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Obama and Lama to appear in public

The White House said on Friday the United States has invited anti-China Buddhist spiritual leader Dalai Lama to attend the National Prayer Breakfast next week in Washington.

Obama’s ‘State of Delusion’

The delusional character of Obama’s State of the Union address—presenting an America of rising living standards and a booming economy, capped by his declaration that the “shadow of crisis has passed”—is perhaps matched only in its presentation by the media and supporters of the Democratic Party.

Washington buries the CIA torture report

One month ago, the Senate Intelligence Committee released the 525-page summary of its voluminous report on the torture of prisoners in secret CIA facilities overseas, conducted between 2002 and 2007.

Flawed, brutal and ineffective: Senate report on CIA torture

The US Senate Intelligence Committee has released a drastically redacted summary of its voluminous report on the CIA’s torture program during the George W. Bush administration.