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John Kerry on the “Surge”: When Resolve Turns Reckless

In the Sunday Outlook section of the Washington Post, John Kerry writes about the case for flip-flopping in a well thought out and presented case about the much discussed concept of the “surge.” Kerry makes it clear that Bush’s policies on Iraq have been a series of flops and yet Bush refuses to “flip” and […]

Bono Recieves Honorary British Knighthood

The British Embassy in Dublin reported today that U2’s Bono has been awarded an honorary British knighthood. “Her Majesty The Queen has appointed Bono to be an honorary Knight Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire in recognition of his services to the music industry and for his humanitarian work,” the embassy […]

To Surge or Not To Surge

It appears that the U.S. Generals who were against the concept of a “surge” of troops in Iraq have been strong-armed into consenting to a “surge” after all. The issue of whether or not to surge, has become as complex as Shakespeare’s age old question, “to be or not to be.” Top U.S. military commanders […]