Stories by Arianna Huffington

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Posted on: Sep 4, 2007, Source: Huffington Post

Isn't it the height of madness to use America's finite law enforcement resources to seek out and arrest people for tapping the foot of a cute undercover officer in a restroom?

Posted on: Aug 23, 2007, Source: Huffington Post

During the Bush administration, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) has been more intent on providing protection to employers than workers.

Posted on: Aug 21, 2007, Source: Huffington Post

Karl Rove may be on his way out the door, but his destructive legacy will be with us for years to come.

Posted on: Aug 13, 2007, Source: Huffington Post

Karl Rove is heading out the door the doughy, fanatical personification of the Bush White House.

Posted on: Aug 10, 2007, Source: Huffington Post

Welcome to one of the hottest new trends of Campaign 2008: raising money by being insulted. Or, at least, acting like you've been insulted.

Posted on: Jul 21, 2007, Source: Huffington Post

The newly released National Intelligence Estimate which utterly repudiates Bush's war in Iraq is being spun as a mixed bag of evidence -- with the spin dutifully echoed by the media.

Posted on: Jul 10, 2007, Source: Huffington Post

No matter how many Republicans abandon the president on Iraq, it is Democrats who must seize this moment and take the lead in bringing our troops home.

Posted on: Jul 3, 2007, Source: Huffington Post

When it comes to the threat of terrorism, it seems that if the government isn't trying to scare us to death, the press is.

Posted on: Jun 26, 2007, Source: Huffington Post

When it comes to the issue of secrecy and an administration operating in the shadows, there's an argument to be made that the candidate least likely to turn on the lights is Hillary Clinton.

Posted on: Jun 21, 2007, Source: Huffington Post

Those in Congress who are supporting Big Auto over the will of the people and the health of the planet are exactly the folks who Bloomberg is referring to in his idea to "drain the swamp."

Posted on: Jun 15, 2007, Source: Huffington Post

The Democrats are hoping to soften what support remains for the war -- eventually winning the battle in September, when Gen. Petraeus offers his report on the progress of the surge.

Posted on: Jun 12, 2007, Source: Huffington Post

While the rest of the country is dealing with the here and now -- exemplified by Bush's puny approval ratings and a new poll showing rural voters turning against the GOP's handling of Iraq -- the Beltway's Democratic dinosaurs are acting like it's 2002.

Posted on: May 29, 2007, Source: Huffington Post

<em>Her Way,</em> a new book about Hillary Clinton, documents her entire Senate career and the triangulation and shiftiness in her stance regarding the war as she tried to keep step with public opinion.

Posted on: May 8, 2007, Source: Huffington Post

The two have a lot in common, including privileged backgrounds, reputations for dimwitted pronouncements and serial reckless behavior. But Paris might be taking the lead in accountability.

Posted on: May 3, 2007, Source: Huffington Post

The hottest term in post-veto Washington is suddenly "benchmarks." But there has been little clarity on whether they represent an acceptable compromise or another Bush mirage.

Posted on: Apr 9, 2007, Source: Huffington Post

The oil industry spills gobs of cash all around Washington, and politicians return the favor with mega-billion dollar thank you notes, then have the gall to pretend that all that money doesn't affect their decision-making.

Posted on: Apr 6, 2007, Source: Huffington Post

Is the slate of front-running Dem candidates in the 2008 election going to offer the same "tough on crime" nonsense we've heard in elections past?

Posted on: Mar 26, 2007, Source: Los Angeles Times

Democratic presidential candidates crave the Latino and black vote, but ignore the Drug War's unfair toll on people of color.

Posted on: Feb 1, 2007, Source: Huffington Post

Unlike so many of the smart-assed satirists of our day, she was a woman. A classy lady with a pair of brass cojones.

Posted on: Jan 1, 2007, Source: AlterNet

This year's batch of resolutions I'd like to hear assorted public figures make and keep.

Posted on: Dec 21, 2006, Source: AlterNet

The annual list of presents for favorite -- and not so favorite -- public figures.

Posted on: Dec 13, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Bush's language has changed, but his idiocy hasn't.

Posted on: Nov 20, 2006, Source: Huffington Post

Pelosi's support of John Murtha for House speaker was based on principle, but you wouldn't know it from the mainstream media's accounts.

Posted on: Nov 9, 2006, Source: Huffington Post

Jack Murtha's leadership on Iraq sparked the first Democratic majority in 12 years. As House Majority Leader, he just might get us out of the Iraq disaster.

Posted on: Nov 7, 2006, Source: AlterNet

...both sides are already fighting to spin the meaning of the '06 elections.

Posted on: Oct 25, 2006, Source: Huffington Post

With Republicans' talk of Osama, race-baiting and terror, it's beginning to look a lot like November.

Posted on: Oct 12, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Economic issues are moral values.

Posted on: Oct 9, 2006, Source: AlterNet

I realize that foreign relations were never W's strong suit, but his public response to North Korea's nuclear test was pathetic.

Posted on: Oct 4, 2006, Source: AlterNet

His personal state of denial deepens...

Posted on: Sep 27, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Taking the 'high road' has a nice ring to it, but Clinton shouldn't fool himself.

Posted on: Sep 18, 2006, Source: Huffington Post

Is the Bush administration's top salesman for the Iraq war finally done peddling fear?

Posted on: Sep 12, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Please stop buying into the GOP framing on Iraq.

Posted on: Sep 7, 2006, Source: AlterNet

If it's Robert Greenwald's new documentary 'Iraq For Sale,' it just might.

Posted on: Aug 31, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Hint: It's not the body count in Iraq.

Posted on: Aug 30, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Most in the mainstream media (well, except Nancy Grace) know how sick they are for continuing to talk and talk and talk about this scandal.

Posted on: Aug 23, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Hillary needs to leave her upcoming meeting with Ned Lamont and hit the campaign trail on his behalf -- hard, and often.

Posted on: Aug 17, 2006, Source: AlterNet

...and why there is no third way in Connecticut.

Posted on: Aug 11, 2006, Source: Huffington Post

If Democrats can't effectively repudiate the GOP's fear-mongering strategy of linking Iraq to national security, they can kiss 2006 -- and 2008 -- good-bye.

Posted on: Aug 9, 2006, Source: AlterNet pushing Middle East moderates to embrace Hezbollah.

Posted on: Aug 4, 2006, Source: AlterNet

Israel's strategy of trying to bomb its way to security is actually making its people less safe.