Post Archive

March 21, 2011

Max is correct. A great public mystery is descending on events in Libya: Why is America there? Is it strictly to protect rebels from Muammar...

In a special message for the Persian New Year Nowruz, President Obama listed the names of Iranian political prisoners for the first time since he...

There is nothing wrong with wars fought for limited ends--in some circumstances. The Korean War was still a success even if we didn't reunite the...

Mood swings within political parties are commonplace and notoriously wide, and right now there's a fair amount of pessimism among Republicans about their prospects for...

Robert Bernstein – the founder of Human Rights Watch who publicly criticized the group last year for its unhealthy obsession with Israel – is forming...

After briefly taking down its links to “dossiers” of conservatives, PBS Frontline has returned them, with a note that argued, “We find that the biographies on...

After assuring both Libyans and Turks that Turkey was not involved in airstrikes on Libya, Deputy Prime Minister Bülent Arınç, of Turkey, said, "We wish...

Here's a link to a moving interview with, and story about, a 12-year-old Australian boy, Casey Heynes, who was picked on by a bully, fought...

When the president spoke after the UN Security Council passed a resolution against Libya, he emphasized the triumph of multilateralism. “The United States is prepared...