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Tag: Rudy Giuliani
  • Rudy Giuliani: Blind Squirrel

    The old adage that even a blind squirrel will occasionally find a nut seems to fit former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani’s appearance on CNN Sunday morning: …[the] Republican Party would be well advised to get the heck out of people’s bedrooms and let these things get decided by states…Stay out of it… And I …

  • Ron Paul Was Right about Blowback

    During a presidential debate in 2007, Ron Paul was derided for saying that 9/11 was the result of American foreign policy.  In “It’s the Occupation, Stupid,” Robert A. Pape argues (with documentation of every single suicide bombing) that suicide bombings do not occur because of hatred of American values. Rather, they are overwhelmingly motivated by American …

  • It’s Just a Scary Word

    Hearing Mitt Romney and the rest of the neocons ramble on about foreign policy is like watching an Adolph Hitler speech in 1939. Eloquent at face value, the scare tactics of a neoconservative foreign policy couldn’t contain more fallacies. But my favorite of this litany of spooky words is “Islamofascism.” The term, when left to …

  • Venting On Local Ignorance

    I find it extremely odd how many GOP establishment types continue to support and endorse “Republicans” who act like their socialist counterparts. I recently came across a blogpost on the Brooklyn GOP website titled, “Congratulations, U.S. Senator Brown.” If the Brooklyn GOP knows anything about politics or conservatism, it would understand that Senator Brown is …

  • 9/11 Is Not Best Commemorated with a Sacrifice of Freedom

    [T]o truly honor those Americans who were peacefully living their lives, working in the great system of global capitalism, only to be slaughtered on that Tuesday morning eight years ago, we must appreciate why it happened, what the full implications of the attack and the U.S. response to it have been, and what will truly …