The US went to war in Iraq on the basis of Bushs gut instincts and religious convictions, not rigorous evidence.
Any militant movement that endures for 20 years
reflects the persistence of enabling conditions that breed militants and militancy.
Shes just as flawed as we are, and let me tell you, there are more American parents with unwed pregnant teenaged children than there are American parents with Harvard grads.
It is time for America, and Europe, to learn the lessons of Iraq - or, rather, relearn the lessons of virtually every country that tries to occupy another and determine its future.
Who could have ever predicted a possible association between Baghdad, Kabul and Tbilisi?
It seems that Rices most recent visit will be her last as the Secretary of State, and as she goes so will the Annapolis peace process: a process which typified the expression heavy on process, light on peace.
The Arab world, especially the oil-rich Arabs, has continued to remain unbelievably silent in the face of continued stereotyping and abuse in the wake of the skyrocketing price of gasoline during this long-winded American election campaign.
The burning question, "Will it be Obama or McCain in the White House?" has returned once again as the official selections of the Democratic and Republican nominees for the presidency draw near. In reality, a definitive answer to this question has been pursued for months, both in America and internationally, and the [Read more]