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Romney’s Odd Hotheaded Comments about Foreign Policy Reveal his Inexperience

Romney’s Negative Political Maneuvering What was Mitt Romney thinking when he angrily accused President Obama of things that President Obama never said or did? Romney seems to be reading from a script that uses certain hot-button key words meant to … Continue reading

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How to save $100 billion per year (via IPPNW peace and health blog)

The International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War offer a way to save $100 billion per year. It is time to cut spending on nuclear weapons development. Nuclear weapons should be outlawed. Bruce Blair of Global Zero has just … Continue reading

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Historic Middle East Peace Process Begins

Historic Mideast talks began in Washington D.C. on September 1, 2010 between Prime Minister of Israel, Benjamin Netanyahu, and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas. President Obama said: “It is the path of resolve and determination, where compromise is possible, and old conflicts, at long last, can end.” Continue reading

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President Obama Hosts Historic Nuclear Security Summit

President Obama hosts historic Nuclear Security Summit in Washington, D.C. The original song by Jonathan Mann: How to Stop the Nuclear Menace is a nice theme song for the conference. Continue reading

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Congratulations President Obama on the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize

Geir Lundestad, Secretary of the Norwegian Nobel Committee, said President Barack Obama “was awarded the 2009 Nobel Peace Prize because he follows very strongly the ideals of the Norwegian Nobel Committee for 108 years. So we give him this for what he has done, and we give him this to encourage him in his very important work.” Continue reading

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