Politics articles published in May 2012
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May 31, 2012
Romney Picks Whites Only Election Strategy
Romney chooses to go all white in his plans to court voters.
Who Can Stop Anna Hazare and His Motley Fools from Taking India to Where Gandhi Left it?
Unfortunately it doesn't look like the Anna team can understand that the deliverance of a billion poor citizens of India from poverty will only happen from sustained economic growth. But this motley crowd who use his popularity to stir up emotions and obstruct all efforts of a hard working and well meaning government, by casting aspersions and raising baseless allegations, eroding investor confidence, must surely share the responsibility for the downfall of India
Mistrial Called After Jury Deadlock, Edwards Found Not Guilty on Count
A mistrial has been called in the John Edwards campaign finance trial, after jurors failed to reach a verdict in 5 out of 6 of the counts.
New York Sugary Drink Ban Shakes Up the Soda Industry
New York Mayor Bloomberg plans to enact a ban on larger sized soft drinks as a method of fighting obesity and lowering health care costs.
May 30, 2012
MOE Loophole Used by States to Avoid Paying Welfare Under Inspection
The reason why Americans accepted the 1996 reforms in the first place was that it guaranteed "jobs" to welfare recipients. And yet excess MOE loophole kills that rationale.
Bush Convicted of War Crimes
The first conviction for war crimes against Bush, Cheney and Rumsfeld passes and the mainstream press virtually ignores it.
May 29, 2012
Wake Up Gov. Moonbeam! Have You Learned Nothing?
Same old mistakes and nothing learned after all these years.
May 27, 2012
Senator Joe Robach Backs College Affordability Plan
Joe Robach outlined a plan to help middle class families and students afford the rapidly increasing cost of a college
Senator Joe Robach Honors Hilda Rosario Escher as Woman of Distinction
Honoring Women In New York
May 24, 2012
Why “Income Inequality” is a Losing Issue and How to Fix It
Most Americans don’t care about income inequality. But they do want everyone to get a fair chance.
The Worm: An Inside Job
There are three main reasons we can conclude Stuxnet was an inside job. And the reasons, if proven to be true, can change the course of our foreign policy, save innocent lives, and reduce the suffering of millions of other innocents.
May 23, 2012
Historical Election for Egypt
Thirteen candidates. Two days.
May 21, 2012
"Hope And Change" This!
What change? Consummate Pol and same old.
A New Scenario in Europe After Hollande's Victory and Monti's Competence
In Europe there are great challenges after France and Germany's elections
Does Vedic Astrology Solve the Question of the Birth of President Barack Obama?
For a discerning believer in vedic astrology, there are also some important and obvious indications in his birth chart like the excellent positions of the planets, enough to explain why he has become the first Black President of the US or why he succeeded in bringing justice to the victims of a great US tragedy.
Nurses Out To Save The Country
The rich coined "Sin Tax" to cover their sins
May 19, 2012
Ottawa’s Museum of Science and Technology Racy Exhibition Epitomizes Governments’ Wastefulness
To cut governments’ wasteful spending, we must force governments to develop plans yearly to lower their total budgets.
May 18, 2012
Obama, The Angel and Gay Marriage
Are Evangelicals prepared to follow the words of The Angel of the Lord "Let Him Be"?
May 17, 2012
How the Supreme Court Ruined Your Child’s Civics Education
You'll be shocked to learn what children learn about free speech…
May 16, 2012
Senator Joe Robach Sponsors Bill To Ensure Health Care For Kodak Retirees
Senator Joe Robach of Greece NY Kodak retiree health bill passed the New York State Senate today.
When a 12-Yr Old Girl Shames The Learned and the Famed
How we are duped by the banksters
May 14, 2012
New York State Senate Passes Senator Joe Robach's Sex Abuse Recidivism Prevention Bills
Bill helps increase the amount of information available about convicted sex offenders
Romney and the New Republican Party
Tea Party Message - Moderates Need Not Apply!
May 13, 2012
How JPMorgan Chase Fell Victim of Its Own Success
Taste of their own medicine
May 12, 2012
Indian Politics: More Cartoons Out Of The Cupboard
The oft repeated zero tolerance for terror or corruption has been increasingly infiltrating creative fields in India which is ominous!
Thinking in Shades of Gray
Alabama's debate over immigration law is an opportunity to practice thinking
May 10, 2012
Charting the Rise of Stupidity
As America grapples with a long term decline, we have only Ronald Reagan to blame.
Liberals and Victims Attempt to Squash Naomi Schaefer Riley’s Commentary on Black Studies in The Chronicle
I was shocked to read that Naomi Schaefer Riley's article in the Chronicle about Black Studies needed an apology
May 8, 2012
In Indiana, Sen. Dick Lugar's Political Career Put On Ice At Age 80
The Tea Party has just moved from demonstrating in front of City Halls to electing representatives to bring America back.
May 7, 2012
Your Presidential Weight to Carry, Monsieur Hollande
The ousting of Nicolas Sarkozy summarizes the state of Europe and provides a lens to the limits politicians face
May 6, 2012
Viva La France
French voters show the way to do it right
Why Pranab Mukherjee Be the Next President of India
Pranab Mukherjee has never dared, but will soon be the next president of India. Today, there is every reason why Pranab Mukherjee, India’s Finance Minister will be its next president. Perhaps it can turn out to be the best thing for India, beset with a series of reversals which have crashed the hopes of western investors and the morale of Indian entrepreneurs.
May 5, 2012
Panetta Mens Rea
Telling Soldiers To Not Seek Revenge Like Telling A Dog Not To Bark
May 3, 2012
The Cowardly Death of Arizona Racist J.T. Ready
J.T. Ready was a racist in Arizona. He’s not the only one.
May 2, 2012
President Obama Visits Kabul on First Anniversary of Bin Laden's Death
President Obama to sign an agreement with Afghan President about US future in the Afghanistan after the war is over.
May 1, 2012
Countless Trillions Spent (Wasted) Yet Stagnation Continues
Over regulation and wasteful spending are clogging our system.
Child Abuse for Dummies: How to Get your Kids Back by Really Trying
The Politics of Child Abuse