TITLE

Small Talk

AUTHOR(S)
Beinart, Peter
PUB. DATE
August 2002
SOURCE
New Republic;8/19/2002-8/26/2002, Vol. 227 Issue 8/9, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Argues in favor of the call from U.S. Democrats for a debate on the plan of President George W. Bush to attack Iraq as of August 2002. Criticism against the preemptive strike policy of the Bush administration; Concerns raised by Democrats on the implications of a U.S. attack on Iraq; Implications of the Republican relativism and isolationism.
ACCESSION #
7174753

 

Related Articles

  • The War Party and the 'axif of evil' Buchanan, Patrick // Enterprise/Salt Lake City;2/11/2002, Vol. 31 Issue 34, p20 

    Deals with the opposition to the plan of U.S. President George W. Bush to launch a war against countries considered members of the axis of evil. Criteria for branding a country an evil one; Views on the preemptive strike policy; Way in which the U.S. can risk war against North Korea.

  • Defending and Advancing Freedom. Berman, Paul; Boot, Max; Buckley Jr., William F.; Cohen, Eliot A.; Ferguson, Niall; Friedberg, Aaron L.; Gaffney Jr., Frank J.; Gerecht, Reuel Marc; Hanson, Victor Davis; Harries, Owen; Helprin, Mark; Henninger, Daniel; Hoffmann, Stanley; Joffe, Josef; Johnson, Paul; Kagan, Robert; Kristol, William; Lieber, Robert J.; Lowry, Richard; Luttwak, Edward N. // Commentary;Nov2005, Vol. 120 Issue 4, p21 

    This article presents positions of leading American thinkers Paul Berman, Max Boot, William F. Buckley Jr., among others, on the U.S. national security approach of President George W. Bush. In response to a radically changed world situation since the Islamist attacks of 9/11, the U.S. under Bush...

  • THE "BUSH DOCTRINE": CAN PREVENTIVE WAR BE JUSTIFIED? Delahunty, Robert J.; Yoo, John // Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy;Summer2009, Vol. 32 Issue 3, p843 

    The article explores whether the Iraq war of former U.S. President George W. Bush known as Bush Doctrine is a preventive or preemptive war. He says that the United Nations Security Council Charter used by Bush to justify the war is ineffective in addressing issues on the use of military force....

  • THE NEW FIRST LINE OF DEFENSE. Loyola, Mario // American Enterprise;Mar2004, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p9 

    Argues in favor of the doctrine of preemptive strike of the administration of U.S. President George W. Bush. Threat posed by weapons of mass destruction; Analysis of the U.S. military defense system; Debate among jurists on the legality of the doctrine preemptive strike; Criticisms on the...

  • Minimum Security.  // New Republic;5/13/2002, Vol. 226 Issue 18, p7 

    Deals with the need for the administration of U.S. President George W. Bush to show that it can bring peace, security and territorial integrity to Afghanistan, as of May 2002. Comment on the dismissal of the idea that U.S. forces might play a role in keeping peace in the country by Secretary of...

  • Memorandum on Provision of United States Drug Interdiction Assistance to the Government of Brazil. Bush, George W. // Weekly Compilation of Presidential Documents;10/24/2005, Vol. 41 Issue 42, p1549 

    Presents the text of a memorandum issued by U.S. President George W. Bush on October 16, 2005 concerning the provision of U.S. Drug Interdiction Assistance to the government of Brazil. Reasons for the interdiction.

  • President Bush and the New U.S. National Security Strategy: The Continuing Relevance of the Legal Adviser and International Law. McWhinney, Edward // Chinese Journal of International Law;2002, Vol. 1 Issue 2, p421 

    Discusses the National Security Strategy adopted by U.S. President George W. Bush on issues of global peace and security. Overview of the legal basis of the U.S. National Security Strategy; Value of the United Nations Security Council and General Assembly in the use of armed intervention;...

  • Who Will Stop the Killing? Eisenberg, Daniel; Faris, Stephan; Calabresi, Massimo; Roston, Eric // Time International (South Pacific Edition);8/4/2003, Issue 30, p38 

    The article presents information related to the intervention of the U.S. military in Liberia. The law and order situation in Liberia is very bad. No one on either side has effective command of the ragtag militias. In the last week of July 2003 hordes of angry Liberians dumped dead bodies at the...

  • Pillars of the Imperium: US Military Bases Overseas. KYRIAKIDES, KLEARCHOS A. // Global Dialogue;Winter/Spring2003, Vol. 5 Issue 1/2, p1 

    The article focuses on the significance of overseas military bases of the U.S. in light of its changed national security strategy which has pre-emptive military strikes at its core. As stated, following the September 11, 2001 attacks in the country, then-president George W. Bush announced the...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics