Post Archive

March 30, 2009

CK MacLeod, on Francis Cianfrocca: And now the US govt is in the position to back car warranties, UAW interests, a gigantic network of car dealerships,...

Senator Corker calls the car company takeover "a power grab." And it also seems to be a grab for the mere sake of asserting the...

Emanuele, further evidence that movement to Plan B (further sanctions on Iran) is under review: a letter regarding Iran was sent to the President at...

Why did the market tank today? Some analysts think the market was overbought in the last few weeks -- a typical bear market rally built...

Since Friday, Joe Klein has written two more posts about me (here and here) over at his blog at Time. He is enraged at me...

AFP reports: North Korea is preparing to indict two detained US journalists after it accused them of illegally entering the communist country,...

The president's get-tough approach with GM and Chrysler is an exercise in decisive "diplomacy." (Well, it's bullying, really, but since the government holds the purse...

In December 2008, two weeks before Hamas abandoned the six-month lull in its rocket war against Israel, the founder and executive director of the new...

When we last visited with General Motors, it was the time of Hanukkah nights and Christmas greetings. GM came within a whisker of running out...

GM's fired CEO Rick Wagoner deserves no defense and few will offer one. Nevertheless, the notion that the administration is now calling the shots on...

The viability of the Saudi Plan for Middle East piece, also known as the Arab Initiative, will be discussed over the coming weeks. One source...