Author Archives: TOM STREITHORST

War Doesn’t Make Sense Anymore

It’s become obsolete, the days of conquest are behind us, yet the military-industrial complex grinds on all the same.

Stalin’s Favorite Dissident

The White Guard, directed by Howard Davies, Royal National Theatre, London

How to Become a Trillionaire

All the money that’s unfit to print

Forced Out

The biggest bully on the block doesn’t always win.

The Wealth Delusion

How Americans forgot the meaning of investment

Operation Cast Ballot

The political calculation behind Olmert’s war

Rose-Tinted Lens

Would Iraqis greet us with flowers? I made sure of it.