Obama grants himself the power to seize private facilities to shut down civilian communications

By Benjamin Gaul President Barack Obama quietly signed his name to an Executive Order on Friday, July 6th, allowing the White House to control all private communications in the country in the name of “national security.” President Obama released his latest Executive Order on Friday, July 6th. A 2,205-word statement, offered as the “Assignment of […]

‘Made in China’ on U.S. Olympic athlete uniforms?

By Kelly J Newson When you see the U.S. Olympic team in two weeks at the London games, they will be wearing made in China uniforms despite the fact that they are also wearing American brand Ralph Lauren. So is it really American if it’s made elsewhere? It just has an American brand sewn on […]

Guantanamo’s Inmate Count at All-Time Low

By Luis Cabrera One of the campaign promises of candidate Obama back in 2008 was to close the United States’ Detainee Center in Guantanamo Bay. Four years later, his administration may be quietly moving toward that goal. The inmate population there is at an all-time low with a prisoner count of only 168, down from […]