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Memo to Robert Gates: Duty, Sir, Lies in Getting a War's Premise Right
Writer and playwright
"Wars are a lot easier to get into than out of," Gates writes. Indeed! And the way to make wars much harder to get into is the requirement of an airtight premise, one worth dying for, one justifying the condolences to a dead soldier's family.
Obama Dresses Down the Military, But What's Changed?
Writer, Professor, Retired Lt. Colonel, Air Force
Actions speak far louder than words: What we've witnessed from Obama is no "dressing down" of our military, but rather yet another ramping up.
McChrystal's Assault on the Chain of Command and the Constitution - and the Need for Pushback
Newspaper columnist, radio host (AM760), bestselling author
McChrystal may be out there insulting the Constitution and the chain of command by trying to embarrass his commander in chief, but Obama hasn't budged from his insistence that he is exploring all options in Afghanistan.
Forget Palin and Focus on McCain
Human rights activist and political commentator; Managing Part...
Aides: Presidents Rarely Have To Make Snap Decisions At 3AM
Clinton: McCain And I Have Passed "Commander-In-Chief Threshold"
McCain's Iraq Barack Attack Shows A Crack
The media should be paying attention here, to more than just the first big skirmish of the putative general election, which reframed the foreign policy distinctions between the two candidates.
Obama: "Security Gap" Exists Between Rhetoric And Reality
Clinton Camp To Obama: You Need To Answer These Questions
Obama Camp: Clinton Foreign Policy A Dramatized Assertion, Clinton Calls His Iraq Plan "Just Words"
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Will Hillary Demand That She Resign From Her Own Campaign?
Entertainment attorney, producer, writer and political activist
The threshold Clinton crossed was to all but endorse the Republican presidential nominee, if the Democratic nominee should turn out to be Barack Obama.
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