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Analysis and Commentary
Analysis and Commentary

Congress's Guantanamo Burden

by Benjamin Wittesvia Washington Post
Friday, June 13, 2008

The key words in Justice Anthony M. Kennedy's Guantanamo opinion do not involve the history of habeas corpus, the territorial status of Guantanamo Bay or the accountability of the executive branch to the rule of law...

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Iraq in Review

by Victor Davis Hansonvia Tribune Media Services
Friday, June 13, 2008

Many commentators on Iraq had no strong ideas about the wisdom of removing Saddam Hussein, but often predicated their evolving views on the basis of whether we were perceived as winning or losing — and later made the necessary and often fluid adjustments...

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Hot-air powered

with Victor Davis Hansonvia San Francisco Chronicle
Friday, June 13, 2008

Editor - Victor Davis Hanson (June 12) says we should start drilling...

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US Senator backs PM's nuke plan

with George P. Shultz, William J. Perryvia Age (Australia)
Friday, June 13, 2008

PRIME Minister Kevin Rudd's proposal for an international commission on banning nuclear weapons has received high-level support from one of the most influential US campaigners against nuclear proliferation, former senator Sam Nunn - but has been met with silence from the White House...

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Nuclear Weapons and Future Justice

with George P. Shultz, William J. Perryvia Miller-McCune
Thursday, June 12, 2008

Future justice requires that the inhabitants of the future be treated justly and equitably...

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Abizaid: Nevada needs to find way to fund homeland security

with John Abizaidvia KSWT TV (NV)
Thursday, June 12, 2008

A former commander of military operations in Iraq and Afghanistan says Nevada needs to find a way to bear the cost of homeland security if federal funding is cut...

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Don’t you know there’s a war on?

with Philip Bobbittvia National (United Arab Emirates)
Thursday, June 12, 2008

In the weeks after the September 11 attacks, Americans were repeatedly informed that a new age had dawned...

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McCain 1 - Obama 0 in Foreign Policy Debate

with Niall Fergusonvia American Thinker
Thursday, June 12, 2008

From "Page Six," we get the news that there was a debate in Canada between surrogates for Obama and McCain on foreign policy:...

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A Point of View: Mearsheimer and Walt in Israel

with George P. Shultzvia Jerusalem Post
Thursday, June 12, 2008

The title of the event is: "The Israel Lobby - Helping or Hurting Israel?"...

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A Growing Chorus

with Victor Davis Hansonvia National Review Online
Thursday, June 12, 2008

I would ask if it is possible for federal energy policy to become any more backward and senseless than it now is, but I fear as soon as I do, Washington will outdo itself and make matters worse...

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Larry Diamond, Senior Fellow,Hoover Institution; Professor, Centeron Democracy, Development and theRule of Law, Stanford University

with Larry Diamondvia Commonwealth Club
Wednesday, June 11, 2008

The Commonwealth Club of California is the nation's oldest and largest public affairs forum. As a non-partisan forum, The Club brings to the public airwaves diverse viewpoints on important topics...

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State Homeland Security Focuses on School Threats

with John Abizaidvia KLAS TV (NV)
Wednesday, June 11, 2008

The head of the state Homeland Security Commission puts schools as the number one terrorist target to protect in the state...