The city of San Francisco is not a member of the United Nations, but don’t bother local elected leaders with facts like that — they’re too busy crafting unsolicited foreign policy positions.
Tuesday’s 8-3 Board of Supervisors approval of a nonbinding resolution urging the U.S. government to slash military spending and to end the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan was only the latest move in a string of mostly futile attempts to sway the outcome of international affairs. Read More
It appears to be a leaderless organization with multiple representatives and no discernible agenda. No, I’m not talking about Occupy SF; I’m referring to The City’s leadership in dealing with Occupy SF. Read More
Al Qaeda operative and U.S. citizen Anwar Al-Aulagi would be wise to be looking over his shoulder at every turn, or else permanently hole up in a cave somewhere because a U.S. District Court judge dismissed his father's challenge to the U.S. government's determination to capture or kill him. Read More