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December 31, 2007

I’ve been reviewing books in this space for the past year, and instead of telling you about a new one this week, I thought I’d...

Yesterday, Japan’s Yasuo Fukuda returned from his first official visit to China as prime minister. During his four-day “ringing in the spring” trip, he...

Syria's role in the Middle East is far from constructive, to say the least. Jihadis en route to Iraq transit through Damascus international airport; Iranian...

Readers may recall an argument several weeks ago on the blogosphere between Oliver Kamm and Eric "frequent lecturer and contributor to virtually every significant national...

1. Michael Clayton. (90 percent favorable rating on the movie review website Rotten Tomatoes). Billed as a realistic walk through the corridors of power,...

On Thursday, I listed French President Nicolas Sarkozy’s welcoming of Libyan dictator Muammar Qaddafi in Paris as the fourth best handshake of 2007. Qaddafi’s controversial...