James: Your assessment of the Iraqi Prime Minister is worth repeating here:
[I]n new PM al-Maliki we have a man whose every public statement sets himself up as more than equal in will and morale to the bloody task of order. If there is another Zarqawi, says Maliki, we will kill him too: the most vital syllable in that sentence being the word we.
The word “authenticity” is having a moment. In the context...Read More