For over a week, protestors have taken to the streets of Egypt to voice their displeasure with President Hosni Mubarak. The demonstrations turned violent when police began to use brutal force to crack down on the protestors. Unconfirmed reports claim that up to 300 people may have so far been killed during the protests. Mubarak, […]
One of the most fascinating aspects of the quasi-revolution currently taking place in Egypt is the way protestors are organizing themselves. Over the weekend, The Daily Beast reported that many of the demonstrations have been organized by an unknown individual operating a dead man’s Facebook page. The operator is known by the name El Shaheed, meaning martyr. This […]
If you’ve watched but one State of the Union address, you know the formula for every yearly installment of the speech given within recent significant political history. Large issues the President perceives as most pressing – recently, issues like defense and the economy – come first. Issues the President deems less “doable” or significant come […]
President Obama delivers a State of the Union Address unlike any before.
After a meeting, both President Obama and President Hu seem