Regions / Iraq
By comparing Iraq to Israel, Bush did the cause of Middle East reform little good.
The Iraq-South Korea connection: a warning flag, and a chance to open up debate on U.S. "occupations" around the globe.
Vol. 2, No. 26
Rep. Jim Moran thinks that Guantanamo is a blot on the U.S. reputation and should be closed down. He talks with Michael Shank on the implications of closure.
After more than four years, President Bush may be about to get what he has been hoping for: a clear reading on the Iraq situation that is free of U.S. politics.
A White House "surge" in integrity would help Iraq far more than increasing the number troops.
Noam Chomsky analyzes the Wolfowitz scandal, odious debts, and presidential power.
While Congress fiddles with legislation, Iraq burns. The price for this political theater, guest columnist Zia Mian writes, will be paid by Iraqis.
The Democratic leadership doesn't have the votes to override a veto but the Dems are reluctant to sign another blank check for the war.
Bush has promised to veto the Democrats plan to bring the troops home. What will be the result of the showdown between Congress and the President?