Posts Tagged ‘Gordon Brown’

Gordon Brown’s Opposition : ‘Withdraw Troops on Basis of Success’

David Cameron is the wealthy private school educated leader of the British Conservative Party. Cameron is also considered to be current British Prime Minster Gordon Brown‘s most potent and popular opposition in this year’s elections. Speaking to CNN’s Christiane Amanpour from the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Cameron shared his views on a timeline […]

The Guardian : Shakira Mebarak is ‘Madonna Gone Right’

In an interview with The Guardian, Shakira Mebarak talks about economic development, poverty, sociology, and global history while promoting her new album She Wolf. During the course of the interview, Shakira manages to go from hip-shaking International pop star to an intelligent, intellectually provocative, well-intentioned woman who manages to change Euan Ferguson’s perception of the […]

Pelosi and Specter Question U.S. Presence in Afghanistan

Speaking to NPR on Friday, United States House of Representatives Speaker Nancy Pelosi, questioned the United States’ role in Afghanistan and continued the pattern of Western politicians critical of Afghan President Hamid Karzai. To Pelosi and other Democratic leaders, the United States cannot win in Afghanistan if Karzai’s corrupt regime maintains its status quo. Unworthiness […]

Video : Hamid Karzai on Farid Zakaria GPS, ‘I’m Known for Consensus’

Hamid Karzai says that all parties involved have had made mistakes over the past 8 years and speaks well about wanting to make the best decisions for a nation in the situation that Afghanistan is in, which are all fairly by the book positions for an unpopular President facing charges of illegitimacy at home and […]

Joe Biden is Right About U.S. and British Troop Cost of Afghan War

Though I have constantly been stating that the war in Afghanistan is more than about the national security of any individual nation, and as much about stabilizing a part of the world that has seen nothing but death, destruction, and foreign intrusion for the past thirty years, the Vice President is correct in asserting that […]