Daily Archive: February 5, 2009


the inevitability dodge

In the comments to ED’s post, Roland Dodds writes “First of all, the ‘meddling’ the United States engages in is the very thing any unipolar (or hegemonic) power would pursue”. Well, you might say...


the democracy fallacy

Here’s a line of reasoning I simply can’t follow: The Islamic world is nothing like the Western world.  We have few, if any, of the same values and virtually no historical commonality save our...