I’ve noticed that Kerry and President Barack Obama often neglect to mention a true, and relevant, fact about the pursuit of peace in the Middle East: The Israelis pursued a two-state solution even before there was an Israel.
It is not legitimate or fair to put a minority's civil rights and equality before the electorate for a vote. If that were the case, we'd still have slavery.
Despite its reluctance, the U.S. and its allies must make clear that a military response will meet any Russian incursion into Ukraine. NATO was created precisely to deal with the sort of confrontation Mr. Putin has engineered.
By awarding seven Oscars to the film about space "Gravity," the panel of the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences has put a very expensive film at the top of its annual distribution of prizes — its budget has been estimated at $100 million (72.5 million euros) — funded by a Hollywood studio, Warner, that [Read more]
The U.S. President has shown limited interest in foreign affairs and even less in playing the global policeman, if that involves American troops.