Posts Tagged: Neoconservatives
Dick Cheney had his eye on Iraqi oil long before 9/11.
Hawk criticism of Ron Paul is a sign of alarm about the potential crumbling of the neocon consensus on foreign policy.
Regime change in Syria could open the door to Islamist rule.
Revolutions of world-historic potential, such as we are presently witnessing in Egypt, only happen once in a generation.
There is a tendency among right-wing think tanks in the United States involved in Middle East policy to employ "experts" from the region to bolster their pro-war advocacy campaigns.
It's almost as if Pyongyang has ties to the Heritage Foundation.
Negotiators are talking with Iran. Hardliners want to bomb. What's the next move in this game with Iran?
Ira Chernus writes that Americans crave a foreign policy based on moral conviction. Neoconservatives have offered one version. The left must provide a different one.
The Bush administration has discredited civilian control of the military. The consequences are potentially disastrous.
The war in Lebanon was only the latest mirage to transfix the Middle East. To avoid catastrophe, the United States must dispense with the illusions that helped propel that war.