America's attempts to spread its ideals around the world should not be achieved by force or money, believes US Congressman Ron Paul, who says Washington's efforts to buy influence in countries like Egypt have failed and will always fail.
American billionaire Donald Trump could be the next US president. As the 2012 presidential race nears, he has joined possible Republican challengers who have been trying to win over conservative voters in Washington.
The Tea Party movement has landed in Washington, with a number of elected Senators and Congressional Representatives – but the question remains, will they take on the behemoth that is US defense spending?
‘Tis the season…to be divided? While the U.S. fights two wars, struggles with record high unemployment, and deals with a budget crisis, some Americans say that the real war this time of year is the ‘War on Christmas.’