Too much going on to devote attention to any one issue. Here are a few links to some interesting and important stories and developments:
For further confirmation of the way US foreign policy in the Mideast is fueling the very forces we claim to oppose, a report on a talk by Human Rights Watch Kenneth Roth.
The criminalization of poverty.
Professor fired for criticizing Israel files law suit.
U.S. Senate refuses to accept human role in climate change....will revisit flat earth debate next week.
New book on the U.S. Presidency provides a badly needed perspective on the political-economic structural constraints determining policy independent of party or personality.