Posts tagged “Lindsey Graham”

Fear and Loathing in Guantanamo Bay

The Guantanamo Bay detention center briefly reasserted its presence in the public …

Posted July 23rd, 2014

Without Iran Diplomacy, Only War Remains

If Bibi Netanyahu succeeds in closing down Obama’s diplomatic path to Iran, …

Posted November 12th, 2013

Lindsey Graham Still Wants to Go to War

This summer produced a triumph of American patriotism. A grassroots coalition arose …

Posted September 17th, 2013

Syria’s War Redraws America’s Political Map

The current debate about whether the president should take military action against …

Posted September 6th, 2013

The Iran Debate Comes to Congress

For years now, escalating sanctions against Iran have been the fallback both …

Posted July 30th, 2013

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Won’t Be Tried As an Enemy Combatant

The White House has announced that the 19 year-old surviving suspect of …

Posted April 22nd, 2013

Drones Elected JFK: A Brief History of Robot Planes

Last night’s epic talking filibuster by Senator Rand Paul of Kentucky, joined …

Posted March 7th, 2013

House GOP vs. the Neocons on Sequestration

If there’s one encouraging development in the recent debates over sequestration and …

Posted February 11th, 2013

What Iran Wants

I’ve noticed a dubious new PR tactic that hawkish senators are employing …

Posted February 7th, 2013

Sequestration Schadenfreude

During the debt-ceiling negotiations last summer, the GOP could have put new …

Posted August 2nd, 2012

John McCain and Lindsey Graham’s Campaign-Style Jobs Tour

Back in October, John McCain lambasted President Obama’s mid-Atlantic “pass this jobs …

Posted July 24th, 2012

Kuwaiti Emir Suspends Parliament the Day Before U.S. Announces Permanent Presence

A strong-arm government superseding the authority of a legislature characterized by rapidly-rising Islamist political factions? That’s …

Posted June 19th, 2012