Nation

  • October 2, 2003  

    A Justice Department investigation into the alleged White House leak of an undercover CIA agent’s identity is expanding to include other federal agencies. Experts explain the workings of such an investigation. Continue reading

  • October 1, 2003   BY Admin 

    The United States must dramatically transform its public diplomacy system to overcome growing anti-American sentiments abroad, according to a report released Wednesday by an advisory group appointed by the Bush administration. Continue reading

  • October 1, 2003  

    Jeffrey Brown gets perspective on the recovery efforts at the Iraq Museum from Marine Reserve Col. Matthew Bogdanos, who headed the investigation into last April’s looting. Continue reading

  • September 30, 2003  

    The Justice Department announced that it would launch an investigation into who disclosed the identity of a covert CIA agent, a leak the Washington Post reported occurred when unidentified White House officials called at least six journalists with the information. Terence Smith gets two expert views. Continue reading

  • September 30, 2003  

    Retired Marine Gen. Anthony Zinni, a former head of U.S. Central Command, reflects on the pre-war and postwar planning for the U.S.-led military operation in Iraq. Continue reading

  • September 30, 2003  

    Essayist Roger Rosenblatt considers artistic responsibility. Continue reading

  • September 29, 2003  

    Terence Smith reports on three prominent Americans who recently passed away — tennis champion Althea Gibson, director Elia Kazan and actor Donald O’Connor. Continue reading

  • September 29, 2003  

    The Washington Post reported on Sunday that top White House aides leaked the identity of an undercover CIA agent after her husband, former Ambassador Joseph C. Wilson IV, publicly challenged President Bush’s prewar intelligence on Iraq. Margaret Warner discusses the intelligence controversy with two members of Congress. Continue reading

  • September 26, 2003   BY Admin 

    A powerful mortar blast ripped through a crowded marketplace north of Baghdad Thursday night, killing at least nine civilians and injuring 18 others, U.S. officials said Friday. Continue reading

  • September 26, 2003  

    Writer and editor George Plimpton died last night at age 76. Jeffrey Brown looks at his career with Michael Dirda, senior editor of The Washington Post’s Book World. Continue reading