Post Archive

April 7, 2009

Many question the Obama team's approach of trying to achieve several liberal goals all at once. It distracts, conveys political extremism, and simply doesn't take...

Stephen Goldstein, on Jonathan Tobin: The US. Arrogant? Dismissive? Could there be any better example of ARROGANCE than Obama’s assertion that with his election the...

Senator Michael Bennet has come out against card check. With a straight face, Greg Sargent pens: Now, it’s true that Bennet is talking about the bill...

Let's face it. We're in doormat territory at this point. This comes from the land of "resets" and "comrades": Iran poses no threat to the United...

Over at the New Yorker, Jane Mayer throws a bouquet at Phillipe Sands, the British lawyer whose book, The Torture Team, is now credited for...

Here's some additional moral equivalence from our president, speaking in Turkey: Obama ended his first overseas trip as president with an appeal to the world to...

What Anne Appelbaum calls Obama's Odd Obsession with Universal Nuclear Disarmament holds a special meaning for Israel. As I wrote a couple of months ago,...

Is there anything sweeter to behold than those who most strongly champion wrong-headed ideals being hoisted on their own petard? If there is, I don't want...

Slowly but surely, a big, messy, ugly scandal is creeping up on Congress. It may make the Abramoff scandal look inconsequential by comparison. Even the New...

In response to my post suggesting that Senator Sam Brownback should stop holding up Chris Hill's nomination to be U.S. ambassador to Iraq, I received...

By now almost everyone agrees the numbers are staggering. Since Barack Obama took his oath of office around 11 weeks ago, he has proposed a...

Somebody must not have been paying attention at the New York Times foreign desk this morning. In a story published on their website about a...