Iraq

Iraq’s magic schools

14 September 2007 2:43

President George W Bush has just finished his post-Petraeus address to the nation. Yet again he reported that progress was…

Iraq as cause of Scottish independence? Hmmmm…

4 September 2007 14:46

Ben Crair has a piece at TNR today headlined, The Iraq War is Responsible for Scottish Independence. Really. Well, up…

The Seriousness of “The Decider”

3 September 2007 23:01

No need for comment, is there? Mr. Bush has often said that will be for historians decide, but he said…

Heads I win, tails you lose

31 August 2007 19:35

Karl Rove is a remarkable man. On his last day in the White House, National Review Online publishes a piece…

Declare victory and just go home?

28 August 2007 22:44

According to a new Zogby poll, 11% of Americans think the US has already won in Iraq. This confirms my…

Biden’s son to serve in Iraq

16 August 2007 23:58

From the AP: The son of Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden is preparing for deployment to Iraq next year. Capt.…

White House does best to undermine public confidence in own strategy

15 August 2007 18:53

I’m quite prepared to believe there has been some military progress in Iraq and that it might be possible for…

We can’t turn them away (but we will unless you do something about it)

15 August 2007 18:31

If you’re a British resident or citizen (subject, surely?) might I suggest you add your name to the petition calling…

Cheney’s anti-war argument…

14 August 2007 16:18

Cheney makes the anti-war case rather convincingly (in the light of recent events). Of course he’s speaking in 1994, explaining…