How Lincoln’s Party Has Been Slipping Into a Steady Slide Of Irreversible Decline

    If you had to choose one word to describe the Republican party of today, what would it be? Not just any word now, but one which would accurately and honestly describe their party platform, the way their elected representatives as well as presidential nominees conduct themselves, both in private, in debates, and in the media? “Vulgar” This word, …

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Russia Has an Anti-USA Channel… In the USA.

RT Media is a Russian sponsored channel with only one purpose: Destabilizing the U.S. and its allies through skewed propaganda. This is in line with Putin’s ultimate objective to fracture NATO, which he publicly declares to be Russia’s biggest national security threat. Hybrid warfare is something Putin is good at. He realizes that it’s not feasible to confront the west through …

Obama Calls Cancer Our Own “Moon Shot”

“Let’s make America the country that cures cancer once and for all,” Obama said on his last State of the Union address. Quite a bold statement. But just how feasible is this goal? Are his planned proposals enough to bend what most people consider to be a stalemate on the fight against cancer? Some estimates predict that one of two people born today …

US Nuclear Arsenal gets a Makeover

During the Cold War, the United States, engulfed in an arms race with the Soviet Union built tens of thousands of Nuclear weapons. The concept was simple. Each side guaranteed attack deterrence by ensuring mutual destruction. Now that the Cold War is over, some question the need for such weapons. JFK famously said: “It is an ironic but accurate fact that the two strongest powers …

At What Point do the Polls Matter?

A  2011 blog post from George Washington University beautifully explains through a chart that the further out from an election a poll is, the less likely respondents are to choose the eventual nominee. Polls are not predictive. But this is specially true the further you are from election day. Then there are those polls that tell you how the election would turn out …