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American History: America Idealized: A look back to when England wanted to be us, and France admired our spirit
In the 21st. century, in the news, you will currently hear how America has harmed it’s allies and itself by spying on them through NSA programs, sometimes with the government in questions knowledge, and sometimes without. Mostly with, as all countries value intelligence, even sadly enough on their own citizens private communications. However, I prefer […]
A U.S. default on it’s debt would be devastating to not only the U.S. but also it’s affects would ripple around the world. There is often talk of “slippery slopes” in politics, well this is one that the United States should not go down. Republicans are not letting on how devastating this could be to […]
“The fate of fugitive whistleblower Edward Snowden remains in a state of flux. A source at the Moscow airport which has been the former US security agency contractor’s refuge since June 23 said that Snowden had received papers allowing him to leave the transit zone. His lawyer arrived earlier on Wednesday showing off a care […]
President Obama makes a statement about Trayvon Martin and the verdict of the court trial that followed the Florida teenager’s death.
Edward Snowden, the source behind the Guardian’s NSA files talks to Glenn Greenwald in Hong Kong. Snowden released details about the NSA PRISM domestic surveillance program. Guardian Reports: The individual responsible for one of the most significant leaks in US political history is Edward Snowden, a 29-year-old former technical assistant for the CIA and current employee of the […]