Archives for March 2007

One Responsible Antiwar Democrat

IT MAY BE THE RETURN OF A loyal opposition. What separates a statesman from a politician is the foresight to place the national interest above fleeting partisan advantage – even at the cost of sharp reprisals from one’s colleagues. In that sense, Rep. Howard Berman, D-CA, is the statesman of the antiwar Left. In the most pitched partisan atmosphere in recent memory, he has crafted a bill … [Read more...]