Tommy Oakster

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Major power conflict brewing in Asia?

International attention might currently be focused on Crimea and eastern Ukraine, but does another territorial dispute involving a major power, this one in the South China Sea, also have the potential to flare up into full-blown conflict?<p>Robert D. Kaplan, chief geopolitical analyst for Stratfor and …

Fewer Homeless, a Bush Legacy

My CNN column focuses on a major domestic policy achievement by George W. Bush: combating homelessness.<p>Have you noticed that homelessness isn't …

CIA Gives Karzai Bags of Cash

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Palestinian Premier's Resignation Could End An Era

America's regional strategy in doubt, again. "A game-changing disappointment."<p>The resignation of Palestinian Authority Prime Minister Salam Fayyad reverses the latest stirrings of momentum toward peace in the region and calls into question the American strategy of backing the low-key Palestinian …