Post Archive

October 6, 2009

Thomas Perez was confirmed as head of Justice's Civil Rights Division by a 72-22 vote. This is a shabby showing by Senate Republicans, lifting a...

In case you were feeling all warm and fuzzy about the "peace process" and thought the photo of Obama, Netanyahu, and Abbas shaking hands looked promising,...

Watching Europe’s descent into identity hell: A French gay soccer team says its members were victims of homophobia when a team of Muslim players refused to...

I fully concur with your comments, Jen, and wanted to add some additional thoughts on Michael O’Hanlon’s excellent piece in the Washington Post, in which...

Republicans have been making hay of the Baucus bill's array of massive tax hikes on those making less than $250,000 -- something candidate Barack Obama...

Andrew Sullivan had a post yesterday entitled “Why Did We Block Goldstone’s Report?” It consisted of an excerpt from a Marc Lynch column questioning whether...

In his most recent column, the Washington Post’s E.J. Dionne Jr. reports that at a White House dinner with a group of historians at the...

The official line out of Tehran is that no deal to process low enriched uranium outside of the country was reached last week during...

Precise details of what transpired in Washington during the first week of the Yom Kippur War, launched by Egypt and Syria on October 6, 1973,...

Michael O'Hanlon of Brookings, an early and effective advocate of the surge in Iraq, writes today in defense of Gen. Stanley McChrystal, whom Robert...

Both the Washington Post and Michigan Governor Jennifer Granholm are stumped: the governor is trying so hard (tax credits, Super Bowl ticket giveaways, and more!) and there...

You know things aren't going well for Democrat Creigh Deeds in the Virginia gubernatorial race when Rep. Jim Moran, brother of Deeds's former primary rival, tells him...