International Perspectives

Not As Hawkish As Bush Is A Low Bar

Vice President Biden gave a much-anticipated speech at an international security conference in Munich on Saturday. Before an audience of several hun

(Most Of) Iraq Votes

The majority of Iraq has voted in provincial elections today, with a very minimum of violence, as I had hoped. Which is great news but unsurprising

Iraqi Provincial Elections

Iraqi elections: Elites to fight for power and oil. (RealNews.Net talks to Leila Fadel, McClatchy's Baghdad Bureau Chief. Dec 15) I really hope th

What To Do About Zimbabwe?

The UN says Zimbabwe's government is hiding the full scale of its cholera epidemic. Original video from the UK's Sky News. Nicole Belle sent me a l