Post Archive

April 15, 2014

The Open Source Center flags a report posted on a British blog purporting to show video of a new chemical weapons attack in Syria. From...

Almost every recent second-term president, burdened by the record of his failures, has sought a “Hail Mary” foreign-policy success to define his legacy: Bill Clinton...

Whatever one’s opinion of Obama administration policies—and even on these pages there are different assessments—it is clear that President Obama and his administration have embraced...

The Pulitzer Prize board has just managed to do the impossible. It has awarded a prize that deserves to be spoken of in the same...

My 1999 Ph.D. dissertation examined the introduction of the telegraph to 19th century Iran. At first, the Shah supported the telegraph: the wires made the...