Reminder to Voters: Bush’s Neocons Want to Bomb Iran



(photo credit: The Online Newshour) In the latest issue of Foreign Policy, Joshua Muravchik — a neoconservative fellow traveler — has published a remarkable article, “Operation Comeback” that combines an offering of a mea culpa for much of the neocon-generated foreign policy mess America is in and then stunning bravado with encouragement that the President initiate a third war against a Muslim nation. Muravchik’s article is written as a memo to his “fellow neoconservatives.” There are a lot of disturbing…

Election Watch: Bush Has No Where to Run



George Bush said this out on the campaign trail: Democrats have no plan for victory. They have no idea how to win. Harsh criticism is not a plan for victory in Iraq. Bush has no wiggle room in this election — well, very little, until John Kerry’s unfortunate remarks about the intellectual level of soldiers on the front line. Bush’s comments on the Iraq War just offend the sensibilities of Americans, and his reckless drive into Iraq has undermined the…