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MILLER: Bush Comparisons Worn Thin

MILLER: Bush Comparisons Worn Thin

Let’s get this straight: Mitt Romney is not George Bush.

by October 23, 2012 0 comments News

A Different Kind of Victory in Iraq

Victory. I read the word recently. It’s such a triumphant word. It looks a little wimpy there at the top of the page without an exclamation point, actually. It looked especially weak when I read it, because it was followed by “. in Iraq.” Victory in Iraq? The combat phase[Read More…]

by August 27, 2010 0 comments Opinion

US Forces Both the Problem and the Solution in Iraq

All of the news this week is about Iraq, after the report from General David Petraeus on the impact of the troop surge. Petraeus followed last week’s report from retired U.S. Marine General Jim Jones (SFS ’66) on the state of the police and security services and the report by[Read More…]

by September 14, 2007 0 comments Commentary, Opinion

Don’t Look to Iraq to Model Preventive Wars

It was reckless to engage in preventive war in Iraq. This is old news. But it raises four fundamental questions about the future of U.S. foreign policy that we must try to answer: Is preventive war ever justified? If so, under what circumstances? How can we, perhaps together with other[Read More…]

by February 6, 2007 0 comments Commentary, Opinion