Bush sends negotiator to Iran but not to negotiate

Letter to the Editor Under pressure from conservatives not to cave in and “negotiate with the enemy” but at the same time trying to avert war, Bush has decided to “compromise” by sending a top diplomat to a conference with Iran, but with instructions not to engage in diplomacy. Even though we are sending a […]

A Time Horizon is not a Timetable

Letter to the Editor Bush is now talking about a “time horizon” for bringing the troops home from Iraq. Not to be confused with a timetable like Obama has been saying because Obama can’t be allowed to say, “I told you so!” A time horizon is something else. I’m not sure exactly what the difference […]