The bid of Australian government to grant the national anti-doping authority star chamber powers – similar to those enjoyed by state corruption watchdogs – appears doomed as the Greens joining the coalition in refusing to support the proposed law. If the Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority Amendment Bill 2013 was passed by parliament, rapists and murderers would have greater legal rights than athletes, Greens Senator Richard Di Natale has claimed.
Two disturbing developments have occurred in the last couple of days that have gone relatively unnoticed compared to the recent IRS, AP, & Benghazi scandals. 1st, the senate is debating an expansion of the already broad powers of the 2001 Authorization to Use Military Force (AUMF) so the U.S. can essentially engage any area in the world in the war on terror, including America. Which brings us to the 2nd development: Pentagon has recently granted itself police powers on American soil. [...]…
Lucius Cornelius Sulla - an undefeated Roman General. Fought in the Jugurthine, First Mithridatic Wars and two Roman civil wars. Defeated an army of 120,000 with 40,000 men with only 10,000 enemy troops surviving the battle. Only general in history to have conquered both Athens and Rome (which he conquered twice).
A woman's place is in the House and the Senate. Despite being half of the population, women only make up 18.3% of the United States Congress. That's a number that certainly needs to increase. Sport this shirt to show your support for current and aspiring women in politics.