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Hans Blix

Fire Klinsmann. Hire Donovan.

James Marshall Crotty | Posted 07.08.2014 | Sports
James Marshall Crotty

Let's step back and do a reality check for a moment, shall we? We like to think we are good at that here in America. So, here's the mea culpa about the U.S. performance at the FIFA 2014 World Cup.

Why Disarmament Matters -- and the Need for Constant Reminders

Lia Petridis Maiello | Posted 06.15.2014 | Politics
Lia Petridis Maiello

Recently a group of disarmament scholars and policy experts met in New York to honor Peter Weiss, President Emeritus of the Lawyers Committee on Nuclear Policy, for his lifelong commitment to a subject of permanent gravity that often remains in a political, legal and generational stalemate.

Peter S. Goodman

Deepening Doubt: Experts Distrust Case For Strikes In Syria

HuffingtonPost.com | Peter S. Goodman | Posted 08.30.2013 | World

As the United States and France prepare for a seemingly inevitable military strike on Syria, intelligence experts around the globe are sounding the al...

Hans Blix: Whether Obama in Syria or Bush in Iraq, The US Is Not the World Police

Nathan Gardels | Posted 10.26.2013 | World
Nathan Gardels

The indications are certainly in the direction of the use of chemical weapons. However, we all should wait to see the report of the United Nations inspectors before action is taken. The political dynamics are running ahead of due process.

Karl Rove's Perversions of History, And His Media Enablers

David Fiderer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Fiderer

In his new memoir, Karl Rove does what he does best. To explain away one lie, he comes up with another.

Did Saddam Have An Atom Bomb?

Patrick Robinson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Patrick Robinson

In commonsense terms, there is only one reason to produce Uranium-235 - and that's to make a nuclear weapon. Naturally, anyone trying to make a nuclear weapon would prefer to do so in secret.

Tony Blair Iraq War WMD Admission Sparks Fresh Outrage

Alice Ritchie | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Former Prime Minister Tony Blair's recent admission that he would have invaded Iraq even if he knew from the start that it did not have weapons of mas...

Reading The Pictures: Dana's Shine(r), And More

Michael Shaw | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Michael Shaw

2008-12-17-perino2.jpgBeyond evidence of the lingering indignity of Bush's Iraq farewell, I wonder if there might have been nearly so many tight close-ups if it was Fleischer, McClellan or Snow who got popped in the eye.

Richard Clarke for CIA Director

Cenk Uygur | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Cenk Uygur

Why is John Brennan, who worked "the dark side" with Dick Cheney over at the CIA in contention for running the CIA but Richard Clarke isn't?