Mueller report as early as next week  CNN

Washington (CNN) Attorney General Bill Barr is preparing to announce as early as next week the completion of special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia ...


We Need to Talk About White Identity Politics  Tablet Magazine

Last week, a maelstrom hit social media. Unlike other online firestorms, this one wasn't squarely about a policy or politician. On Tuesday, Esquire magazine ...


Intimidation, Pressure and Humiliation: Inside Trump’s Two-Year War on the Investigations Encircling Him  The New York Times

WASHINGTON — As federal prosecutors in Manhattan gathered evidence late last year about President Trump's role in silencing women with hush payments ...


A splitting headache for May and Corbyn – Politics Weekly podcast  The Guardian

Heather Stewart is joined by Andrew Rawnsley, Katy Balls and Matt Zarb-Cousin to discuss the biggest split in politics since 1981. Plus: as May heads back to ...


Politicians use Jussie Smollett, while a 1-year-old boy shot in the head is set aside  Chicago Tribune

Jussie Smollett's amazing story draws the attention of politicians and more than 20 police detectives, while the shooting of a 1-year-old boy is set aside.


If You Think the Oscars Have Gotten More Political, Here’s Why You’re Right  The New York Times

Our expert analyzed all 554 best-picture nominees over the years, and found that political themes are becoming more common.


Political bombshell as Gantz, Lapid join forces to replace Netanyahu  Haaretz

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's two biggest rivals on the center-left announced early Thursday morning that they have decided to join forces and merge ...


Politics Podcast: The Mess In Virginia  FiveThirtyEight

Virginia is embroiled in three separate political scandals, each involving a top state Democrat — the state's governor, lieutenant governor and attorney genera…


Fake news threatens our businesses, not just our politics  The Washington Post

We've now begun the second presidential campaign of the “fake news” era. Fake news — intentionally misleading misinformation dressed up like legitimate ...


Trump's best-case scenario on Mueller report? 'Severe political damage'  MSNBC

What's the best Trump can hope for if and when the Mueller report does finally come out? Philip Rucker and Nicolle Wallace react.


The great irony of climate change politics is red states face more pain  CNN

Climate change will impose the greatest economic losses on Republican-leaning areas of the country that are almost uniformly resisting new efforts to combat it, ...


The nation's cartoonists on the week in politics  POLITICO

Every week political cartoonists throughout the country and across the political spectrum apply their ink-stained skills to capture the foibles, memes, hypocrisies ...


Virginia politics in chaos: Live updates  CNN

Virginia's week of tumult: Northam hanging on, Fairfax under fire, Herring in hiding.


Politics Podcast: The Politics Of Taxing The Super Rich  FiveThirtyEight

In recent weeks, high-profile Democrats such as Sen. Elizabeth Warren, Sen. Bernie Sanders and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez have floated policies that levy ...


With Northam Picture, Obscure Publication Plays Big Role in Virginia Politics  The New York Times

Big League Politics, an obscure right-wing publication, has put both Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam and Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax on the defensive.


Britain’s Parliament splinters  The Economist

IT WAS SUPPOSED to be a quiet time in Westminster. But a week when the Commons was due to be in recess has instead seen the biggest political shake-up ...


Liberals and Conservatives React in Wildly Different Ways to Repulsive Pictures  The Atlantic

To a surprising degree, our political beliefs may derive from a specific aspect of our biological makeup: our propensity to feel physical revulsion.


Little Political Downside for Eliminating CDBG | Cato @ Liberty  Cato Institute

The Trump budget is slated for release March 11th. Although there are many decisions to make, the most challenging choices will likely be regarding what to cut.


Analysis | The Cybersecurity 202: California wants to let political candidates use campaign cash to secure their devices  The Washington Post

THE KEY. The California state Capitol in Sacramento on Aug. 31, 2016. (Rich Pedroncelli/AP). As hackers target California campaigns, the state wants to let ...


Britons may need £52 visa to visit mainland Europe after Brexit  The Guardian

British tourists travelling to continental Europe may need to pay £52 for a visa in a few weeks after Spanish demands over the status of Gibraltar again derailed ...


Nigeria election 2019: How ‘godfathers’ influence politics  BBC News

"Godfathers" in Nigerian politics don't usually run for office themselves, but many believe they are the ones who decide the election winners and losers.


Italy Suffers Recession Alone in Economic, Political Isolation  Bloomberg

Italy's recession at the end of 2018 was almost unprecedented among the euro area's major members and provided further evidence of the self-inflicted damage ...


With sacking of Rob Lorei, decimation of Tampa Bay's political media continues  Florida Politics

If you are, say, a state Senator who steered $1 million to a daycare center tied to your church but failed to disclose that your wife held positions in both ...


Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez video: “lightning round” on money in politics goes viral  Vox.com

US campaign finance laws are, well, less than ideal — or, as Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez put it in a House committee hearing this week, they make it “super ...


John Legend on Kanye West, Making Political Music and Morality in Art  New York Times

In January, John Legend drew widespread praise as the most prominent musician to speak out against R. Kelly's decades of sexual-assault allegations in ...


The Empty Quarters of U.S. Politics  New York Times

Two missing species: libertarian voters and populist racist politicians.


Hammond: UK-China relations 'not made simpler' by Williamson  The Guardian

Chancellor makes thinly-veiled rebuke to defence secretary, who threatened to deploy warship to Pacific.


Politics Now: 2/9/19  KLAS-TV

This week on Politics Now: the legislature kicks off, a sitdown with Governor Sisolak about taxes and collective bargaining, and a bill that would put cameras in ...


How the geography of climate damage could make the politics less polarizing  Brookings Institution

What if flip the frame from emissions to impacts when looking at the geography of climate change?


Trump calls for rejection of 'politics of revenge' in speech that jabs Democrats  CNN

Washington (CNN) President Donald Trump appeared before a divided Congress for the first time on Tuesday appealing to lawmakers' sense of unity at a ...


Trump administration launches global effort to end criminalization of homosexuality  NBC News

The Trump administration is launching a global campaign to end the criminalization of homosexuality in dozens of nations where it's still illegal to be gay.


Even As A Freshman, Pelosi Was A Political Insider  FiveThirtyEight

The new class of House freshmen have gotten an awful lot of buzz for their willingness to upend the status quo. Many progressive rabble-rousers and moderate ...


Utah voters chose Medicaid expansion. Republican politicians decided they knew better.  CNN

Earlier this week, the Utah legislature passed a measure that would restrict the state's ability to accept Medicaid expansion money from the federal government ...


home | site map
© 2007