Where Does Republican Foreign Policy Go from Here?


Iraq War Name

Is there a viable middle ground between isolationism and interventionism?

Is the Internet Destroying Our Lives or Enriching Them?


My friend Douglas Rushkoff, author of the must-read book Life Inc., has a new documentary on PBS on February 2 at 9:00 PM EST. It’s called Digital Nation and is about the effects of the internet on our culture and lives.
Salon has a story worth reading which interviews Rushkoff about this new project.
Let’s see, so [...]

As standoff with Iran continues, U.S. prepares targeted sanctions – washingtonpost.com


The Obama administration is readying sanctions against discrete elements of the Iranian government, including those involved in the deadly crackdown on Iranian protesters, marking a shift to a more aggressive U.S. posture toward the Islamic republic, U.S. officials said. Ten months after President Obama set a year-end deadline for Iran to engage with world powers […]