For Amusement Only
No pop-culture artifact says “America” better than the pinball machine.
Creating a U.S. Global Health Corps
The United States needs to broaden the way it approaches public diplomacy. Promoting democracy around the world, improving our image among the citizens of lower-income countries, and winning the Global War on Terror require a vigorous and creative effort, and I believe that a focused plan that combines diplomacy with public health can help us […]
The Amazing Bubble-Man
Alan Greenspan leaves the Federal Reserve with the status of a near deity. It is a status that is undeserved.
Trade liberalization has become a hard sell in Washington. Only strong presidental leadership will get U.S. policy back on track.
Making the U.S.-India Civil Nuclear Deal Work
United States Department of the Fourth Estate Washington, D.C. 20590 ACTION MEMORANDUMDecember 6, 2005TO: Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice and National Security Advisor Steve HadleyFROM: Lawrence Korb and Peter OgdenSUBJECT: Winning Congressional Support for the “Global Partnership” with IndiaSince 9/11, Congress has exerted little influence on major Bush Administration foreign policy initiatives and defense spending […]
Food For Thought: A Capital Guide to Breakfast
To eat well in Britain, Somerset Maugham observed in those imperial days before Indian and Chinese restaurants and Elizabeth David and designer chefs had contrived to transform the culinary habits of a nation, it was necessary to eat breakfast three times a day. And what breakfasts they were, the sizzling bacon and the plump sausages, […]
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