Donald Rumsfeld was the Secretary of Defense of the United States two different times, under President Gerald Ford in the mid-1970s and again under President George W. Bush from 2001 until 2006, meaning he's been around for three major wars, in Vietnam, Iraq, and Afghanistan. Or not just arou ... More >>
We have heard much over the past few month about the widows and charities made destitute by Bernie Madoff's criminal enterprise. But it's an ill wind that blows no one some good, and recently we heard of some Madoff marks to whose misfortunes we may be less sympathetic. For example, the Hudson Insti ... More >>
That is, a president who's finally trying to persuade Hebrews. George Mitchell, chatting last April at Leeds Met in the U.K. about brokering peace deals. With just a few big steps, Barack Obama has erased George W. Bush's plodding steps in the Middle East sands. After eight years of an administr ... More >>
Looking back on his first term
As McCain and Romney fight for the nomination, New Yorks G.O.P. has a lot to lose
Now there seems to be even more hot water in Cheneys boiler room
The presidency cannot be builtand should not be wonon slander and vitriol.
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