State Department spokesman P.J. Crowley resigns - National Journal

Politics | Steven Nelson (admin)

On Thursday Crowley said what’s being done to Bradley Manning is ‘ridiculous and counterproductive and stupid’

Richard Holbrooke and Afghanistan

Opinion | John Guardiano

Holbrooke was a patriot and public servant, but he was also a Democrat and human.

WikiLeaks publishes list of places vital to U.S. security - CNN

US | Steven Nelson (admin)

State Department spokesman P.J. Crowley said the disclosure ‘gives a group like al Qaeda a targeting list’

State Dept. attacked for imam's Middle East trip - TheDC

Politics | Amanda Carey

Government-sponsored trip for imam behind Ground Zero mosque raises First Amendment, radical Islam concerns

Lead, follow or get out of the way

Opinion | Elizabeth Letchworth

For an administration that seems to want to control so much of our economy and our day-to-day decisions, it puzzles this writer as to why the president won’t waive the Jones Act to accept well-intentioned help from around the world

Israel's blue ribbon committee - The Daily Caller

Politics | interns

Though the U.S. has expressed support for Israel’s panel, it’s not clear that the international community will deem it kosher

Wayward policy toward Turkey a benefit to Iran

Energy | Tülin Daloglu

It would be a grave mistake for the UN Security Council to further separate countries like Turkey and Brazil from the heavyweights of the Western world, and give them the message that they have no say in global peace and security. Iranians will surely celebrate such side benefits