Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 3:43 PM
The Oxford Union has now made available on YouTube the speech Pentagon General Counsel Jeh Johnson gave there on November 30. We posted the text of the speech at the time; Jack commented on it earlier, as did Human Rights First’s Raha Wala and others.
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Monday, December 22, 2014
The news of President Obama’s plans to normalize relations with Cuba took firmer shape over the weekend. The Wall Street Journal tells us that the president’s plan faces strong opposition in Congress, led by Senator Marco Rubio. Jeffrey Goldberg at the Atlantic, however, argues that in the long run, President Obama’s plan will be justified . . .
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