Where in the World is Malaysian Airlines MH370?

(Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia) – The search for Malaysian Airlines MH370 continues. With no concrete information available after a week of searching, the world hasn’t been confronted with a similar situation since the disappearance of Amelia Earhart’s Lockheed Electra in 1937. Disappearing one week ago, the Boeing 777-200 took off with 239 people aboard bound for…

Crimea in Crisis

(Simferopol, Ukraine) – Just yesterday, it seemed impossible for the events unfolding in Crimea could get any worse. Wrong. Although a major Russian military base is located in Crimea, an eastern part of Ukraine, Russian President Vladimir Putin assured that world just days ago that he had no intention of intervening militarily due to the…

License to Spy: License Plate Data Collection Program Cancelled

(Washington, DC) – Governor Martin O’Malley (D-MD) seems to keep finding ways to further levy taxes on the citizens of Maryland. And, just like the never-ending sources of filling Maryland’s coffers, the Federal government is apparently coming up with new ways to invade the privacy of average, ordinary, everyday Americans. White House officials have concluded…

EU to US: Drop Dead

(Berlin, Germany) – Another day, another scandal for the United States involving Europe. Once again, Germany has been targeted. And who knows what bad things could happen if you antagonize Germany? On February 6, a video on YouTube surfaced providing audio of Victoria Nuland say “[explicative] the EU,” referring to the European Union’s efforts to…

Latest Domestic Military Initiative Full of Hot Air

(Aberdeen Proving Ground, MD) – Hamstrung by revelations of in-depth spying by the National Security Agency (NSA) on both foreign and domestic citizens in the name of post-September 11th security, the military is flexing its muscle in another way. And this may be even more controversial than collecting “metadata” from telephone calls. The Army has…