Wednesday, March 09, 2005

TIA Daily Contents: "The Universal Claim of Individual Rights"

In a speech yesterday, President Bush invoked "the universal claim of individual rights." That moral claim is indeed universal—which is why American action in Iraq is having an impact far beyond the Middle East, from Saigon to Belfast.

Top News Stories
• Backsliding in Beirut
• Bush: I Told You So
• Democrats: Yeah, We Guess You Did
"Will Vietnam Be the Next Iraq?"
• Iraq and the IRA
• Commentary: Italy Goes Over to the Enemy

• Human Achievements: Hans Bethe

Feature Article
• A Tale of Four Cities—and Their Domes
by Sherri Tracinski
The Race for the Biggest Dome and the Race for the Tallest Skyscraper