Diplomacy with Iran without preconditions

From the Obama pre-election website: “Obama supports tough, direct presidential diplomacy with Iran without preconditions.” “The United States is trapped by the Bush-Cheney approach to diplomacy that refuses to talk to leaders we don’t like. (more…)

Chairman Mao’s “Cultural Revolution”?

Anyone remember Chairman Mao’s “Cultural Revolution”? A simple definition: “A comprehensive reform movement in China initiated by Mao Zedong in 1965 to eliminate counterrevolutionary elements in the country’s institutions and leadership. It was characterized by political zealotry, purges of intellectuals, and social and economic chaos.” Wake up, America!