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A new dictator takes Iraq to the brink

A new dictator takes Iraq to the brink

The violent arrest in Iraq of leading Sunni Member of Parliament Ahmed al-Alwani marks yet another step in that country's rapid descent into sectarian anarchy and civil war.
STRUAN STEVENSON, UPI Outside View Commentator
Nightmare on Pennsylvania Avenue

Nightmare on Pennsylvania Avenue

While nightmares can be terrifying, waking up always brings one back to reality. But what if, as in the horror movie "Nightmare on Elm Street," waking only brought uncertainty as to whether one was returning to reality or a recurring nightmare?
JAMES ZUMWALT, UPI Outside View Commentator

Standing strong for America in 2014

The U.S. economy is gaining strength but the Obamacare train wreck, festering problems in far away China and uncertain leadership at the Federal Reserve could derail the recovery.
PETER MORICI, UPI Outside View Commentator

Yemen's wars intensify

Yemen is grabbing sensational headlines again, this time over a controversial Dec. 12 drone attack that killed 14 civilians. Detractors say the target was a wedding convoy, not a terrorist caravan as Washington says.
JEFF MOORE, UPI Outside View Commentator

No halt to executions while EU delegation visits Iran

Last week a European Parliament delegation returned from a six-day visit to Tehran, the first official visit to Iran in more than six years.
MOSA ZAHED, UPI Outside View Commentator
Dear Santa

Dear Santa

Lock the president and leaders of Congress in a room until their come up with a viable political agenda for the coming year.
HARLAN ULLMAN, UPI Outside View Commentator
Memories of Mandela's Christmas in prison

Memories of Mandela's Christmas in prison

A former South African prisoner recalls Christmas in prison with Nelson Mandela.
JUDY KURIANSKY, UPI Outside View Commentator

'Girly Man' president

Saudi Arabia warns it is going alone against Iran nuclear program because of a lack of action from U.S. President Barack Obama.
JAMES ZUMWALT, UPI Outside View Commentator

America and the Kurds

The most common question asked as a regular visitor to Iraqi Kurdistan is whether it or all Kurds can, will or wish to be independent. It reflects the long struggle of the Kurds to maintain their identity in often hostile circumstances but it is looking at the issue the wrong way round.
GARY KENT, UPI Outside View Commentator

Untapped demand for in-flight mobile services

The United States exemplifies mobile leadership in many ways: mobile operating systems, LTE networks, smartphones and mobile applications. But these advances can't be used when flying if the FCC ban on mobile communications remains in place.
ROSLYN LAYTON, UPI Outside View Commentator
Indictment against aide taints Iraqi PM Maliki

Indictment against aide taints Iraqi PM Maliki

News that the Spanish courts have indicted Faleh al-Fayad, Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki's top security adviser, for "offenses against international community," is clear confirmation of Maliki's role in these crimes against humanity.
STRUAN STEVENSON, UPI Outside View Commentator

What moms know about inflation the government doesn't

The typical American mother must think U.S. government economists have rocks in their head.
PETER MORICI, UPI Outside View Commentator

Twas the week before Christmas

The growing disparity of income and wealth between rich and poor is a political quandary that will require far more than future holidays such as Christmas or July Fourth to catalyze action.
HARLAN ULLMAN, UPI Outside View Commentator

North Korea's 'Whack-a-Mole' leadership

What happens when a "kid" inherits a country?
JAMES ZUMWALT, UPI Outside View Commentator
ACA squanders Obama's credibility as America's CEO

ACA squanders Obama's credibility as America's CEO

Thanks to the Affordable Care Act, U.S. President Barack Obama has lost credibility with most Americans as a leader and effective executive.
PETER MORICI, UPI Outside View Commentator

Newtonian physics and international politics

Whether any U.S. president has the courage and boldness to delegate responsibility and authority to government and crisis response is at quesiton.
HARLAN ULLMAN, UPI Outside View Commentator
Volcker Rule arrives with the hidden jewel in Dodd-Frank

Volcker Rule arrives with the hidden jewel in Dodd-Frank

U.S. regulators are finally implementing the Volcker Rule and it may prove the hidden jewel in the Dodd-Frank financial reforms.
PETER MORICI, UPI Outside View Commentator
Obama's 'fluffy bun' Iranian nuke deal

Obama's 'fluffy bun' Iranian nuke deal

Danish writer Hans Christian Andersen's 1837 fairy tale, "The Emperor's New Clothes," tells of a vain emperor valuing clothes so much he turns a blind eye when duped into believing he is wearing magical new attire.
JAMES ZUMWALT, UPI Outside View Commentator

EU Parliament to visit Iran without preconditions

The European Parliament's delegation for relations with Iran is set to travel to Iran this week. If it goes ahead as planned, this will be the first official visit by the Parliament to Iran in six years.
ABBAS REZAI, UPI Outside View Commentator

U.S. economy adds 203,000 jobs

The U.S. Labor Department reported the U.S. economy added 203,000 jobs in November, in line with the progress of recent months.
PETER MORICI, UPI Outside View Commentator

Obamacare, slow growth drive shift to part-time workers

Absent smarter energy, trade and regulatory policies, slow growth and high unemployment are becoming permanent for the U.S. economy,
PETER MORICI, UPI Outside View Commentator

The 'Knockout Game' is about more than fistfights

Over the last few weeks, a horrid phenomenon known as "the knockout game" has spread across the United States like wildfire.
JOSEPH F. COTTO, UPI Outside View Commentator
The nuclear deal with Iran

The nuclear deal with Iran

Unintended consequences of the possible Iranian nuclear deal need to be considered closely.
HARLAN ULLMAN, UPI Outside View Commentator
Obama's misguided Tehran-bound 'Peace Train'

Obama's misguided Tehran-bound 'Peace Train'

Iran’s mullahs believe Allah placed a 21st-century Neville Chamberlain in the White House at a most critical time. Unfortunately, they may be right.
JAMES ZUMWALT, UPI Outside View Commentator

Obamacare: Echoes of Stalinism past

D-Day arrived for Obamacare Saturday and began with an 11-hour shutdown of HealthCare.gov -- the problem-plagued website intended to provide easy access to affordable insurance for millions of Americans.
PETER MORICI, UPI Outside View Commentator
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