Idaho prisons show once again that privatization of Government functions is not such a good idea

The question remains unanswered as to why the government tends to do better than the private sector on such tasks as educating our children or housing our prisoners. Is it that these functions are inherently better served by government for some reason?

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How Can We Put an End to Child Trafficking?

Child trafficking is a form of modern-day slavery that subjects children to force, fraud, or coercion for the purpose of exploitation. This horrific practice can include prostitution, pornography, and sex tourism as well as domestic servitude, factory work, and migrant farming.

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From The Shadows of The Syrian Obama, Emerges An American Obama

America got lucky on the evening of 10/16/2013; Obama turned not to be the ‘Syrian Obama’ but the American Obama.

New study shows why we have to raise the minimum wage to $15 an hour

Your Big Mac and Baconator aren’t as cheap as you think they are. In fact, every time you bite into a burger or other fast food concoction, the federal government subsidizes your meal—and the profit made by the fast food company.

Karl Rove chides House Republicans for not having an endgame

Congratulations to Karl Rove for joining the “reality based community,” which comprises you and me and other lesser mortals who look to empirical reality when analyzing and acting in the world.

When Wolves Cry Foul; Ted Cruz and Eugene McCarthy

It's interesting to notice and observe how sometimes people who look alike, behave alike. A good modern day example is Ted Cruz and Eugene McCarthy It's difficult to tell who's who.

Penalty for wearing country flag as a t-shirt?

Famous Musician Hasan Cihat Orter found guilty for wearing a Turkish Flag t-shirt in his YouTube video. He will pay 190 TL( 100 US$) penalty for his crime.

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The Supreme Superpower Is Closed; Look Somewhere Else

The history of the United States is a history of trial and error, America likes to try things, sometimes harmful but they always help this country to get stronger and more resilient.

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Tea Party’s government shutdown has many parallels with Germany in late 1920’s-early 1930’s

A group of rich industrialists are not happy with the direction in which the country is going, so they give money to support and develop a radical party to push their agenda for smaller government and lower taxes and regulation.

Fight like an Egyptian: Egypt’s Inevitable Battle for Liberty (Part 2)

Egyptians witnessing USA and European countries claim that they have been fighting terrorism for over a decade resulting in millions of civilians dead and thousands of their own armies killed in action, have believed that both Americans and Europeans would be the first nations on earth to understand what they are going through fighting the Muslim Brotherhood terrorism.