Posts Tagged: George W. Bush
Though Western leaders now lionize Nelson Mandela, the only leaders who stood up for his struggle when it counted were those most demonized by the West.
Emphasis, as always, added.
Whither citizen journalism on TV news?
With all his talk of war and terrorism, the president seems to be edging closer to the stances of the previous administration.
George W. Bush entered the White House in 2001 with the least foreign policy experience and the most modest foreign policy program of any modern U.S. president.
The new South Korean President threatens to undo all the hard work of reconciliation with North Korea of the last decade.
Congress can scale back the imperial presidency by acting now on Iraq and signing statements.
Moscow and Washington are on a crash course over missile defense. Even Putin's surprise offer at the G8, columnist Frida Berrigan points out, will not likely avert collision.
Iranian poet Farideh Hassanzadeh talks about war, loss, and the politics of poetry.
The United States is on the verge of ratifying a critical international treaty. But the window of opportunity may close soon.