Chileans observe their own anniversary on September 11, as today marks the 40th anniversary of the military coup that removed the revolutionary Marxist President Salvador Allende from office and replaced him with General Augusto Pinochet.
It's all about the children, of course. It always is, it seems.
In a televised response to President Obama's call for military intervention in Syria, Senator Rand Paul reminds viewers of our would-be allies' ties to terror.
President Obama is now defiantly threatening to attack Syria whether Congress votes to support such action or not.
A series of fresh revelations about atrocities and war crimes perpetrated by Western-backed Syrian “rebels” have sparked alarm among analysts, further complicating Obama’s already-tough push for support to launch military strikes against the Assad regime.
Pope Francis asks for prayers for peace in Syria and across the entire Middle East.
With support for his proposed attack on Syria melting away, Obama has promised a full-on argument for this plan on television on Tuesday night. Who will be watching?
The unintended consequences of the threatened military attack against Syria continue to pile up, threatening Obama's image as savior and statesman as well as the tenure of Republicans supporting him.
At the G-20 summit at St. Petersburg, Russia, Obama remains committed to attacking Syria, while Russian President Putin says such a strike would be “illegal.”