Iraq Cabinet Approves SOFA

Here's a historic picture from AFP, via the NY Times - The Iraqi cabinet has approved the current wording of the so-called Status of Forces Agreement

A Grand Bargain In Afghanistan?

While the presidential candidates try to outdo each other on hawkishness on their Afghanistan/Pakistan policies and violence rises even further, the m

Nir Rosen: How We Lost The War We Won

Amy Goodman talks with Nir Rosen about his Taliban embed. Nir Rosen imbedded with the Taliban for his latest report on Afghanistan, out now in Roll

Mike's Blog Roundup

DownWithTyranny!: McCain's latest stunt backfires...badly. Some observers believe the real motive for the Psychogeezer's latest gimmick is to keep Sar