Author Archives: Brian Van Slyke

The dangers of the nationalistic fever and bloodlust over Osama bin Laden’s death

Make no mistake: the assassination of Osama Bin Laden will be used to continue and potentially escalate the so-called “Global War on Terror.” Already I hear the media drum beat growing that “the war must go on” and “we must … Continue reading

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My meeting with Henry Waxman

Disclaimer: I wrote the following a couple of hours after my encounter with Congressman Henry Waxman today. This is not verbatim, it is not a transcript, but it is my recollection of the conversation. I’ve kept in everything from our discussion … Continue reading

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