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  • Afghanistan's innocent victims

    Afghanistan's innocent victims
    I used to think of Vice President Joseph Biden as a nice guy. Good old Joe. Down-to-earth, nice sense of humor, great family man. But last year I read the Bob Woodward book on "Obama's Wars." His account of Mr. Biden's meeting with Afghanistan president...
  • Entertainment meets education

    Entertainment meets education
    Pasadena boasts a bounty of entertainment options, but only one offers the opportunity to spend an evening picking some of the most interesting brains in art, science, politics and entertainment. This high-minded cultural event is the Distinguished...
  • Letter: Pulling troops out prior to victory harms U.S. foreign policy

    The United States has not won a war since 1945. We have been involved in numerous conflicts and our military has performed magnificently — considering the political interference and (mis)direction endured.  This interference has caused us to lose...
  • "Runaway" McChrystal at odds with WH

     
    by Julian Barnes In a new magazine profile, the top commander in Afghanistan, Gen. Stanley A. McChrystal, and his advisers appear to ridicule Vice President Joe Biden and are portrayed as dismissive of civilian oversight of the war. The article,......
  • McChrystal decision linked to Afghan strategy

     
    by David S. Cloud As President Obama weighs whether to relieve his Afghanistan commander over inappropriate comments in a magazine article, he is also wrestling with the future of a war that he has taken on as his own. If......
  • Simon & Schuster releases smart eBook: 'Truman Fires MacArthur'

     
    Fast on the heels of news that President Obama had dismissed Gen. Stanley McChrystal, Simon & Schuster is releasing an eBook that chronicles another high-profile conflict between general and president. The eBook "Truman Fires MacArthur," a detailed...
  • Obama cans McChrystal for Rolling Stone interview, picks Bush's fave Gen. Petraeus for Afghan command

     
    For the second time in a year President Obama has changed his military commander in Afghanistan. Today's change, after a candid, controversial Gen. Stanley McChrystal Rolling Stone interview, comes just a year from the date the president announced as the....
  • Gen. Stanley McChrystal resigns, Obama nominates Gen. David H. Petraeus to lead the war in Afghanistan

     
    A controversial feature in Rolling Stone has cost four-star general Stanley McChrystal his job. McChrystal, the man leading the forces in the Afghanistan war, resigned Wednesday after his criticism of the executive branch and other leadership was revealed...
  • Chat with David Cloud about Gens. McChrystal and Petraeus

     
    Times national security reporter David Cloud will be chatting with readers at 11 a.m. Thursday about the change in leadership in the Afghanistan war. Cloud, who wrote a news analysis about the future of Gen. Stanley McChrystal for Wednesday's Times,......
  • Podcast: Doyle McManus discusses Gen. McChrystal's resignation

     
    Doyle McManus, Washington columnist for The Times' Op-Ed page, shared his analysis Wednesday on the resignation of Army Gen. Stanley A. McChrystal. Click here to listen to the podcast. The audio clip is divided roughly into four parts, the first of...
  • Cold Copy: The Times on Truman and MacArthur

     
    Below is an image of a Times editorial from April 12, 1951, the day after President Harry Truman announced he had fired his top commander in the Korean War, Army Gen. Douglas A. MacArthur. Commentators have made comparisons between the Truman-MacArthur...