Mr. Obama certainly believed in government — the bigger, the better. In both of his successful presidential elections, he had run on the promise of both expanding the federal government and competently running it.
So why were there not Democrats claiming positive changes in most federal agencies?
Four factors have given Russia a head start in the ongoing intelligence war.
First, Russia has long been preparing for the kind of conflict underway in Ukraine—one that combines espionage with firepower, economic pressure, information warfare, and political maneuvering. The Russian intelligence services use all these tools effortlessly
— a skill that they inherited from their Soviet predecessors and further refined for today’s world
In a nutshell:
At any given networking event, spend 80% of your conversations focusing on whomever you’re talking to—and only 20% on self-promotion.
.. scientists in Russia are proposing that there are actually four chronotypes:
In addition to early and late risers, they say, there are also people who feel energetic in both the mornings and evenings, as well as people who feel lethargic all day.
Jumping between jobs in your 20s, which strikes many people as wayward and noncommittal, improves the chance that you’ll find more satisfying—and higher paying—work in your 30s and 40s.
Catalans now have a great story to tell about a thoroughly corrupt political machine denying them their rights as a nation.
Today you’d do better to live in Berlin, Barcelona, or Copenhagen than London, where the Magna Carta is absent in fact and spirit.
The provision, known as Rule 41 of the federal rules of criminal procedure, typically allows judges to issue search warrants only within their judicial district.
But the government has asked to alter this restriction to allow judges to approve electronic surveillance to find and search a computer’s contents regardless of its physical location, even if the device is suspected of being abroad.