Posts Tagged: George W. Bush
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.
George W. Bush and Angela Merkel are fighting over the weather. But a leaked draft of the G8 statement, explains columnist Walden Bello, reveals that the spat is over details not substance.
Chris Lindborg looks at how the Iraq War has deepened the divide between the United States and Europe.
The appalling treatment of veterans at Walter Reed hospital can't be resolved simply by rehabbing a few buildings and firing a few officials.