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Have the messes we've been making finally reached a point where they can't be cleaned up?
The blockade of Gaza has not achieved its goal of removing Hamas from power or moderating its positions. The power of Hamas has only become more entrenched.
The sizeable DC Ethiopian diaspora protested U.S. tacit support of the corrupt Zenawi, who was recently re-elected.
Shepard Fairey may have been a recurring artist over three exhibits on May 15, 2010, but the political threads that ran through each of the presentations were more exciting. "Revolutionary" was the theme du jour.
When will we wean ourselves of the delusion that a talented tenth -- be they entrepreneurs or technocrats or pundits -- will deliver us from poverty and the other ills of the world?
Iran and the United States, beneath their surface conflicts, have important interests in common.
Is Afghan mineral find a game-changer or just a wild card?
Supporting the Colossus of the North can be a lonely business
Some New Yorkers are expressing increasing hostility to plans for new mosques.
In the midst of the worst economic crisis since the Great Depression, we need to make sure that every penny of our tax dollars is spent wisely.