While so-called pro-gun rights advocates are up in arms over Obama's mild gun reforms, the Patriot Act and the NDAA are infringing much more of our liberties without much protest.
As we prepare for the Mayan predicted end of the world, polls show a one-third of Americans believe recent incidences of extreme weather are signs of the impending apocalypse.
Forty-nine years ago, John F. Kennedy was killed in Dallas, and today Americans are still unsure who was behind the assassination. Weigh in and let us know who you think was behind it and why.
I do not have a crystal ball so I cannot tell you who will win this election, but I can tell you about an election scenario that could lead to chaos in between now and the inauguration.
If voter apathy is starting to set in, turn off your TV, stop looking at the polls, and let music's charms soothe the savage beast with this playlist of the top 11 election-related songs.
Somehow, with less than a week before the election, Obama and Romney remain locked in a dead heat as Obama has failed to expose the Republicans as the corporatist reactionaries they are.
Follow along live for the latest updates at the last presidential debate between Barack Obama and Mitt Romney.
Serena Williams turned in one of the most dominant performances in the history of her sport in her overwhelming victory over Maria Sharapova to claim the gold medal for Team USA.
The embargo on Cuba has been an abject failure and has kept Americans ignorant of the many successes of the Cuban Revolution.
Filmmaker Josh Fox's new short film, "The Sky is Pink," shines a spotlight on New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, and pressures him to ban hydrofracking in New York state.
Niagara Falls may be struggling economically but it is still a great vacation destination if you know the right places to go.
Tennis is in a golden age as Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal prepare to meet in the French Open final. Both have a chance to make tennis history in the much anticipated match up.
In this age of unlimited campaign donations, monied interests hold an unprecedented influence over elections. Here are the top campaign contributors to Ron Paul, Mitt Romney and Barack Obama.
War hawks Romney, McCain and Lieberman call for arming of Syrian rebels despite the potentially destabilizing and dangerous effects in the region.
This weekend's NATO summit in Chicago was demonstrative of the growing discontent over the war in Afghanistan. Criticism of the NATO war efforts came from all corridors of the political spectrum.