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Entries by Leon T. Hadar from 10/2009

Obama Should Adopt the "Public Option" in Afghanistan

| Posted 10.02.2009 | Politics

Will Obama disappoint the foreign policy elites or will he, like Bush, send a "Drop Dead" message to the American people?

Let France, Israel, the Saudis Deter Iran

| Posted 10.07.2009 | World

By counting on the Americans to protect them against a nuclear Iran, the French, the Saudis and the Israelis are avoiding assuming the responsibility for their own security.

Counter-Factual History: McCain Is President and Bono Wins the Nobel Prize

| Posted 10.14.2009 | World

"I have to admit that I'm beginning to miss George W. Bush," is the way former Republican Senator "Chuck" Hagel responded when being asked by CNN's Wolf Blitzer to assess the foreign policy record of the administration of Republican President John McCain.

Getting the Vietnam Analogy Right in Afghanistan

| Posted 10.21.2009 | World

The ghosts of the Vietnam War seem to be hanging around the White House Situation Room as President Obama and his national security aides debate a new strategy for the war in Afghanistan.

The Shape of Things to Come: War before Peace in the Mideast

| Posted 10.28.2009 | World

The current status-quo in the Middle East must be disturbed before conditions are right for the next round of Middle East diplomacy.