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July 19, 2008

Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki's vocal support for Barack Obama's 16-month withdrawal timetable goes to show how distorted the Iraq drawdown argument has become in...

There is another report that Barack Obama is "still struggling to convince some wary Jewish voters to close ranks behind his campaign despite their traditional...

Yesterday, Hong Kong's South China Morning Post reported that authorities in Beijing are forcing some bars to refuse service to disfavored groups. "Uniformed Public...

Now that Barack Obama's position on Iraq -- basically stick to the 16-month timetable -- has been revealed to be at odds with the advice...

One of the things I learned in the course of writing Rhythm Man, my forthcoming biography of Louis Armstrong, is that surprisingly few full-length books...

We have been wondering how Barack Obama would get by overseas with unscripted moments, in new settings to which he is unaccustomed. I think I...

Barack Obama could learn market capitalism from the Europeans? I know conservatives love Phil Gramm and hate capitulating to a feeding frenzy, but did McCain really...

When the Obama camp thought Iraqi Prime Minister Maliki might be pressing for a firm deadline for a U.S. troop withdrawal, they were delighted and...