Post Archive

June 19, 2009

Politico tells us healthcare reform is in "real jeopardy." Business groups, Republicans, hospitals and the A.M.A. are finally all on board -- but to oppose...

If anyone was wondering if the Pentagon would quickly adapt to the new administration and its bent, wonder no longer. In a written exam for...

David Brooks keeps telling us the Obama administration is smarter than it appears. Obama's assembled advisers are "brimming" with smart domestic-policy ideas, he attests; alas,...

Bad, but not surprising news from the Hudson Institute's Anne Bayefsky about the United Nations monitoring discrimination against women. As she reports, "the Organization of...

As Stephen Hayes relates, Mousavi's spokesman has taken a whack at Obama for suggesting there is not much difference between Mousavi and Ahmadinejad and at...

On the cancellation of a blog: I suspect neocon pressure to remove anyone holding Cheney to account. To be fair, though, he was up all night....

Pete, David Zurawik at the Baltimore Sun (h/t Jeffrey Goldberg) makes this observation: As we approach another version of what I have come to think of...

The Obama administration has repeatedly demanded that Israel meet an obligation to stop "natural growth" in its settlements, but is unable itself to define that...

Michael Goldfarb makes an excellent point: "All the pictures show protesters holding signs in...English. To what end? Why would they want to galvanize support for...