Glenn Reynolds is plumping for Vaclav Havel to replace Kofi Annan as head of the United Nations, and Jonah Goldberg agrees. Unsurprisingly, I think it's a capital idea, and would likely bring a gust of support behind the growing "Community of Democracies" reform initiative, supported by the bipartisan likes of Madeleine Albright, Colin Powell, Tom Lantos, and David Dreier, and described in these pages this March by Jonathan Rauch.
"It feels like we've gone from tragedy to farce."
The new framework aims to keep everyone learning at the same level for as long as possible.
A Messina, New York, police officer is under investigation after video showed him intentionally slamming a door into a car several times.
“Our only job today, is to give the law’s terms their ordinary meanings and, in that small way, ensure that the federal government does not exceed its statutory license.”