Post Archive

July 27, 2010

Christian Caryl has a terrific column in Foreign Policy expounding a point I've made in passing in the past: Afghanistan is not really the "graveyard...

Last week,  Jennifer noted the Democrats’ panic, which led to the release of the Howard Berman e-mail extolling the Obama administration’s supposedly pro-Israel record. The...

In a speech in Ankara, Turkey, British Prime Minister David Cameron said this: I know that Gaza has led to real strains in Turkey 's relationship...

While Andrew Breitbart’s release of a misleading edited version of the now-famous Shirley Sherrod speech on race has led him to rightly note that he...

A new poll in Missouri – a key swing state – shows President Obama’s numbers tanking. According to the Post-Dispatch/KMOV poll results, Obama’s approval-disapproval...

Here’s a damaging local Boston story on Senator John Kerry, his $7 million yacht, and his hypocrisy. The senator -- who constantly rails against the...

Having offered my thoughts on some of the more disturbing things that have emerged from Journolisters, it’s worth linking to this story in the Daily...

Washington Post columnist E.J. Dionne Jr. argues in his most recent column that it’s time to stand up to the right wing. Here’s a thought:...

Israel is constantly accused of turning Gaza into “one big prison” -- and never mind the fact that Egypt, which also borders Gaza, sharply restricts...

From the left, right, and center, we finally have consensus on Afghanistan -- or at least the Wikileaks about Afghanistan. In short -- as Max...

Greg Sargent sort of gets it when he writes, "The Democrats' political predicament on unemployment comes down to this: Dems have no way of proving...

That's what Rep. Joe Sestak, who's spent nearly all his time since the primary on the defensive, is hearing. It seems that many Democrats have...