Post Archive

December 22, 2010

Although those who opposed the ratification of New START were lambasted as anti-American obstructionists, they ultimately managed to do their country a gargantuan service. In...

Jonathan is right -- the racial-sensitivity problem is not just Haley Barbour’s. No doubt there are double standards when it comes to judging Republicans, but conservatives...

Haley Barbour may be among the smartest men in contemporary politics, as well as one of the most able governors in the country. But there’s...

Afghanistan isn’t Iraq, but the debate over the former sure sounds a lot like the debate over the latter. Once again, David Petraeus is overseeing...

The New York Times has a story about Iraq’s parliament's approving a new government yesterday. With all major political parties and ethnic groups participating for...

I don’t spend a lot of time hanging out on British Liberal Democrat message boards. But a friend has pointed out a wonderful post --...

The Iraqi parliament finally approves a diverse new unity government, ending nine months of political stalemate and concern for the fledgling democracy: “Although Shiites, Sunnis...

Is President Barack Obama “staging a comeback in the eyes of the American people,” to quote from Politico? Probably not, replies the Weekly Standard’s Jay...