Post Archive

July 6, 2009

This week, on July 8-10, Italy will host the G8 Summit in L'Aquila. Italian planners for the Summit have emphasized what they assert is the...

Gallup just released a poll that reports this: Despite the results of the 2008 presidential election, Americans, by a 2-to-1 margin, say their political views in...

Colin Powell on CNN's State of the Union on Sunday spoke out in favor of Sonia Sotomayor's nomination. It was vintage Powell -- the Powell who...

David, it is always possible that Joe Biden has developed a sophisticated sense of nuance and precision, but I will exhaust the most obvious explanations...

The death of former defense secretary Robert McNamara undoubtedly will be an occasion for rehearsing the main themes of his later years: contrition for his...

Jennifer, I suspect a lot of the commentary on Biden's comments suffers from not reading the exchange closely enough. After all, there is always a...

Of all the lines of argument concerning Sarah Palin's resignation as governor of Alaska, surely there is none more disingenuous than the "she abandoned her...

E.J. Dionne bemoans the split in the president's support between progressives and moderates. He seems to think the country is far to the left of...

Over the weekend, both the president and vice president declared that they aren't going to allow a mere once-in-a-generation democratic revolution and brutal suppression in Iran stand in the...

The whole point of law is to prevent humans from interacting in a world where only power dictates human affairs, and instead, to establish a...

Joe Biden says the Obama team didn't really know what they were doing but that the stimulus is working. Or, it's going to work. Or,...

While the media is absorbed with the Sarah Palin news, George Will reminds us that there are conservative women with business expertise, mastery of detail,...