Politics & Policy

Killing Kyoto

MontrealA curious thing is happening at this year’s annual United Nations conference on climate change. The nasty anti-Americanism on display in years past is largely absent. To the contrary, there’s ...
Politics & Policy

Innovate

Geneva–If you are going to give a speech and want people to pay attention, it helps if you bring a check for a quarter of a billion dollars. Bill Gates addressed ...
Politics & Policy

“Fatally Flawed”

Buenos Aires–“No to Bush, Yes to Kyoto” reads a slogan adorning the credentialing lanyards draped around the necks of several delegates and journalists here at the United Nations’ tenth annual ...
Politics & Policy

Risky Behavior

BANGKOK–Activist groups and some Democrats have vigorously criticized the Bush administration’s response to the global AIDS problem. Presidential aspirant Sen. John Kerry has accused the president of putting ideology before ...

Applying The Abd

Aaron Brown says he consistently applies the eponymous doctrine. To bolster his case, he says “October 30, 2003, Newsnight and CNN aired a Saddam torture tape that sounds very much ...

The Aaron Brown Sandwich

I must admit I like Aaron Brown. My affection stems from watching his newscast on a regular basis. In the wake of my piece on the media’s torture-tape blackout in ...
Politics & Policy

Seeing, and Believing

EDITOR’S NOTE: Earlier this month, National Review Online obtained a four-minute video of Saddam-era torture at the Abu Ghraib prison in Iraq. Many of us here who discussed the matter ...