"In Israel, Avraham Burg, former speaker of the Knesset, recently warned that if Israel wishes to preserve what little democracy it still has, it must either withdraw to its pre-1967 boundaries or grant full citizenship to the approximately 3.5 million Palestinians in the occupied territories, a step that would spell the virtual end of the Jewish state...."
Jeffrey Holmstead, the EPA’s head of air pollution regulation, may have "intentionally undermined" current federal court cases against plant operators. Connecticut Attorney General Richard Blumenthal has threatened legal action arguing tha the GAO report "confirms our worst fears."
Dissatisfied with vague reports on the Iraqi nuke program (like David Kay's?) Then read this report: everything you ever wanted to know about the Iraqi nuke program and what politicians are afraid you'll find out.
During the Great Depression, Pres. Roosevelt used social programs (ex. The Hoover Dam) to employ miilions of Americans because continued despair would've led to the same Fascism that devoured post-WWI Germany. Today's right-wing pundits call such policies "immoral" and FDR a "Communist".