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There is blood upon their hands

Ernest Hemingway explained the problem many years ago. The first thing politicians do to hide their mismanagement, he said, is inflate the …

An attempt to douse the flames of war

The rhetoric has reached a noxious fever pitch: Iranian President Mahmud Ahmadinejad’s bewildering comments on the Holocaust mixed with President George W …

Middle East corruption escalates

The level of corruption in Bahrain, Oman and Jordan has significantly worsened over the last year, anti-corruption coalition Transparency International said on …

9/11 Is Over

“At a well-attended rally in front of his new ground zero headquarters Monday, former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani officially announced …

Anti-Iran hawks win partial victory

Amid growing speculation about prospects for US military action against Iran, neo-conservatives and other hawks won a significant – if somewhat incomplete …

Ahmadinejad, big man on campus

The Iranian leader’s visit to Columbia provoked outcry, support and a twist on free speech: "We’re glad you’re here — so we …

U.S. want to checkmate Iran

The United States Air Force has set up a highly confidential strategic planning group tasked with "fighting the next war" as tensions …

Iran calls US the real threat

George Bush’s address was focused on the spread of freedom, but there was barely a mention of Iraq, where the US is …

My questions for President Ahmadinejad

Bollinger delivered these introductory remarks on Monday, Sept. 24, prior to a speech by Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad at the Columbia University …

Infantile Nation

What is it about this tiny man that induces such irrationality? Answer: He is president of a nation that is a "state …