Secretary of State John Kerry on Monday said there was “undeniable” evidence that Syria’s government had used chemical weapons to kill its own people, adding that “there must be accountability” for what he termed a “moral obscenity.”
Tag Archives: Jimmy Carter
The U.S. government decries leaks, but the other side of the story is that key chapters of American history are hidden from the public for decades and maybe forever. The CIA has just admitted its 1953 Iran coup and may never acknowledge a role in ousting Jimmy Carter in 1980
Watergate and Iran-Contra were, in part at least, extensions of the original crimes, which involved dirty dealings to secure the immense power of the presidency.
The 47% stuff was bad enough, damning enough, but Romney just went on and on, rolling out a level of ignorance that ought to be disqualifying. Will it? Let’s hope so.
theatlantic/James Fallows/30 Apr 2012 Mitt Romney informs us that the raid that took out Osama bin Laden one year ago was no big deal, because “even Jimmy Carter would have given that order.” Grrrrr. Necessary disclosure: I worked for Jimmy Carter and admire his intentions, his character, and many of his achievements, although I am [...]