Monthly Archives: October 2007

The Apocalypsis Today: The NYT On The December Duma Election In Russia

The New York Times cannot wait until December to bury the upcoming election into the Duma, the lower house of Russia’s parliament.  In today’s article, Clifford Levy announces that the parliamentarianism in Russia is already dead. The reason?  Levy is … Continue reading

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Mitt Romney: A Foreign Policy Business Plan

Mitt Romney is a peculiar politician: having served as the governor of ultra-liberal Massachusetts, he’s now running for the G.O.P. presidential nomination as a "true conservative."  With his plate full of questions about his Mormon faith — to saying nothing … Continue reading

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Mitt Romney: A Foreign Policy Business Plan

Mitt Romney is a peculiar politician: having served as the governor of ultra-liberal Massachusetts, he’s now running for the G.O.P. presidential nomination as a "true conservative."  With his plate full of questions about his Mormon faith — to saying nothing … Continue reading

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The Forgotten G-Word in Washington

The Foreign Affairs Committee of the U.S. Congress voted yesterday to call the mass killings of Armenians in Turkey in 1915-1919 for what it was, the genocide.  The vote along with the intense opposition to it by the White House … Continue reading

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