Post Archive

June 19, 2008

John McCain amidst the turmoil of Barack Obama's public financing reversal is trying to make sure voters don't forget Obama favors habeas corpus rights for...

The Dean of the Credulosphere was trying to write about economics today, to hilarious effect: And if we made gasoline more expensive through, say, higher gas...

A distraught young blonde woman is sitting on a couch holding a fair-haired fidgeting baby. The woman looks into the camera and speaks: Hi, John McCain,...

"Right now, the evidence is that the Olympics are causing the human rights climate to deteriorate, not improve," said Minky Worden, media director of Human...

At the New Republic, Scott Horton relishes warning Bush administration officials that European countries are going to start trying them for war crimes. And indeed, in...

A lot of settled judgments about the Iraq war and its radiating effects are in the process of being undone. The first has to do...

With Barack Obama's announcement today that he will not take public financing for his presidential bid -- because "the system is broken," as he said...

. . . of this story linked over at Drudge -- "Ahmadinejad: Iran Won The Nuke Standoff" -- and thought to myself, "Well, at...

Now Barack Obama says he's not telling us how he would handle Osama bin Laden if he were captured. But he thinks making him a...

Yesterday, the European Parliament voted by an overwhelming 369-to-197 to allow member states to hold undocumented migrants in detention centers for up to 18...

Apparently the IAEA was not being forthright when it said there it had no evidence that Syria was building a nuclear reactor at Al Kibar....

John, it is true that McCain made his life infinitely more difficult on energy policy, but it seems the Democrats are making it easier. After...