Richard Cohen / Politics

The Left's Own Slippery Slope

Two "leading national security organizations" -- that's their own designation, in case you're wondering -- have condemned President Obama's "return to the battlefield in Iraq." Their names are a mouthful -- the Council for a Livable World and the ...

Nixon's Lasting Damage

Richard Nixon is not having an easy time of late. The Washington Post alone has run at least three opinion pieces reminding us all that Nixon was a skunk who 40 years ago this month resigned the presidency and flew off to a short-lived exile in ...

Exonerating the Criminals

Recep Tayyip Erdogan's anti-Semitism is getting the better of him. Once again, the Turkish prime minister has trotted out the Hitler analogy in relation to Israel and what it has done in Gaza. "They curse Hitler morning and night," he said of the ...