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Schumer wants the rules in place

U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer has called on the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) and the Office of Management and Budget (...

Why wasn't Karen Washington there? Photo: Cityfarmer.info

[Global Food Movement: Commentary]

Great farming is obedience to nature’s rhythms...

Image said to be of David Haines, U.K. hostage, before beheading by ISIS

[Black Star News Editorial]

The ISIS crisis can't be resolved in...

 

Bravo to Dr. Craig Spencer and other brave people on the frontline of fighting EBOLA in West Africa -- still he should have been under mandatory monitoring for 21 days.

We called...

Marian Wright Edelman

While we rarely hear good news these days about Congress, I have some to share.

Continuing a long tradition of bipartisan leadership...

The Islamic State -- if Iraq's army fled why is this America's war?

If Barack Obama owes his presidency to one thing, it was the good sense he had back in 2002 to...

Eric Duncan -- Texas hospital sent him home with 103 degrees fever

[Commentary]

If you had any doubt in your mind that the world we live...

On the Kurdish question Turkey and ISIS are on the same page [Black Star News Editorial]

Turkey is trying to blackmail the United States into a full-scale war...

Senator Charles Schumer

Following a personal call with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director Tom Frieden, U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer (D-N...

Fighting ISIS -- Rep Rangel says burden of wars must be shared more equally across race and class

I am certain that the US-led coalition can defeat the Islamic...

President Obama -- dealing with needs on ground, war weary nation, and Republican hawks

[Commentary]

Critics who can't analyze facts or...

ISIS on rampage in Iraq

[Commentary]

Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. once observed, “The ultimate weakness of violence is that it is a...

Former Democratic Rep. Lee H. Hamilton says President should work with Congress on war effort

In his speech last week outlining his plans to use military force...

Republicans push for 'austerity', which has failed Europe's economies; President Obama has fought, fruitlessly, for more jobs programs

News last month showed that...

Sen. Schumer with image of War Hero Sgt. Johnson

 

U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer announced that U.S. Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel has recommended that...

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