It was the best of wars. It was the worst of wars. But did the war in
Iraq change anyone's mind?
The latest crisis with North Korea appears to be about the North finally
declaring that it has the bomb, but in fact it is about the Bush
Administration's inability to hide or control sharp int
Tom Friedman doesn't care if the United States ever finds weapons of
mass destruction in Iraq.
When Ayatollah Abdel Majid al-Khoei was stabbed to death earlier this month by a mob in Shiite Islam's holiest mosque, the bloody event was widely described as a blow to the forces of reconciliat
Over dinner recently, a friend of mine mused that "at least it's not as
bad as the McCarthy era." Perhaps not.
In Baghdad this week, one Mohammed Mohsen Zubaidi, an Iraqi businessman
with ties to the Iraqi National Congress, has shown up claiming to be
the city's governor.
On the second day of the invasion of Iraq, US commandos seized two Iraqi
offshore oil terminals in the Persian Gulf, capturing their defenders
without a fight.
Even before US troops arrived in Baghdad, looting broke out--in
Paul Wolfowitz is busy turning history on its head.
A lot of folks die.
At last the war ends.
The world is made safe
For Dick Cheney's friends.