Post Archive

September 26, 2009

Jennifer wrote this morning about the discharge petition now under consideration in the House. It would force a vote on a measure to change House rules so...

That's quite a scoop New York Times reporter James Glanz uncovered—"secret" figures on civilian deaths in Iraq over the years. He writes that U.S. forces...

Back at the Guardian, Simon Tisdall attributes the brusque U-turn in Russian foreign policy on Iran to two master strokes of President Obama's foreign policy....

Reading this front-page New York Times account, headlined, "A Cryptic Note from Tehran Ignites Days of Urgent Diplomacy," I thought I was reading about the...

Obama and his Left-leaning supporters in universities and the media swoon over the idea of "multilateralism." Unilateralism is not only portrayed as simplistic, arrogant and...

Everyone, that is everyone in the punditocracy, keeps insisting that some form of health-care reform just has to pass. Inevitable, they say. Too risky not...

The Washington Times reports that the Vice Chairman of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence (SSCI), Kit Bond, is pulling out of what was to have been...

Anne Bayefsky notes (as we did) the divergence between Obama's G-20 comments on Iran and his UN rhetoric: "Why did the president not present this same evidence...

David Ignatius wants to know why Obama's response to the disclosure of the secret Iranian facility is so, well, wimpy. He asks, "So why didn’t...