Politics & Policy

Iraq 101

Since the “surge” became official, listening to the telly, reading letters to the editor, and trolling blogs has been excruciating. The Iraq war is a subject sure to stoke emotions, quickly ...
Politics & Policy

Chavez Swallows a Nation

That time is now just a hop, skip, and a swearing-in away. Happy inauguration, Hugo. Farewell, free market. Farewell, free press. Farewell, free expression. Hello, unabashed totalitarianism!   – Bridget Johnson is a ...
Politics & Policy

I Resolve…

With each New Year come the same cookie-cutter resolutions: lose weight, get a dream job, be nice to people, make more money, learn a language, get organized, etc. I have decided ...