Careful what you wish for in Iraq.
Daphne Eviatar has written on Africa for the New York Times Magazine and the Boston Globe, among other publications. She last wrote for The Nation on Angola.
So now this election is done.
What will follow it--maybe a
Reversal so women can drive
Cars in Saudi Arabia?
The determination and hopefulness of Iraqis on election day were captured in many dispatches, none better than in one by British journalist Robert Fisk.
After the excellent election news, it's time for Bush to plan a pullout.
Washington Post writer Paul Farhi cleverly compared the content and structure of George W.
(The Bushes Do "My Fair Lady" at the Inaugural Balls)
George W. Bush's second inaugural address cynically invoked noble ideals for ignoble ends.
As a political marketing device, Bush's address was brilliant.
As elections near, guerrillas are conducting their own "shock and awe" campaign.