Author Archives: Martin Sieff
The Economist‘s editors understand that the Western liberal state is in deep crisis—but their suggested solutions are inconsistent at best, dangerous at worst.
How the United States became a superpower of the left
Why democratization fails from Russia to Iraq
Rumsfeld: His Rise, Fall, and Catastrophic Legacy, Andrew Cockburn, Scribner, 247 pages
War Made New: War, Technology, and the Course of History: 1500 to Today, Max Boot, Gotham Books, 624 pages
Think 20,000 more American troops in Baghdad will make Moqtada al-Sadr’s Mahdi …
Al Smith, Barry Goldwater and … Howard Dean?
Baghdad 2003, meet Belfast 1972.
The lights are going out, again.
White House strategists timed the Iraq war debate to dominate the fall Congressional campaign.
from The American Conservative