As leaders make a final push late Monday to pass a final debt deal and cut federal spending, voters aren't exactly cheering. Americans call the budget impasse "ridiculous," "disgusting" and "stupid," according to a new poll. In this extended interview, Keith consults with former Vice President and Current TV Chairman Al Gore on why our government is in real trouble.
A court vacated support for terrorism charges but upheld a conspiracy conviction for a Guantánamo prisoner, providing a modicum of hope for some former prisoners' appeals.
There is no doubt that Mads Gilbert, professor of medicine at the University of North Norway, will again be attacked for speaking out against Israel, backed unstintingly by the US since 1967, and before.