Thursday, April 22, 2010

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The miller's (fractured fairy) tale

Posted: 22 Apr 2010 04:06 AM PDT

In a much commented on article, The False Religion of Mideast Peace: And Why I'm No Longer a Believer by Aaron David Miller in Foreign Policy , Miller writes: "I remember attending Rabin's funeral in 1995 in Jerusalem and trying to convince myself that America must and could save the peace process that had been so badly undermined by his assassination. I'm not a declinist. I still believe in the power of American diplomacy when it's tough, smart, and fair. But the enthusiasm, fervor, and passion have given way to a much more sober view of what's possible. Failure can...

Submitted 04/22/10

Posted: 22 Apr 2010 03:22 AM PDT

Here are this weeks' Watcher's council submissions: Council Submissions Mere Rhetoric - Academic Linguist: Palin Speaks Like A Cognitive "Toddler," Linguistically She's "A Child" The Razor - Clinton Holds Tea Party to Higher Standards Than Islam The Colossus of Rhodey - Philly Inquirer offers ed school "solutions" to South Philly school violence Bookworm Room - Ordinary people view Rush as a dangerous Svengali The Provocateur - The Politics of Financial Reform Right Truth - Israel should set up a War Room for Propaganda Wolf Howling - Thoughts On Britain, Colonialism, and Multiculturalism The Glittering Eye - Think Small! Rhymes With...

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