Category Archives: Foreign Policy

The Importance of Coming Out: For those Heterosexuals who cannot Understand

There was a time in American history that certain light-skinned African-Americans – those who could – would pass themselves off as white, which was known as “passing“, before the Civil Rights era.

Open Letter to President Obama: Offer Political Asylum to Gay Russians

Dear President Obama, Last night I had myself a good cry. The reason being is that watching the news on MSNBC, I saw some of my gay brothers being treated brutally by

The Violent, the Greedy and the Intolerant: Inequality Main Driver to Terrorism

Reading an article in USA Today about how Al Qaeda has gained a foothold in Iraq, I was reminded of a war that we did not need to have but I also

Tired of Hearing Benghazi, Benghazi, Benghazi – How About Iraq, Iraq, Iraq

What happened in Benghazi was a terrible situation and surely, someone dropped the ball, but let’s have some perspective here; four people died in Benghazi and well over 4,000 Americans died in

Vladimir Putin: Good or Evil?

“I looked the man in the eye. I found him to be very straightforward and trustworthy and we had a very good dialogue. I was able to get a sense of his

Money Available for Syria but Not America – or Even Africa

It is not that I do not care about the children in Syria, killed allegedly by their own president’s government using sarin gas. I do care, but I also care about all

America the Brave or America the Fearful

After September 9, 2011, America became united, as it grieved the loss of so many lives on American soil. The tragic event also changed so many things and it changed us, we

Bead-Reader #3 Dick Cheney, Go Away!

I know I speak for many when I say these words: Dick Cheney Go Away! Let us all be honest, here is a man who deserves to be imprisoned for war crimes

Election 2014: Democrats, Get to Work or Face Chance of Losing Senate

We supporters of Barack Obama just won a major election and we are all feeling confident. We should, Obama definitely won a mandate when it comes to raising taxes on the rich,

Last 2012 Presidential Debate Shows Obama Strong, Romney Holding Tight – To Obama’s Positions

I for one am glad that debate season is over and we can move on to the Election. We partisans, from both sides were hoping for a big win for our candidate