Kara Hopkins

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All Kagans Agree

In today’s Washington Post, Robert Kagan writes of “a broad bipartisan consensus emerging in one unlikely area: foreign policy.”…
Kara Hopkins March 5, 2010

Cover Story

The incomparable Utne Reader has put together a slideshow recalling the Iraq War in magazine covers. TAC makes the…
Kara Hopkins February 4, 2010

A Tale of Two Zinnis

Hearing the retired four-star general and former commander of CENTCOM speak is an exercise in whiplash. He opposed the…
Kara Hopkins September 1, 2009

The Hannity Prophecy

From H.L. Mencken’s diary, 1940: My guess is that in the long run the newspapers will lose their more…
Kara Hopkins August 26, 2009

The Case for Case

I woke with the hum of Neko Case’s “Magpie to the Morning” in my head. Now after an unfortunate…
Kara Hopkins August 4, 2009

“Friendly Persuasion”

Pat Boone has some thoughts about waterboarding—other than to admit that being locked in a room and forced to…
Kara Hopkins July 31, 2009

Unintended Consequences

Embedded video from CNN Video On Fareed Zakaria’s “GPS,” TAC contributing editor Andrew Bacevich deems Afghanistan only “of marginal…
Kara Hopkins July 20, 2009

Something Real to Believe In…

CBS reports, “The White House hasn’t yet decided whether President Obama should issue a statement on the death of…
Kara Hopkins June 26, 2009
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