Search Results for: Peter Hart and Evan Engel

May 1 2014

‘Radioactive’ Putin Is ‘Stalin’s Spawn’

With Official Enemies, too much is not enough

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Russian President Vladimir Putin’s invasion of the Crimean region of Ukraine meant that he was either “taking a page out of the Hitler playbook” or was “Stalin’s spawn.”

Aug 1 2006

If You Don’t Like Voters’ Views, Just Use Republican Spin Points

When congressional Democrats in June proposed a timetable for withdrawal of U.S. forces from Iraq, this was portrayed by the New York Times as a real problem—for Democrats. The underlying assumption in the reporting was that this position was a risky one, playing right into the hands of Karl Rove and the GOP. A June 14 Times story said that such a position would let the White House “again . . . cast [the Democrats] as weak on national security.” The Times noted that a vote on setting a deadline for troop withdrawal “could create a hard choice for Democrats […]