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President Obama's new budget requests an increase in State Department funding, but simultaneously decreases funds vital for humanitarian, health, and other aid groups.
"If we manage to avoid this war, someone will deserve a Peace Prize, but probably not someone who already has one."
Whatever one thinks of Paul's candidacy, he has been raising legitimate and oft-ignored questions about U.S. military bases and troops abroad.
President Obama, too, is pushing the envelope with Tehran to keep the Republicans at bay.
Tax cuts for the rich means less money for national security.
The United States may also be working to ensure Georgian President Saakashvili's re-election.
President Barack Obama's 2013 budget proposal offers a window into which battles he aims to fight and which ones he intends to avoid. Here's a breakdown of the energy policies embedded in the proposed budget.
Though well-intentioned, the use of drones to conduct surveillance for human rights violations is ill-advised.
Honduras has become a human rights disaster.
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