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Islam's Intramural Struggle
"Turkey is a model we hope other Muslim countries will emulate. In an era of quasi-isolationism, it will be hard to find much spirit in America for increasing links to Turkey. But the stakes are high and much hinges on the result."
Charles Beard, Properly Understood
It is time to readmit Charles Beard's critique into the canon of permissible opinion.
The Pacifist and the General
It was an unlikely alliance, and they were an odd couple: she the Friedensengel, the Angel of Peace, with an elderly, taciturn aide-de-camp at her side.
Salinastroika: Less than Meets the Eye
President Carlos Salinas de Gortari took office in 1988 after an election most Mexicans believe he lost.
Response to Heather Wilson's 'Missed Opportunities'
Heather Wilson's article will, no doubt, win her few friends among her former colleagues in the Bush administration or among their successors.
The Visible Hand
Today, as in the past, no statesman can afford to wait for the "invisible hand" of the free market to do his job for him.