Posts filed under “Politics”

Slow Death of the Death Penalty in America

Source: The Economist

Category: Politics

Another Epic Failure From the Worst Congress in History

This will be a short rant, as we prepare to head off to celebrate the birth of our nation with fireworks, barbeques, and the usual trappings of summer. I spite of the celebratory mood, I am troubled by the unrelenting incompetence of the U.S. Congress. Its inability to pass even the most basic legislation is…Read More

Category: Politics, Really, really bad calls

All NSA Revelations in One Chart

Source: ProPublica

Category: Digital Media, Legal, Politics, Really, really bad calls, Technology, War/Defense

A 100-Year Legacy of World War I

Click for full coverage. Source: NY Times

Category: Politics, War/Defense

No Exit: US Foreign Policy FlowChart

Source: The Vulgar Trader

Category: Politics, Really, really bad calls

Your browser sucks doesn’t support this. Source: CSPAN

Category: Bailouts, Economy, Politics, Really, really bad calls

Out of Sight, Out of Mind: The Story of Drones in Pakistan

Click for an animated presentation. Source: Pitch Interactive

Category: Politics, Technology

Inaction on climate change

Source: World Economic Forum

Category: Politics, Science

Source: World Economic Forum

Category: Digital Media, Employment, Politics

About That Labor Force Participation Rate . . .

@TBPInvictus here: On April 17, 2012, North Carolina Congresswoman Virginia Foxx stood before her colleagues in the House of Representatives and said (emphasis mine): Ms. FOXX. Mr. Speaker, the March employment report continues to show us that the Federal Government has not been helping to create jobs in our economy. A Wall Street Journal editorial…Read More

Category: Current Affairs, Cycles, Data Analysis, Economy, Employment, Politics