Post Archive

May 28, 2008

With embattled Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert all but out of office, attention has already turned to how the fallout will affect peace negotiations. ...

Back in October a cover story by Peter Bergen, author and senior fellow at the New America Foundation, graced the cover of the New Republic....

The DNC lawyers say that at this Saturday's meeting the rules committee of the DNC can only seat half of the Michigan and Florida delegates....

Normally only Americans protest when their allies refuse to contribute troops to Iraq or Afghanistan or impose crippling restrictions on those troops. (A German commando...

Consider the ways in which exposure to Western values could transform Europe's Muslim community. Seeing the everyday fruits of democracy might foster an appreciation for...

I heartily concur with Daniel: McClellan was probably the worst White House press secretary in recent memory. His infamous deer-in-the-headlights look, an inability to engage...

As Gordon has noted, today's joint statement on Darfur, by Hillary Clinton, Barack Obama, and John McCain, places pressure on the next president to address...

There is new-found focus on Barack Obama's gaffes and whether he is indeed a knowledgeable person. But maybe the critics are missing something. Like any...

Is there a single person--Republican, Democrat, Independent--who thinks that Scott McClellan was an able or skilled White House spokesman? Is there any member of the...

A follow-up to Olmert's day of disgrace. Here's the veteran political commentator Sima Kadmon, on the revelations about Ehud Olmert's financial dealings: In a word: Disgusting....

IAEA director general Dr. Mohammad ElBaradei, interviewed by Newsweek in October 2007 a few weeks after he negotiated a workplan with Iran on its nuclear...

Today, Hillary Clinton, John McCain, and Barack Obama issued a joint statement on Darfur: We wish to make clear to the Sudanese government that on...