Military Means Alone Will Not Solve the Problem

February 28, 2008 at 2:56 am

Defense Secretary Robert Gates delivered a message to Turkish leaders today that military means alone will not solve the problem of PKK resistance fighters in Northern Iraq. Does this mean that the Bush administration has finally recognized that military means alone will not be enough to win in Iraq? If […]

MOTWA: How Obama Can Accomplish Real Change

February 23, 2008 at 6:20 pm

As John McCain picks up the “lack of experience” story to attack Barack Obama, I thought I’d revisit this topic, revisit the argument, and think about ways to re-frame this issue. When Hillary Clinton says that she has more experience, she typically is not just referring to her experience in […]

Hillary Clinton – The Best Way to Energize the Base

February 2, 2008 at 2:46 am

Republicans have struggled this election season to “energize the base”. First, they trotted out Rudy Giuliani in drag and the base screamed “too East Coast.” Christian Conservatives didn’t think much of John McCain either remembering his comments from the 2000 race. Then Mitt Romney appeared to have the lead only […]