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

Leon T. Hadar | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Leon T. Hadar

"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.

Happy U.N. Day!

Patrick Barry | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Patrick Barry

On this, the 60th celebration of U.N. day and the 63rd anniversary of the establishment of the U.N. Charter, it is time to jettison the League of Democracies.

McCain, Obama on International Diplomacy and Immigration

Eliza Margarita Bates and Cara Zwerling | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Eliza Margarita Bates and Cara Zwerling

Over the course of this week, OffTheBus will be running a primer on some of the most important foreign policy issues the next president will face. Today, the primer looks at where Obama and McCain stand on international diplomacy and immigration.

Call a League a League

Deborah Derrick | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Deborah Derrick

Excluding the Russians, the Chinese, and others from international institutions does not change the fact that we need a global consensus; it just makes it harder to obtain.

McCain: We Need A "League Of Nations" To Counter Iran

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

John McCain channeled his inner Woodrow Wilson yesterday, calling for the formation of a League of Nations. Unlike the 20th century version, however,...