| Sep 27, 2009
| 4:24 PM
by Mark Silva Mark this as the week in which one of the potential players for 2012 set out to brand herself: Sarah Palin, the "common-sense conservative.'' Three years from now -- think about that phrase a moment -- we'll...
| Oct 3, 2013
| 2:30 PM
The president might have been able to get a joint resolution through Congress backing his policy in Syria if only (1) he had been able to hold on to the support of the president, and (2) had a policy.
As has been observed before, it can be...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
Here come those dastardly dams!
In Asia, Africa and the Middle East, nations are aggressively building new hydroelectric dams, seemingly heedless of the potentially disastrous effects on the countries downstream.
As examples, Laos broke ground on a...
| Sep 27, 2013
| 12:30 PM
HANOI, Vietnam -- It has been 50 years since President John F. Kennedy ordered U.S. "advisers" to South Vietnam to help battle the communist North and 37 years since the end of that divisive war and the country's unification under Communism.
| Sep 9, 2013
| 3:57 PM
As the bumbling President Barack Obama attempts Tuesday night to persuade Americans to follow his stumbling lead into a Syrian civil war, some notes:
•America's constant and faithful ally, Great Britain, shocked Obama by refusing to join him in a...