CEDAW in the Senate

The senate holds a hearing on Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination Against Women. She supports ratification. You should too!

Going NATO

What does NATO owe Afghanistan? This is a question that will be foremost on my mind as I attend the NATO summit in Lisbon, Portugal this week.  Some thoughts on the upcoming summit.

Don’t Blame the UN for Cholera in Haiti

It is hard to identify a single villain when poor living conditions are to blame. But the fact is, cholera became epidemic because of the combustible combination of a weak government, poverty, crowded and unsanitary living conditions -- all made worse by the earthquake and then, Hurricane Tomas.