Post Archive

October 23, 2009

The present and past chairs of Human Rights Watch (HRW) wrote to the New York Times this week, criticizing the founder of their organization, Robert...

The good news is that the multinational anti-piracy force continues to push Somali pirates eastward into the open waters of the Indian Ocean. Unfortunately,...

Creigh Deeds hasn't actually lost yet, but the White House doesn't want to wait for that to happen before setting up a neon light that...

President Obama has a habit of letting Congress shape legislation, and the result has not been pretty. The stimulus bill turned into a liberal wish list that...

These are the remarks Sen. Joseph Lieberman delivered at the fourth annual Daniel Pearl Memorial Lecture at Stanford University on October 18: It has been nearly...

I have argued before that the tone and manner in which one practices politics are undervalued commodities, especially at a presidential level. The public looks...

Jennifer, the article you cited, “Biden Asks Eastern Europe to Spread Democracy,” ends with Biden’s exhortation to the students in his audience: "You were present at...

Following on Jennifer's post, and also according to Reuters, “Iran on Friday failed to accept a UN-drafted plan for it to cut a stockpile of...

Noah, maybe Livni recognizes a political disaster when she sees one. As Michael Goldfarb explains, we have a study in contrast here. This weekend, Elie Wiesel...

I know it's hard to believe, but Iran appears to be playing games in Geneva. Reuters reports: Iran declined on Friday to endorse proposals by the...

Fresh from his AIPAC speech, Mitt Romney has an op-ed in the New Hampshire Union Leader on Israel. In a shortened version of the AIPAC...

The special election to fill the NY-23 House seat is becoming a gut check for conservatives but also another example of just how far the...