Volume II                                        July 17, 2006                                     Number 25
A Political, Social, Literary Journal

War Fever and a Fable:
The Swiss in the Middle
of Bangladesh
James Adler
Israeli Prime Minister Ehud Olmert hit the nail on the head when he asked...

Harvard Square Observer
Olmert: The “Crazy Landlord”
Parts 1 & 2
Ernest Cassara
In considering the scandalous actions of Israel in Gaza...

Iraqis Who Sweated Out Hussein are Leaving
Under Bush
Sherwood Ross
It’s not easy to create a situation where life is better under a...

Women and the
American Dream
Lawrence Velvel
For many years this writer has been saying something, and...

• The U.S. in Iraq
• Lieberman’s Treason
• Joe Conason and Coulter
• The Coulter Code

Implication for the Long Run:
Developments Last Week
• Presidential Intelligence
• The Bias of the Times
• What's Worth Attention?
• A Television First
• The Wisdom of Jeff Sessions
Everything Else

In Washington, DC:
The World War II Memorial
John Turner
A little over a year ago, I visited the new World War II Memorial in Washington for the first time. It left me with mixed feelings...

Wisdom from Polonius
Thoughts of  B.Watterson, I.Asimov, L.Nizer, and A.Schweitzer

Chuckle of the Week
A police officer, though scheduled for all-night duty at the station, was relieved of duty early...

Site of the Week:
Amicus Green Building Center
The Mid-Atlantic's greatest collection of genuine "green" products that supports energy smart building.

From the Video Shop:
The Girl in the Café
Neil Turner
This little gem of a movie is a good example of the value of cable networks such as HBO in providing superior entertainment that would never, ever be produced by the huge studios...

Editor's Panel

From the Editor
John Turner
I have more sympathy for the predicament of ...

From Liberty Street
Intelligence and Political Thought: The Contrast
John Turner
If you try to keep up with current politics...

Ernest Cassara
Founding Editor

John Turner
Mananging Editor

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