There Was Never Any “Team of Rivals” in the Obama Administration

Richard Holbrooke was always one of my favorite Democrats--brilliant, dynamic, a fascinating personality, and a diplomat with actual, substantive accomplishments to his name (unlike a certain former secretary of state who is currently trying to convince us that she should be the next president of the United States). If life were fair, Holbrooke would have …

In Which Fred Hiatt Misses the Point

This editorial by Fred Hiatt details the second term failures of the Obama administration in accurate and devastating fashion, which is why I am disappointed that it ends up going downhill by the end:The administration was surprised when Russian President Vladimir Putin swallowed Crimea. It was caught flat-footed by the crumbling of Iraq and emergence of an …

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