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Palin and Biden both uttered an alarming number of false and misleading statements.
The U.S. rationale for skipping the cluster bomb negotiations is truly off the wall.
On March 17, Hillary Clinton gave a speech at George Washington University outlining her plans to de-escalate U.S. military involvement in Iraq. Stephen Zunes annotates her statements.
Why is the president still giving victory speeches about the Iraq War?
Stephen Zunes tells you the real story behind the president's latest speech.
Yifat Susskind provides a guide to the key provisions of an important new UN document.
In this edition of Annotate This... Stephen Zunes and Erik Leaver analyze Bush's statements and offer an alternative interpretation of the situation on the ground.
Is Bush "the" commander guy or just "a" commander guy? It really doesn't matter much since he's the commander in chief. He gets to command, unless Congress decides it's had enough and commands him not to.
The presidential contender defends the surge with a speech that FPIF's military analyst Dan Smith puts under the magnifying glass.
The mistakes that the president acknowledged in his speech are perpetuated in his plan.