Donald Rumsfeld

There is more than a little poetic justice in General John Abizaid's proposed posting to Riyadh.
Cross-posted with TomDispatch.com Who even remembers that, back in September 2002, Lawrence Lindsey, then President George
Let's think for a moment about how strangely the invasion of Iraq blew back on America.
We’re beyond ironic. After years of grandstanding and bashing the Obama administration and Hillary Clinton for security and
When I asked Secretary Rumsfeld to describe one of America’s most infamous Presidents in one word, he replied, “strategic.”
The Bush family and many connected to it remain cool to the Republican nominee.
"He obviously comes from a totally different cut than Donald Trump," the former secretary of defense said.
Former Secretary of Defense Donald Rumsfeld took a shot at George H.W. Bush's age on Thursday, saying he wasn’t surprised the former president is reportedly voting for Hillary Clinton because “he’s up in years.”
Congress is currently considering expanding the U.S. national missile defense system, despite the fact that -- nearly 15 years after the Bush administration began deploying it -- it has not been demonstrated to work under real-world conditions and is not on a path to do so.
Last Wednesday, July 6th, was George W. Bush's 70th birthday and should have been an occasion for celebration. He got a present that he probably would rather not have received, however -- the long-awaited report on the British role in the invasion of Iraq.
"I am a lot more comfortable with a known unknown, who I will support, than with a known known who is unacceptable.”
Captain America: Civil War is proving to be a massive popular hit around the world. And it's doing it by imaginatively knitting together elements from the dozen earlier films in the so-called Marvel Cinematic Universe in ways far more reminiscent of classic long-form television.
Positions of authority have a way of inflating people's sense of their own power.