The use of force for traditional reasons of state, namely to enhance national power, wealth or prestige at the expense of other peoples, is not.   According to the study, for example, international law professors are only productive if they publish in the main law review of an American law school or in the international law journals at Harvard and Virginia (both of which are excellent, of course). Design coach and consultant (https://t.   Here is a fine example of the power of ideas to shape policy.

 It seems to me the fundamental truth of the book and you are right to highlight it here. The Sudanese authorities are blocking the work of the 11,000-strong Unamid peacekeeping force and have not handed over two other ICC suspects – government minister Ahmad Harun and militia chief Ali Kushayb – for whom arrest warrants were issued last year. – Congressman Tom Marino (PA-10) called for greater clarity from the US Department of Justice (DOJ) and Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) on. And the very readiness to leap to the option of force, if credible, may obviate its actual application.   It should be a wonderful place to write and teach.  Nothing is weirder or more intellectually misplaced to me, these days, than to read somewhere about the “Schmittian” approach to emergency in the Bush administration, for example.

 Again, going back to the book, that is a very strong theme of it, and I think it is right, indeed, the most important thing I most learned from the book.  The first is the meaning of ‘neoconservative’ in Tom’s book. But the current fashion of “me too” law professor amicus briefs strikes me as counterproductive.

  But, I would be interested in reader reaction to the Senate declarations. Jawad, 23, faces charges including attempted murder for allegedly throwing a grenade that injured two American soldiers and their interpreter in Afghanistan in 2002. Maybe that’s true for some fields, but the study simply reaffirms the marginalization of international law in the American legal academy.  the opening chapter on neoconservatism connects the conservative (in a generic sense) foreign policy of the post 9-11 period to the 1970s and especially 80s conservative foreign policy of the late Cold War and, in particular, the Reagan years.  This should sound familiar, of course.

The United States relied on Charming Betsy to argue that FOIA should be read consistent with the United States’ obligation to comply with the public curiosity requirements of the Geneva Conventions.  But there are a great many important thinkers who could not be accounted morally ‘good’ and yet are worth reading – anyway, this is a discussion had endlessly. From drunken misadventures and serious assaults, drug trafficking, driving offences, property theft and a whole lot of public nuisance, this show showcases the dangerous, bizarre, heart-breaking and humorous moments that come as part of the job when you are a Territory cop. Hussein too much leeway for his courtroom outbursts, and the associate judge named to succeed him was removed under government threats before he could take over. Is charged with criminal responsibility for acts of torture, which include burning victims, shocking them with an electrical device, imprisoning them in holes in the ground, and ordering that that their genitals be mutilated.

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Courts will welcome anything resembling clear statements on a treaties’ justiciability from the treaty-makers rather than having to find their own way.  I do not want to mischaracterize things, so if I have really misunderstood things, then my apologies to you and OJ readers who – I stress – should read this very important and, especially, complex book for themselves. Together and separately they have worked on countless film scores, TV soundtracks, commercials and sessions. With respect to national security, neither campaign has articulated the fundamental points of view that will allow people to make an informed choice in November Here, then, on the anniversary of 9/11 are a dozen questions we would like to see them address.   You’re Jack Nicholson in The Shining.

Stars: Tom Kenny, Clancy Brown, Rodger Bumpass, Bill Fagerbakke, Carolyn Lawrence.  Karmin is a Wall Street Journal reporter, and his book offers very good financial journalism (February 2008).  Secretary General Ban Ki Moon expressed doubts about the “magic” of markets.   Over at UN Dispatch, our colleague John Boonstra has an excellent post explaining why that might be the case. Thomas “Tom” Kenny (born 16 July 1981) is an Irish hurler who played as a midfielder and later right wing back for the Cork senior team from 2003 until retiring in 2013.

I apologize if I have mischaracterized the book and again suggest to OJ readers that they read it for themselves. The end isn’t in the way of armistice or surrender.  Fortis is moving to do precisely what US financial institutions are finally moving to do (per the article cited below), which is increase liquid shareholder capital and de-leverage (i.  A third was the address by Iranian president Ahmadinejad to the General Assembly in which he announced that the American empire was near collapse.   Palin was asked in 2006, during her gubernatorial campaign, whether she was offended by the Pledge’s “under God” phrase.

It therefore follows from the description of Liberalism contained in my first post that liberals will be skeptical about proposals to use force and will oppose them whenever less inherently destructive means appear to be available or when it appears that violent means will have a net adverse effect on humanitarian values. Farer presents the issue of the permissible options for the United States if it discovers that terrorist organizations or individuals are active in country X and planning an attack on American targets. When Tom was young he was into comic books, drawing funny pictures and. Участвовал в написании сценария к фильму Plastic Man in «Puddle. On July 2, 2008, a Palestinian resident of the East Jerusalem neighborhood of Sur Baher working at a construction site in West Jerusalem commandeered a bulldozer and drove it through crowds in West Jerusalem, killing 3 and wounding many more. I’m probably the least fashionable person I know but I have to admit to.

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He wanted us to arrest Mengele as well, but Mengele had left his home in the mean time. Obviously there are plenty of law professors whom I greatly respect who are willing to sign “me too” amicus briefs, so I must be missing something. In fact, particularly among European and American legal scholars and NATO governments there has grown a conviction that force may or at least should be used as a last resort to prevent or terminate crimes against humanity even without Security Council Sanction; these scholars (among whom I number myself) and governments have, in other words, endorsed Humanitarian Intervention (HI). If you are wildly successful, as Kiva has become, you can always hire the lawyers and accountants to help you backfill what was missing when you began.   Monday’s discussion promises to inform the debate with the experience and judgment of those who have served on the front lines.

 Again, going back to the book, that is a very strong theme of it, and I think it is right, indeed, the most important thing I most learned from the book. Thomas James “Tom” Kenny (n. With the expected exceptions of UNCLOS and its Part XI Amendment along with the Protocol to the London Dumping Convention, the Senate essentially cleared the floor of all the treaties reported favorably to it by the SFRC this Congress.  The first is the meaning of ‘neoconservative’ in Tom’s book. But the current fashion of “me too” law professor amicus briefs strikes me as counterproductive. Courts, generation of international law, transitional justice and international criminal law, and the international environment.

 A second-US-centric event was the arrival of Governor Sarah Palin to meet with various world leaders in NY

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He said he struggled briefly with the security officials when he tried to send a message on his BlackBerry to The New York Times about the expulsion. Bearing in mind the symbolic and actual status of Jerusalem as a city of two peoples and three religions, as well as the city’s pivotal role in reaching a political agreement, Ir Amim aspires to a stable Jerusalem, equitably shared by the two peoples; a city that ensures the dignity and welfare of all its residents and that safeguards their holy places, as well as their historical and cultural heritages. International agreements, not just some of them. In 1996, Kenny appeared along with his wife, Jill Talley, in the music video for “Tonight, Tonight” by The Smashing Pumpkins, playing a young couple taking their honeymoon on the Moon. Thomas James "Tom" Kenny (born July 13, 1962) is an American actor, voice actor and comedian, best known as the voice of SpongeBob SquarePants in the television. Kenny came full-circle with his musical past in 2006 when he co-wrote and recorded SpongeBob SquarePants: The Best Day Ever with producer Andy Paley.

We can more or less agree about what is knowable, based on fairly well established standards of proof. Former Rwandan Education Minister Andre Rwamakuba ( 58) has joined his family at Vaud, Switzerland after spending two years in Arusha, seat of the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda (ICTR), looking for a host country. ” How does one abide by this commitment. The piece plays to the “bargaining chip” rationale for keeping the states out of foreign relations, as in, if the states can go it alone, they may weaken the nation’s negotiating position on the international plane. He suggests that repeated violations of the territorial integrity of states would result in the progressive collapse of cooperation on a whole range of issues including non-proliferation.

  Elena has a blog post up at Intlawgrrls that explains how the workshop came to be. I want first to qualify my statement in the last post that probably a majority of contemporary scholars and governments still cling to the position that the only legitimate uses of force are defense against armed attack and enforcement action authorized by the Security Council. It is misrepresentation at two levels.  The discussion of paper money and its issuance, and the evolution of central banking, is excellent.  The reason it strikes me especially now in light of our exchange is that it aids me in seeing, in a new and fruitful way, how – going back to those various characteristics of neoconservatism that I drew out of Fukuyama – the idealism connects to the aversion to social engineering that was a part of it domestically. With respect to national security, neither campaign has articulated the fundamental points of view that will allow people to make an informed choice in November Here, then, on the anniversary of 9/11 are a dozen questions we would like to see them address.

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Are these briefs the product of human rights clinics where students do the yeoman’s work of writing the brief, but they feel they need the gravitas of distinguished names to give the brief heft. We contend that the Constitution regulates the President’s ability to form political commitments and provide a comprehensive constitutional analysis to support this position. The letters section of the Times is probably not long for the world but it does still have the function of pulling out pithy representative statements from what would otherwise be lost in the haystack of the paper’s website comments section. To view the complete ILW schedule and to register for the conference, please visit http://www.  I have read rapidly, as there wasn’t much time, so I will grant that I might have misread things. As of 2007, he has also hosted the show Funday Night at the Movies on TCM, which encourages children to watch old movies.

The lack of clarity is susceptible to immediate correction.   Elena notes in her post that one of the drivers behind the workshop and the Collaborative Research Network on Human Rights (itself is an interdisciplinary project under the aegis of Law & Society) is the need to expand opportunities for collaboration across disciplines in empirical scholarship.   We also found that 18 of the 36 schools where we obtained timelines allow a new hire to be considered for full professor one way or another in year 5, while 26 out of 36 allow it by year 6.   Since then, teams on both coasts have been working to develop – or defeat – these proposals. 170 I describe as “hallucinatory” the thesis that a settlement of the conflict would transform the Middle East into the Peaceable Kingdom.  The effect was to increase the number from roughly a billion people to something like 1. ” In my book at p. Such briefs may be “friends of the court” in the best sense of the word. As evidence mounted that the U.

  Here is the abstract:

 It proposes to continue the debate and discussion that, certainly, OJ has actively been having over what to do about detention post-Guantanamo and under a new presidency. Circuit and involves the important issue of corporate responsibility for human rights violations under international law. The use of force for traditional reasons of state, namely to enhance national power, wealth or prestige at the expense of other peoples, is not. The NGOs warned the French president, who made tackling the Darfur conflict an election pledge, that any compromise on the war crimes probe would “deal a major blow to the credibility and dissuasive power of the international criminal justice system. Economy was experiencing its worst housing-market and credit-market busts since World War II, many cherished hope that the fundamental strength of the European and Asian economies would prevent them from catching the proverbial cold when America sneezed. The other is the important place the treatment of Palestinians particularly in the Occupied Territories has in the Jihadi narrative which the violent few use in an effort to rally support in the vast community of believers for whom they claim to fight.

, making the argument that the declarations actually constitute inadmissible reservations or are otherwise unacceptable). Go back to the fabulous fifties and the swinging sixties as Richie Cunningham and his family, along with everybody’s favourite, The Fonz, share laughs, love and life in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.   Here is the abstract:.   Or, is the Senate appropriately exercising its own constitutional powers here.  I want to leave that now, in order to go on to the other issue.

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Tom McGowan was born on July 26, 1959 in Belmar, New Jersey, USA.  Among the most interesting chapters are the chapters on dollarization of several country economies – Ecuador is the main example – and then the role of the dollar as the reserve currency (for the moment, anyway). If you don’t, how can you consider yourself productive. Or more to the point, what non-economic state interests do you propose to target in a way that makes international human rights enforcement regimes more effective than they currently are. While no country has more favouring McCain, in five countries the largest numbers do not take a position either way and thus the per cent in favour of Obama is fairly small.   The Court is a more important player on foreign policy than at any time in recent history, but still not so important a player as to stop the juggernaut of IL.

Human rights treaty RUDs (i. September 2nd, 2008 – 11:00 AM EDT | Comments Off on OUP/ Opinio Juris Book Club: Tom Farer’s Confronting Global Terrorism and American Neo-Conservatism http://opiniojuris.  But the one does not really connect with the other, at least not in the way that makes it useful for American legal theory. Other members of The Tearjerkers included Charlie Robbins, Dave DeCirce, and Dave Soule, who is still active in the central New York music scene. In his opening post and in the opening chapter of his book, Tom Farer gives us a tour of the horizon of how international law and self-interest interact in American foreign policy thinking. By Thomas Kenny , Aug 03, 2015.  the opening chapter on neoconservatism connects the conservative (in a generic sense) foreign policy of the post 9-11 period to the 1970s and especially 80s conservative foreign policy of the late Cold War and, in particular, the Reagan years.

On July 2, 2008, a Palestinian resident of the East Jerusalem neighborhood of Sur Baher working at a construction site in West Jerusalem commandeered a bulldozer and drove it through crowds in West Jerusalem, killing 3 and wounding many more. The music pays homage to The Beach Boys, The Archies, The Lovin’ Spoonful, and The Troggs, among others.   I begin next semester — March, 2009. Will be in a weaker position to extract emissions reductions from other countries. [8] The series premiered on April 19, 2009.  But there are a great many important thinkers who could not be accounted morally ‘good’ and yet are worth reading – anyway, this is a discussion had endlessly.

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  Their lawyers and diplomats try to justify the departures. Thomas James “Tom” Kenny (n. The end isn’t in the way of armistice or surrender. Administration, and I think there’s just a little too much ice under the bridge to turn things back on that. And the Islamic world would like down together like the lion and the lamb in the Peaceable Kingdom in the event of a settlement. Let’s begin with the granular.

There are loud calls from politicians and from the public for punitive actions like demolition of homes and revocation of residency rights and/or social benefits of family members of the attackers, as well as curbs on the freedoms of all Palestinian residents of East Jerusalem, including limitations on freedom of movement (to keep them out of Israeli areas) and restrictions on access to large vehicles (to stave off another bulldozer attack)

“To the President, if we take him at his word, this conflict, like the preceding one against the Soviet Union, is an ideological battle of world-historical dimension” [at 2, emphasis added]. This is excellent news — though it does not necessarily end Rwamakuba’s ordeal, given that he could still be extradited to Rwanda at some point in the future, as I discuss in my recent essay in the Leiden Journal of International Law, “What Happens to the Acquitted. Frakt — immunity from what. In 17 of the 22 countries surveyed the most common view is that, if Barack Obama is elected president, America’s relations with the rest of the world are likely to get better. Ratification of the Comprehensive Test Ban Treaty back in 1999 (readers should feel to correct me if I’m wrong here).  But it should be borne in mind that the credit markets in New York and, in particular, London are tightly linked, and much of the derivative business involved in repackaging US mortgages took place in and via London.

Es conocido por ser la voz de Bob Esponja. While no country has more favouring McCain, in five countries the largest numbers do not take a position either way and thus the per cent in favour of Obama is fairly small. ArrayThomas James Kenny (born July 13, 1962) is an American actor and comedian known for his long-running role as the title character in the SpongeBob SquarePants TV.  I take your writing very seriously indeed, always have, and the reason I reread the book a second time was because this was what jumped out at me the first time through.   Why do international lawyers do empirical scholarship.

  Here is the abstract:. “And this year our anchor sponsors added exceptional.  As an annual confab, it features a parade of speeches by heads of state and foreign ministers and the Secretary General. In his written declaration, Vandeveld said he was available and willing to testify for the defense. Instead, we look to constitutional text, original meaning, custom, structure, and prudence to construct a discrete Executive power to make political commitments, subject to legislative checks.   According to Eitan, Mengele was also in Buenos Aires when Eichmann was captured — and would have shared Eichmann’s fate but for the Mossad’s lack of boots on the ground:.

Ultimately, we provide a framework for evaluating political commitments that can legitimize the Executive’s use of political commitments while guiding decisions on when Congress must require information about-or even approval of-them. As for the third option of taking unilateral action to remove the terrorist elements without the permission of the state or the Security Council, Farer is equivocal. The United States relied on Charming Betsy to argue that FOIA should be read consistent with the United States’ obligation to comply with the public curiosity requirements of the Geneva Conventions. There is so much I could say about Kiva and Flannery’s remarks, but let me just highlight a few points that were raised by his discussion. Finally, a political commitment power reconciles existing practice with the Constitution’s basic rule of law principle, establishing that the Constitution governs all U. A few of the characters he voices in this series are Starscream and his clones, Isaac Sumdac, and Waspinator.  But it should be borne in mind that the credit markets in New York and, in particular, London are tightly linked, and much of the derivative business involved in repackaging US mortgages took place in and via London.

In these conversations it seems easy to buy the argument for why, for example, international trade laws and institutions can have an effect on state behavior (to the extent they do). Article 2(4) read in conjunction with the totality of Chapters 7 and 8 was construed as banning force except where it was authorized by the Security Council under its Chapter 7 authority or was employed in self-defense against an actual or what reasonably appeared to be (pace Kelsen and Randelshofer) an imminent armed attack. By “legally” I mean within the UN Charter paradigm.  The fact that my academic friend, whom I adore, wouldn’t know anyone who ever defended the Bush doctrine might perhaps be taken mostly as statement about the bubble of academia, but, sure, I would count myself as something of an expert on it. ) had been around in more junior roles in the 1980s, as is usual in any presidential administration, and they had formulated their view in part – but, I would add, only in part, in relation to their experiences in the late Cold War and Reagan-Bush pere years. Thou shalt not incite public curiosity.

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Many legal bloggers have speculated on the relationship between blogging and scholarship. In his opening post and in the opening chapter of his book, Tom Farer gives us a tour of the horizon of how international law and self-interest interact in American foreign policy thinking. At the beginning of the year, many observers believed that this time around the global economic cycle would be different.  It’s not as if HRW has not been equally tough on the Uribe government in Columbia in its reporting. I want to offer a final entry that covers a couple of topics. I want first to qualify my statement in the last post that probably a majority of contemporary scholars and governments still cling to the position that the only legitimate uses of force are defense against armed attack and enforcement action authorized by the Security Council. You can read Levinson here (marred only by the pervasive tone of indignation: what exactly does he (realistically) expect.

The Party is bigger than ever before and the Purpose is just as important – Entertainment just Announced. The officials then disabled the BlackBerries of the two men and prevented them from contacting anyone in Venezuela, including diplomats from the embassies of Chile or the United States. This article explores how the Constitution regulates political commitments in light of recent controversies over the formation of a new U. Flannery’s vision was to use the social networking phenomenon to empower people to do good. Farer presents the issue of the permissible options for the United States if it discovers that terrorist organizations or individuals are active in country X and planning an attack on American targets. You can read Levinson here (marred only by the pervasive tone of indignation: what exactly does he (realistically) expect.

France had previously stressed that Sudan must turn over Ahmed Haroun, state minister for humanitarian affairs, and militia commander Ali Mohamed Ali Abdel-Rahman, also know as Ali Kushayb who are wanted by the ICC in connection with Darfur war crimes

  Palin was asked in 2006, during her gubernatorial campaign, whether she was offended by the Pledge’s “under God” phrase. I’m probably the least fashionable person I know but I have to admit to. Maliki’s Dawa religious party, which had lost thousands of its members to Mr. In part, this is because the plaintiffs had done their best to file and remain in California state court, where a jury last year awarded Nicaraguan banana workers .  You’ve persuaded me – against my better time-management judgment, I might add. Having read with fascination the previous Opinio Juris book discussions, I have to anticipate that by the end of this week my interlocutors will have squeezed out of me every lingering ounce of intellectual complacency.

 But there are a great many important thinkers who could not be accounted morally ‘good’ and yet are worth reading – anyway, this is a discussion had endlessly.   Monday’s discussion promises to inform the debate with the experience and judgment of those who have served on the front lines.   I’m not sure I buy the analogy, because I don’t think there’s anything clearly unlawful about the activity. I apologize if I have mischaracterized the book and again suggest to OJ readers that they read it for themselves. · Bob Boyle as CO-EP. These ambiguities have traditionally afforded East Jerusalem much of its stability. Ken Witwer (Johns Hopkins School of Medicine) on February 28, 2013. The latest Tweets from Tom Kenny  (@tkenny). The other is that when democracies go on a war footing, the normally ample liberties of their residents (particularly resident aliens but also citizens) will shrink.

  He implies that policy is made to reflect and implement ideas about the relationships between and among states and the role that force plays in shaping them. September 5th, 2008 – 3:31 PM EDT | Comments Off on Meta-Methodology; Dichotomies vs. This is excellent news — though it does not necessarily end Rwamakuba’s ordeal, given that he could still be extradited to Rwanda at some point in the future, as I discuss in my recent essay in the Leiden Journal of International Law, “What Happens to the Acquitted. 13 july 1962 , Syracuse. An Army prosecutor has resigned from the Guantánamo war court in a crisis of conscience over plans to try a young Afghan accused of throwing a grenade rather than settle the case out of court, according to an affidavit filed with the court Wednesday. I’m on board for that. But if the country is reluctant or unable to act because the terrorist organization is part of an important ethnic constituency or are located in a remote part of the country where there is virtually no governmental presence. ” Osagiede’s claim is a common one in Sixth Amendment cases. People who have read my writings on human rights know that I have plenty of disagreements with Human Rights Watch on various matters of law, policy, the direction of the human rights movement, etc.

 It proposes to continue the debate and discussion that, certainly, OJ has actively been having over what to do about detention post-Guantanamo and under a new presidency. Circuit and involves the important issue of corporate responsibility for human rights violations under international law. And the very readiness to leap to the option of force, if credible, may obviate its actual application. I refused because I didn’t want to endanger the success of the Eichmann operation. The use of force for traditional reasons of state, namely to enhance national power, wealth or prestige at the expense of other peoples, is not. The NGOs warned the French president, who made tackling the Darfur conflict an election pledge, that any compromise on the war crimes probe would “deal a major blow to the credibility and dissuasive power of the international criminal justice system. Economy was experiencing its worst housing-market and credit-market busts since World War II, many cherished hope that the fundamental strength of the European and Asian economies would prevent them from catching the proverbial cold when America sneezed. The other is the important place the treatment of Palestinians particularly in the Occupied Territories has in the Jihadi narrative which the violent few use in an effort to rally support in the vast community of believers for whom they claim to fight. But the current fashion of “me too” law professor amicus briefs strikes me as counterproductive.

Jawad, 23, faces charges including attempted murder for allegedly throwing a grenade that injured two American soldiers and their interpreter in Afghanistan in 2002. On the 2009 Kids’ Choice Awards, he called himself “the only announcer who does all of his own stunts”.  It has a panel on how regular American courts might be understood to be creating new legal concepts for dealing with terrorism cases in US district court, another panel on new legal concepts that might or might not be needed, including special terrorist courts, and other matters. Ir Amim (“City of Nations” or “City of Peoples”) was founded in order to actively engage in those issues impacting on Israeli-Palestinian relations in Jerusalem and on the political future of the city. International agreements, not just some of them. 13 july 1962 , Syracuse. This failure to notify violated Article 36 of the Vienna Convention, as well as federal regulations promulgated to ensure compliance with Article 36. Paul Kennedy’s book on the history and future of the United Nations, Parliament of Man, appeared in 2006.  Among the most interesting chapters are the chapters on dollarization of several country economies – Ecuador is the main example – and then the role of the dollar as the reserve currency (for the moment, anyway).

Tom McGowan was born on July 26, 1959 in Belmar, New Jersey, USA.  Among the most interesting chapters are the chapters on dollarization of several country economies – Ecuador is the main example – and then the role of the dollar as the reserve currency (for the moment, anyway). If you don’t, how can you consider yourself productive. Or more to the point, what non-economic state interests do you propose to target in a way that makes international human rights enforcement regimes more effective than they currently are. The piece plays to the “bargaining chip” rationale for keeping the states out of foreign relations, as in, if the states can go it alone, they may weaken the nation’s negotiating position on the international plane. While no country has more favouring McCain, in five countries the largest numbers do not take a position either way and thus the per cent in favour of Obama is fairly small.   The Court is a more important player on foreign policy than at any time in recent history, but still not so important a player as to stop the juggernaut of IL. Some bits – this one observing that a Europe attuned to the spirit of Raymond Aron would look with alarm upon American leaders in a new administration bearing the gifts of ‘meek multilateralism’ and superpower humility. ” I suspect that Tom Farer would agree that this perspective goes some way to explain President Bush’s foreign policy – and perhaps the roar we heard emanating from the Xcel Energy Center in St.