Posts tagged “Iraq”

Congress Can Stop Obama’s Ramp Up to War

Barack Obama has asked Congress for $500 million to train and arm …

Posted July 1st, 2014

Make Obama Go to Congress for More War in Iraq

Intervening against ISIS without permission would be a costly and unconstitutional mistake.

Posted June 24th, 2014

Bombs Can’t Save Iraq

The panic that engulfed this capital after the fall of Mosul, when …

Posted June 20th, 2014

ISIS Poses No Existential Threat to America

As the Islamic warriors of ISIS rolled down the road from Mosul, …

Posted June 17th, 2014

ISIS May Expel Iraq’s Christians for Good

The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, ISIS, has recently overtaken the …

Posted June 13th, 2014

The Wall Street Journal’s Mythical Mideast Moderates

The media has missed the real story in former Defense Secretary Robert …

Posted January 24th, 2014

Egypt’s Army Crosses the Rubicon

“Sire, clear the square with gunfire or abdicate.” That was the message …

Posted August 16th, 2013

Epistemic Closure Before It Was Cool

Conor Friedersdorf reflects on the phenomena of “warblogging,” in the run-up to …

Posted March 20th, 2013

The Early Post-War Deaths of Texas Vets

The Austin American-Statesman spent six months inspecting state records of young veterans …

Posted October 3rd, 2012

News Flash: Pentagon Spends Like Drunken Sailors

The Office of the Special Inspector General for Iraq Reconstruction (SIGIR) released …

Posted July 16th, 2012

Carl Prine’s Line of Departure

Brain trauma undoes a leading military writer.

Posted July 11th, 2012

Cheney Found Innocent! Probably…

Iraqi Prime Minister Nouri al-Maliki has been complaining to anyone willing to …

Posted April 3rd, 2008