ISG: Cut and Hedge

The authors’ political hedging will allow the president to seize on just those elements of the report that would seemingly endorse his most ruinous policy innovation: a troop surge in Iraq.

Hugo Chavez and his Sulfuric Angel

Despite the geopolitical agitation about Chavez and leftists, when it comes to Latin America, U.S. interests may be most affected by that issue Americans focus on: illegal immigration—or rather, one particular type.