Author Archives: Paul W. Schroeder

Fire Fight

Only after America leaves Iraq can the conflagration we started be brought under control.

Open Fire

The U.S. needlessly inflamed Iraq in the vain hope of sparking a democratic revolution. We got an inferno instead.

Liberating Ourselves

Failure to achieve the easy victory the hawks promised in Iraq doesn’t mean that we must continue to lose.

The War Bin Laden Wanted

How the U.S. played into the terrorist’s plan

Misreading the 9/11 Report

Victory in the War on Terror depends less on homeland security than global collaboration.

For Shame

What becomes of a country that loses its capacity for repulsion?

The Case Against Preemptive War

The administration’s claim of a right to overthrow regimes it considers hostile is extraordinary – and one the world will soon find intolerable.