Bits and Pricks – 22 August, 2012

August 22, 2012 Today's Ticks & Pricks all take place under the 2012 Elections banner: Pete Souza, Official White House Photographer (Photo credit: Wikipedia) Akin and the GOP War on Women   Congress and the Fiscal Cliff   Osama Raid Book Surprises the White House The War on Women Whether Rep. Todd Akin's (R-MO) loose remarks… Continue reading Bits and Pricks – 22 August, 2012

Shaken confidence: U.S. culpability in a post 9-11 world

American resolve formed around the twisted steel ruins of the World Trade Center in Lower Manhattan in 2001, like 15-ton concrete blocks around re-bar. Our determination to avenge the acts of September 11 was certainly not a question. What should have been questioned at the time and wasn't, was how we would react as a… Continue reading Shaken confidence: U.S. culpability in a post 9-11 world