This fight [to overhaul healthcare] is Obama's Waterloo.
It is late at night. A guy in jeans and a shirt is trying to force open the door of a nice house two blocks away from the campus of Harvard University. It seems like the lock has been broken, so he pushes the door and breaks in. As he is catching his breath, he hears someone say, “freeze!”
Henry Skip Gates turns [Read more]
While Bush is quietly writing a memoir, Cheney publicly started defending the administration’s war politics.
The fact that Iran will soon become a nuclear power, if not stopped, is Israel’s biggest nightmare.
The week at a glance
Swine flu is still in the headlines in New York. You can sense the panic among people. Since the flu has originated in Mexico, America’s neighbor to the south, some “geniuses” are wondering if all infected Mexicans sneeze at the same time on a windy day, will all Texans get the swine flu? [Read more]
It doesn’t take much to see that Turkey is in the priorities list of the new US administration, if the president is making his first overseas visit to Turkey, of all the other countries. There is no doubt about that.
The Obama administration doesn’t want to lose Turkey. It is trying to extend and improve their [Read more]