Archive: August 19, 2007 - August 25, 2007

Today's Hot Topics: Blaming Maliki and Iraq as Vietnam

Iraq's prime minister may not be up to the job, but he's not to blame for the chaos there -- and his country is no Vietnam.

By Nick Baumann | August 24, 2007; 8:24 AM ET | Comments (48)

Today's Columns: More on Housing

More advice for homeowners and investors and regulators, plus some views on activism in the Third World.

By Nick Baumann | August 24, 2007; 8:20 AM ET | Comments (5)

Today's Editorials: Home Taxed Home

What to do about homeowners facing foreclosure? The NYT and LAT offer some advice (though not to homeowners).

By Nick Baumann | August 24, 2007; 8:16 AM ET | Comments (1)

Today's Hot Topic: Lessons From Crandall Canyon

What's the best public-policy response the the tragedy in Utah?

By Nick Baumann | August 23, 2007; 8:16 AM ET | Comments (9)

Today's Columns: Debating the Debates

Op-ed columnists weigh on a new debate schedule, the current foreign-policy debate and other topics.

By Nick Baumann | August 23, 2007; 8:13 AM ET | Comments (1)

Today's Editorials: Iraq, Iran and Vietnam

The nation's editorial boards on the relative relevance of Nouri al-Maliki and the Vietnam War.

By Nick Baumann | August 23, 2007; 8:11 AM ET | Comments (5)

Today's Hot Topics: Over the Borders and Over the Earth

Immigration and space travel get extended treatment on the nation's opinion pages today.

By Nick Baumann | August 22, 2007; 8:35 AM ET | Comments (1)

Today's Columns: National Credibility and Honor

A summary of op-ed columns from five leading newspapers.

By Nick Baumann | August 22, 2007; 8:34 AM ET | Comments (5)

Today's Editorials: Efforts to Amass Power

NYT: Insists that "the Electoral College should be abolished," but criticizes a California initiative that would split the state's votes.... Is disappointed that the Virginia state legislature "rejected a proposal to close the egregious loophole by which 'private' (i.e. unlicensed) dealers sell weapons at weekend gun shows free of the...

By Nick Baumann | August 22, 2007; 8:33 AM ET | Email a Comment

Today's Hot Topic: Health Care

New Medicare rules and developmental drugs dominate the nation's opinion pages.

By Nick Baumann | August 21, 2007; 8:04 AM ET | Comments (3)

Today's Columns: The Republican Comeback

In The Wall Street Journal, Fred Barnes maps out the Republicans' road to recovery.

By Nick Baumann | August 21, 2007; 8:03 AM ET | Email a Comment

Today's Editorials: Reckless Disregard

NYT : Notes a new lawsuit against the Interior Department over its authorization of new leases for oil and gas wells and slams the Bureau of Land Management for the "one-sidedness" of its approach "as well as its reckless disregard for the law." WaPo: Says categorizing Iran's Revolutionary Guard as...

By Nick Baumann | August 21, 2007; 8:02 AM ET | Email a Comment

Today's Hot Topics: Rate Cuts and Flight Delays

Today the economy and air travel compete: Which is the greater cause for concern among columnists and editorial writers?

By Nick Baumann | August 20, 2007; 8:24 AM ET | Comments (2)

Today's Columns: Foreign Policies

Pakistan, the Middle East and Eisenhower make appearances on the nation's op-ed pages.

By Nick Baumann | August 20, 2007; 8:20 AM ET | Email a Comment

Today's Editorials: The Good War

The Wall Street Journal corrects the record -- and other news from the nation's editorial boards.

By Nick Baumann | August 20, 2007; 8:20 AM ET | Email a Comment

 

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