By: Kevin Derby | Posted: March 4, 2015 10:51 AM

By: Thomas Sowell | Posted: March 3, 2015 7:00 AM
Random thoughts on the passing scene:

When President Obama keeps talking about "violent extremists" in the abstract, you might wonder whether Presbyterians are running amok.
By: Michael Barone | Posted: March 2, 2015 7:00 AM
In reflecting on relations between the United States and China, Henry Kissinger in his 2011 book, "On China," notes that since he and Richard Nixon ventured to Beijing more than 40 years ago, "Eight American presidents and four generations of Chinese leaders have managed this delicate relationship in an astonishingly consistent manner, considering the difference in starting points."

By: Kevin Derby | Posted: March 4, 2015 1:29 PM

Posted: March 4, 2015 12:01 AM
By: Michael Barone | Posted: March 4, 2015 7:00 AM
"Americans are from Mars and Europeans are from Venus," wrote Robert Kagan in "Of Paradise and Power," published in 2003, just as the United States went into Iraq. Americans, he wrote, see themselves in "an anarchic Hobbesian world," where security and a liberal order depend on military might, while Europe is "moving beyond power into a self-contained world of laws and rules and transnational negotiation and co-operation."



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