# Current Events

- Contemporary developments and news in local, national, or world affairs
 Meta Thread / Thread Starter Last Post Replies Views Views: 5,014 Announcement: Follow us on social media and spread the word about PF! Jan16-12 New Guidelines for Current Events (shorter version) Politeness and respect for others is essential here. Of course,... Feb27-12 07:41 PM Evo 3 26,072 I stumbled across this and thought some might find it useful. ... Mar28-08 11:20 AM lisab 5 24,806 Is the title of a New York Times op-ed article(NY Times 10 June 2004) by J. D. Tepperman. In the article he raises the... Jun10-04 03:41 PM amp 2 900 George Patton's speech to Third Army, June 5, 1944 (Warning Language) www.lizmichael.com/patton.htm - 36k Jun10-04 01:26 PM phatmonky 33 5,925 From; http://wspg.blogspot.com/ “Public Forum - Donna Mulhearn: Life in Occupied Iraq Monday June 14th – 7pm... Jun10-04 10:37 AM Adam 15 1,851 From The Daily Telegraph I find this most amusing... GO CONSERVATIVES!!! Jun9-04 11:20 AM jimmy p 4 934 What does everyone think of this idea? I'm writing a paper on it, and I need some arguments as to why it wouldn't... Jun9-04 07:41 AM phatmonky 2 1,820 So I signed up for next semester - just 14 hours. Tuition was $13xx Final bill was$19xx!!! Yes, that's right -... Jun4-04 08:20 PM schwarzchildradius 11 1,284 http://apnews.myway.com/article/20040603/D82VJOQG0.html If I did my job as badly as Tenet did his, I would... Jun4-04 08:11 PM schwarzchildradius 15 2,614 Simple question but would like some response to it. A couple days back I was watching MTV News and they covered a... Jun4-04 07:19 PM jimmy p 7 3,391 "This is supposed to be an all-volunteer military," said Jessica Salamon, who has been to therapy and has seen her... Jun4-04 06:51 PM Adam 16 1,843 A simple question: Do you trust the word of John Howard? This is the first PM to be hit with a vote of no... Jun3-04 01:33 PM Shahil 12 1,409 Check the photos! Al-Qaeda said almost ready to attack United States ... Jun3-04 10:00 AM jimmy p 7 1,313 Get active Americans! Let Dr DAN Speak! Grant him immunity in front of a Congressional Hearing! (IT WILL BE A... Jun3-04 09:40 AM amp 4 2,519 Terrorism is defined as the use of violence, torture, or physical intimidation by a group or organization as a means... Jun2-04 03:43 PM pelastration 5 1,373 Dr. Lawrence Britt has examined the fascist regimes of Hitler (Germany), Mussolini (Italy), Franco (Spain), Suharto... Jun2-04 01:41 PM russ_watters 22 3,895 It turns out that Australia's military has observers involved with the USA-run prisons in Iraq, and knew what was... Jun2-04 01:55 AM Adam 0 1,317 SB 89 and HR 163 are pushing for the draft and expected to come into play, if they are passed, in January 2005. I'm... Jun1-04 11:35 AM motai 50 4,265 http://www.free-press.biz/06-2004/Rumsfeld-Ashcroft-04.html Jun1-04 04:36 AM pelastration 9 1,535 I weary of pointing out the obvious, but who do you think is profiteering from the “War On Terror”? Is it the State of... Jun1-04 01:25 AM Nommos Prime (Dogon) 2 1,196 Anyone else think the warning is just to cover their butts just in case something happens to happen over the summer.... May31-04 03:32 PM GRQC 16 1,719 A simple question. Do you trust the word/publicity of the USA government? May31-04 10:53 AM selfAdjoint 25 2,236 http://www.usatoday.com/news/world/iraq/2004-05-11-iraq-beheading_x.htm May31-04 12:21 AM revelator 127 12,870 NFL Football star Pat Tillman, who gave up millions by turning down a contract with the Arizona Cardinals, because he... May30-04 08:47 PM Robert Zaleski 2 829 FEDERAL GOVERNMENT DEBT = \$24,470.04 PER PERSON, and rising. This means a family of four (4) shares more than... May30-04 07:16 PM phatmonky 22 2,152 I'm not quite sure why, but there seems to remain some lack of comprehension regarding POWs. Thus I supply again this... May28-04 05:01 PM Adam 9 1,163 Well that did not take long considering the size of Iraq. "BAGHDAD, Iraq — A roadside bomb containing sarin nerve... May28-04 05:00 PM Adam 36 2,983 Dear gentlemen, I am a fifteen-year-old who will be attending a legislative simulation this June; in this... May28-04 12:53 PM russ_watters 17 70,256 Quote from The Daily Telegraph The 11 charges are.... 1/ Conspiracy to take hostages between Dec 23 and Dec... May28-04 09:24 AM Robert Zaleski 1 941 I see no real urgency for a draft, but should N Korea fire up, or China attacked Taiwan, that would certainly change... May28-04 08:44 AM phatmonky 8 1,334 I mean, a dead guy beat with a rock and rape. That's vile, that's torture.That is what I'm assuming all the fuss is... May28-04 07:03 AM Adam 78 4,441 I'm surprised. Yes, Israel's activities are basically the same as we saw from NAZI Germany prior to WW2. But I... May27-04 08:13 AM jcsd 13 1,609 I can’t understand why most people on the far left, intellectuals and liberal Jews are opposed to the war on... May27-04 05:05 AM pelastration 46 2,959 Taken from The Daily Telegraph And the actual newspaper states So, thoughts people. Should we be... May26-04 05:28 PM jimmy p 1 1,343 Found through Google. This site covers 163 U.S. interventions throughout the world. From 1801-2004 Flash player... May26-04 02:07 AM Adam 1 959 http://english.aljazeera.net/NR/exeres/0B044E19-B5FE-48E7-855F-5C86AB522F04.htm Well, there you have it. They may... May25-04 06:41 PM Adam 24 2,397 After scanning these post, it is obvious that much of the world is (rightfully) against the war in Iraq and are also... May25-04 02:36 PM bjon-07 22 2,117 The USA is constantly claimed to be selfish, despite the result of 'selfish' acts being HIGHLY positive for others... May25-04 01:12 PM Gokul43201 21 1,906 Gen. Zinni: 'They've Screwed Up' One of the things you can't say about General Anthony Zinni is that he is not well... May25-04 12:39 PM Gokul43201 1 1,013 Gun battles erupt in Rafah as Sharon unveils revised Gaza withdrawal plan ... May25-04 04:11 AM pelastration 18 2,184 :cry: :cry: :cry: It really angers ! The poor fellow was an innocent worker; openminded, not putting down the... May24-04 09:41 PM Adam 5 1,022 I was sent the following by a friend. Interesting information - Smedley Butler on Interventionism -- Excerpt... May24-04 09:36 PM Robert Zaleski 12 1,259