WAIS Forum on the US, March 1998 to December 2001

United States 04.25.2004

US Budget Deficits and the World Economy 04.20.04

United States 04.13.04

United States 04.02.04

United States 03.28.04

The U.S. as a commercial empire 03.28.04

US Politics 03.10.04

United States
02.22.04

US Government Articles 02.01.04-02.05.04

US: Medicare: more care is not necessarily better care    12.02.03

US: US Turkeymania    11.30.03

US: Stanford University and fish    11.30.03

US: The Maine and 9/11    11.30.03

US: Mexican Consular Cards    11.30.03

US: Bush in London; 'Shoot-to-kill' demand by U.S.    11.16.03

US: Bush in London; 'Shoot-to-kill' demand by U.S.    11.16.03

US: Bush in London; 'Shoot-to-kill' demand by U.S.    11.16.03

US: Bush in London; 'Shoot-to-kill' demand by U.S.    11.16.03

US: Bush in London; 'Shoot-to-kill' demand by U.S.    11.16.03

US: Bush in London; 'Shoot-to-kill' demand by U.S.    11.16.03

US/UK Bush's flying circus leaves out only the kitchen sink     11.15.03

US: Opposition to the anti-US embargo conference in Miami     11.08.03

US: The embargo of Cuba     11.08.03

USS Liberty Independent Commission     11.05.03

USS Liberty Independent Commission     11.05.03

USS Liberty Independent Commission     11.05.03

US: Anti-Bush demonstrations     10.25.03

US: The US Senate and Spam     10.25.03

US: Re: CALIFORNIA and Arnold Schwarzenegger     10.05.03

Re: CIA Clandestine Operations director
    11.04.03

Re: CIA Clandestine Operations director     11.04.03

Outsourcing US jobs to India     11.02.03

Outsourcing US jobs to India     11.02.03

Outsourcing US jobs to India     11.02.03

Outsourcing US jobs to India     11.03.03

Bush says; "God chose him to lead his nation"     11.04.03

Bush says; "God chose him to lead his nation"     11.03.03

Bush says; "God chose him to lead his nation"     11.03.03

Bush says; "God chose him to lead his nation"     11.03.03

Bush says; "God chose him to lead his nation"     11.02.03

Bush says; "God chose him to lead his nation"     11.02.03

Bush says; "God chose him to lead his nation"     11.02.03

US: Foreign-born in US     10.04.03

US: The Second Nuclear Age     10.03.03

US: Class action suits. Tort awards     10.03.03

US: Re: Medical Malpractice     10.03.03

US: Re: Medical Malpractice     10.02.03

US: Medical Malpractice     10.01.03

US: The US and Israel     10.01.03

US: Re: The US and Israel     10.01.03

US: Re: The US and Israel     10.01.03

US: Re: The US and Israel     10.01.03

US: Re: The US and Israel     10.01.03

US: Re: The US and Israel     10.01.03

US: Re: The US and Israel     10.02.03

US: Re: The US and Israel     10.02.03

US: The US and Israel     09.30.03

US: Mexifornia     09.29.03

US: Mexifornia     09.29.03

US: Mexifornia     09.28.03

US: Kennedy Assassination     09.28.03

UNITED STATES POLITICS: Thomas B. Reed    12/27/01

The Marines and John Walker    12/21/01

Pancho Villa Rides Again!    12/17/01

More Marines: John Gardner    12/16/01

The Marine Corps and the State Department. A Synthesis: George P. Shultz    12/5/01

US government pecking order    12/2/01

Marines and other subjects    12/1/01

Marines and other subjects    12/1/01

US Foreign Service: The salary system (?)    11/30/01

US Marines    11/28/01

Suicide missions - Psychology and Biology    11/24/01

US Foreign Service. The salary system (?)    11/24/01

The CIA: The salary and posting system (?)    11/24/01

Foreign service slang terms for world areas    11/22/01

Foreign service slang terms for world areas    11/21/01

US Marine Aviation    11/21/01

Marines in the Philippines    11/11/01

Happy Birthday Marines!    11/11/01

Divulging intelligence information    11/6/01

Intelligence and the need for secrecy    11/6/01

Intelligence and the need for secrecy    11/6/01

Is America's Afghan War in Trouble?...Ramadan    11/6/01

Is America's Afghan War in Trouble?...Ramadan    11/3/01

Halloween: Dia de los Muertos    11/4/01

Government Bureaucracy and the Parliamentary System    11/1/01

US Government Salaries: Marines and FSOs    10/31/01

State Department and Global Affairs    10/30/01

Halloween    10/28/01

State Department and Global Affairs    10/28/01

State Department and Global Affairs    10/28/01

State Department of Global Affairs    10/27/01

Congress and summits in the future    10/25/01

Halloween: The Day of the Dead    10/22/01

US Budget    10/29/01

Pentagon Budget    10/28/01

The United States and terrorism    10/27/01

THE WORLD TRADE CENTER TRAGEDY: Hand of God or man?    10/21/01

THE WORLD TRADE CENTER TRAGEDY: Hand of God or man?    10/21/01

Building peace from the ashes    10/18/01

Building peace from the ashes    10/15/01

American Culture as seen from Abroad    10/13/01

American Indians used as mascots    10/5/01

American Indians used as mascots    10/5/01

The American West, the Real West    10/5/01

THE WORLD TRADE CENTER TRAGEDY: A report from Plymouth, England    9/23/01

THE WORLD TRADE CENTER TRAGEDY: A report from Greece    9/23/01

Respect for the dead    9/22/01

UNITED STATES: Student Protests    9/25/01

UNITED STATES: Policy toward Afghanistan    9/23/01

The American Revolution: Conflicting views from Britain    9/23/01

The American Revolution: Conflicting views from Britain    9/20/01

The US National Anthem    9/17/01

The US National Anthem    9/17/01

Variations on the bird theme    9/16/01

A Stanford Alumnus in London    9/15/01

The US National Anthem    9/14/01

UNITED STATES: Mexican American voting bloc    8/27/01

US-MEXICAN RELATIONS: Mexican Immigration to the US     8/25/01

US-MEXICAN RELATIONS: Mexican Immigration to the US    8/23/01

US-MEXICAN RELATIONS: Mexican Immigration to the US    8/23/01

THE US: Mexican Immigrants and party politics    8/23/01

US-MEXICAN RELATIONS: Mexican President riding for a big fall    8/22/01

UNITED STATES: Mexican American voting bloc, etc...    8/21/01

UNITED STATES: Mexican American voting bloc    8/21/01

UNITED STATES: Mexican American voting bloc    8/20/01

THE UNITED STATES: Its place in the world    8/19/01

Bush's Latin America Nominations Reopen Wounds    8/7/01

CIA: More from Russell Bartley    7/23/01

THE CIA: More on Russell Bartley and the CIA    7/20/01

THE CIA: More on Russell Bartley and the CIA    7/19/01

The Cultural Cold War    7/15/01

UNITED STATES: Higher education and religion    7/25/01

TEXAS: Drought    6/13/01

TEXAS: Drought    6/11/01

Texas and Water    6/11/01

UNITED STATES and Mexican Immigration    5/28/01

United States and Castro's Cuba    5/20/01

The United States and Cuba: Ray Lyman Wilbur    5/19/01

United States and Castro's Cuba    5/19/01

UNITED STATES: Defense Policy    5/10/01

The United States and Latin America    4/25/01

THE UNITED STATES and LATIN AMERICA: The Contra Program    4/23/01

THE UNITED STATES and LATIN AMERICA: The Contra Program    4/23/01

THE UNITED STATES and LATIN AMERICA: The policy of George W. Bush    4/22/01

THE UNITED STATES and LATIN AMERICA: The policy of George W. Bush    4/22/01

UNITED STATES: Bush's (lack of a) Foreign Policy    4/1/01

CALIFORNIA MADNESS: The Geography of    3/25/01

CALIFORNIA: Are Californians mad?    3/21/01

US Foreign Policy: Secretary of State Colin Powell's hearing    3/8/01

US Foreign Policy: Mexico and Central America    3/8/01

US Foreign Policy: Middle East and Mexico    3/8/01

The Tenth Anniversary of Desert Storm    1/24/01

UNITED STATES: Hispanic Population    1/24/01

UNITED STATES: Hispanic Population    1/17/01

UNITED STATES: Hispanic Population    1/16/01

The United States and the International Criminal Court    1/15/01

UNITED STATES: Foreign Policy under George W. Bush    1/15/01

UNITED STATES: Foreign Policy under George W. Bush    1/14/01

UNITED STATES: Mexican Immigration    1/14/01

U.S. Space Wars    1/06/01

UNITED STATES: Universities and their priorities    1/01/01

UNITED STATES: Universities and their priorities    1/01/01

UNITED STATES: Universities and their priorities    12/28/00

UNITED STATES: Immigration    12/22/00

UNITED STATES: Politics, left, right, upside down?    12/11/00

UNITED STATES: Who is the s.o.b.?    12/02/00

UNITED STATES: The presidential election crisis implications--The Kyoto treaty    11/21/00

UNITED STATES: The presidential election crisis implications    11/21/00

UNITED STATES: The presidential election crisis implications--The Kyoto treaty    11/20/00

UNITED STATES: The gilded Achilles heels of Uncle Sam    11/20/00

UNITED STATES: The presidential election crisis implications--The Kyoto treaty    11/19/00

UNITED STATES: The presidential election crisis implications    11/18/00

UNITED STATES: Congress and the Middle East    11/06/00

UNITED STATES: Congress and the Middle East    11/05/00

UNITED STATES: Universities--First Geography, now History    11/04/00

UNITED STATES: Spanglish    10/30/00

UNITED STATES: Spanglish and Creole    10/30/00

UNITED STATES: Spanglish    10/30/00

UNITED STATES: Spanglish    10/30/00

UNITED STATES: Spanglish    10/29/00

USS Cole    10/25/00

US Presidential Contest and NATO    10/25/00

US Presidential Contest and NATO    10/25/00

US Presidential Contest and NATO    10/25/00

US Presidential Contest and NATO    10/23/00

US Presidential Contest and NATO    10/23/00

US Presidential Contest and NATO    10/23/00

UNITED STATES: Spanglish    10/29/00

UNITED STATES: Middle East Policy--The Arab world as seen by WAISers    10/22/00

UNITED STATES: Can you sing "The Atchison, Topeka and the Santa Fe"?    10/05/00

UNITED STATES: Down with the Yankee racists!!    9/21/00

UNITED STATES: Down with the Yankee racists!!    9/19/00

EMAIL: Threat from the US Government--A HOAX    9/04/00

EMAIL: Threat from the US Government--A HOAX    9/03/00

EMAIL: Threat from the US Government--A HOAX    9/02/00

EMAIL: Threat from the US Government    9/02/00

IMMIGRATION: US and Politics    9/02/00

UNITED STATES: Pop Culture--Elvis    8/22/00

UNITED STATES: Eisenhower and the murder of Lumumba    8/19/00

UNITED STATES: Diplomacy by assassination--Chile    8/18/00

UNITED STATES: Diplomacy by assassination--Chile    8/18/00

UNITED STATES: Eisenhower and the murder of Lumumba    8/17/00

UNITED STATES: Eisenhower and the murder of Lumumba    8/17/00

UNITED STATES: Eisenhower and the murder of Lumumba    8/17/00

UNITED STATES: Carthage    8/14/00

UNITED STATES: Carthage    8/14/000

UNITED STATES: Eisenhower and the bomb    8/11/00

UNITED STATES: Lexicographical Globalization    8/11/00

UNITED STATES: Republican Convention    8/11/00

UNITED STATES: Republican Convention--250,000 (?!) Balloons    8/10/00

UNITED STATES: Joseph Lieberman as Vice-Presidential Candidate    8/07/00

UNITED STATES: Lexicographical Globalization    8/06/00

UNITED STATES and the United Nations    8/06/00

UNITED STATES: Repulican Convention--250,000 (?!) Balloons&nbps   8/04/00

UNITED STATES: The Border with Mexico    8/03/00

UNITED STATES: Free "Speech"--Flag Burning    8/02/00

UNITED STATES: Free "Speech"--Flag Burning    7/31/00

UNITED STATES: The Supreme Court...Democracy Progess?    7/31/00

THE AMERICAS. July 1, 4, etc.    7/03/00

THE AMERICAS. July 1, 4, etc.    7/02/00

Arma virumque...Arms and the man (not the woman)    5/20/00

Library of Congress    4/26/00

Library of Congress    4/26/00

The Seizure of Elian González    4/24/00

The Seizure of Elian González    4/23/00

Immigration    4/22/00

Silicon Valley: The View from France    4/11/00

Silicon Valley: The View from France    4/10/00

Higher Education: Professor Boyd Paulson    4/10/00

Higher Education    4/9/00

Higher Education    4/9/00

Spain: The Movies, Cultural Imperialism?    3/27/00

Democracy: Finance Reform Law    3/23/00

US Foreign Policy: "Rogue States"    3/18/00

US Foreign Policy: "Rogue States"    3/18/00

US Foreign Policy: "Rogue States"    3/17/00

US Foreign Policy: "Rogue States"    3/17/00

Mexico and the United States    3/14/00

Mexico and the United States    3/14/00

Mexico and the United States    3/11/00

Hawaii    3/8/00

Texas, Wonks in South Texas    3/7/00

Texas, Lamar University    3/2/00

Origin of Name Port Arthur, Texas    3/1/00

Democracy, California Brand    2/26/00

Democracy, California Brand    2/26/00

Multilingualism    2/24/00

New Mexico, New and Old    2/24/00

Multilingualism    2/23/00

Nation States/Nationalities/Citizenships    2/22/00

Nation States/Nationalities/Citizenships    2/22/00

The Nation State: Minorities    2/17/00

Immigration    2/17/00

The Nation State: U.S. Hispanics    2/16/00

The Nation State    2/16/00

The Nation State    2/16/00

Policy Toward Latin America    2/14/00

Habeas Corpus    2/10/00

History in a Broader Context    2/9/00

History in a Broader Context    2/8/00

History in a Broader Context    2/8/00

History in a Broader Context    2/8/00

History in a Broader Context    2/7/00

History in a Broader Context    2/7/00

The Border with Mexico    1/21/00

World Vision of the US    1/21/00

Mexican Border: Port Isabel Detention Center    1/20/00

The Border with Mexico    1/16/00

The Border with Mexico    1/15/00

The Border with Mexico    1/15/00

The Border with Mexico    1/14/00

Presidential Candidates    1/7/00

Hollywood, the Empire of Evil: The Big Lie    12/27/99

Democracy    12/24/99

Constitutions: The United States Supreme Court    12/19/99

The Cox Report    12/17/99

President George Bush    12/14/99

Nuclear Policies    12/11/99

Migration Problems: Contrast with Europe    12/9/99

New York    12/9/99

Houston, Texas    12/9/99

Houston, Texas    12/9/99

Houston, Texas    12/9/99

Houston, Texas    12/8/99

Presidents Jimmy Carter and Herbert Hoover    12/8/99

President Hoover and the Civil War    12/8/99

The Civil War and Southern Attitudes Today    12/7/99

Presidents Jimmy Carter and Herbert Hoover    12/6/99

Georgia: More on Kennesaw Mountain    12/6/99

Georgia: Kennesaw Mountain    12/5/99

Georgia    12/4/99

Flags and National Anthems    12/1/99

WAISers, Apologize!--To the Turkeys    11/26/99

President Ronald Reagan    11/20/99

President Nixon    11/20/99

President Richard Nixon in China    11/19/99

Presidents Kennedy and Johnson    11/17/99

Presidents Kennedy and Johnson    11/17/99

Presidents Kennedy and Johnson    11/16/99

Texas: Good Manners?    11/13/99

The Media    11/7/99

What is an American? Mexican Americans    11/7/99

Progress? To Hell with Halloween!    10/31/99

Free Speech    10/29/99

Ronald Reagan, Fiction and Faction    10/28/99

The Arab World    10/25/99

The Presidency: History Repeats Itself    10/25/99

Puerto Rico    10/24/99

Presidential Libraries    10/23/99

Labor Unions    10/22/99

Presidential Libraries:The L.B. Johnson Library    10/22/99

Panama Canal    10/22/99

Panama Canal    10/22/99

President Herbert Hoover    10/22/99

Presidential Libraries    10/22/99

President Herbert Hoover    10/21/99

President Herbert Hoover    10/21/99

Presidential Libraries    10/20/99

Texas: Tex-Mex and El Cenizo    10/17/99

American Universities Abroad    10/13/99

Internment of Aliens in World War II    10/13/99

Madeleine Albright at Stanford    10/13/99

Internment of Japanese Americans    10/13/99

Madeleine Albright at Stanford    10/13/99

Internment of Japanese Americans    10/13/99

Internment of Italians    10/12/99

Japanese Internment    10/12/99

President Herbert Hoover    10/12/99

Internment of Italians    10/11/99

Japanese Internment    10/11/99

Japanese Internment    10/10/99

President Herbert Hoover    10/10/99

Gambling    10/10/99

Gambling    10/9/99

Gambling    10/8/99

Gambling    10/8/99

Madeleine Albright at Hoover    10/8/99

Misguided Foreign Policy    10/7/99

Misguided Foreign Policy    10/6/99

C-Span Program on President Herbert Hoover    10/5/99

Herbert Hoover, the Russian Revolution and Kerensky    10/1/99

President Herbert Hoover    09/29/99

President Herbert Hoover    09/29/99

President Herbert Hoover    09/27/99

Tourists and Cruises    09/24/99

U.S. - Mexican Border: Trade    09/23/99

Minorities: Misplaced Benefaction    09/23/99

Minorities: Misplaced Benefaction    09/23/99

U.S. - Mexican Border: PBS, "The Border"    09/23/99

Minorities: Misplaced Benefaction    09/23/99

Minorities: Misplaced Benefaction    09/22/99

The US and the World: Woodrow Wilson    09/15/99

War with Mexico: Winfield Scott    09/11/99

The War with Mexico    09/06/99

English, Spanglish    09/06/99

English, Spanglish    09/05/99

The War with Mexico    09/05/99

Democracy and the Hispanics    08/31/99

Mexican Americans' "race"    09/02/99

Democracy and the Hispanics    08/31/99

Immigration    08/31/99

Immigration    08/29/99

 

Prosperity    08/05/99

Divergent World Views    08/02/99

Minorities: La Raza    07/30/99

Cruises: trials    07/28/99

Foreign Policy: Diogenes continues his search.    07/28/99

The Catholic Advance, or Retreat    07/25/99

Foreign Policy: Mexico    07/21/99

Foreign Policy: Mexico    07/21/99

Vision of history, notably Latin American.    07/19/99

The Foreign Policy of George W. Bush??    07/18/99

The Presidential Campaign    07/11/99

Universities    07/10/99

US Looks at Its Own History    07/03/99

The Foreign Policy (??) of George W. Bush    06/29/99

Job Tourism    06/26/99

Political Hatreds    06/25/99

Political Hatreds    06/20/99

Politics and Facts - A Politcal Hatreds Comment    06/19/99

Political Hatreds    06/19/99

More on the US and the CIA    05/13/99

Responsibility versus Violence    05/10/99

The Bombing of the Chinese Embassy in Belgrade     05/10/99

Is the US Incurably Violent?     05/09/99

The George W. Bush Foreign Policy     05/09/99

The CIA    05/08/99

More on Bombs and Guns    05/08/99

More on the US World Image    05/08/99

Foreign Policy    04/14/99

Spanish-Speaking Immigration    04/09/

Foreign Policy and China    04/08/99

Stanford versus Harvard?    03/30/99

Stanford versus Harvard?    03/30/99

More on Mexican Immigration    03/24/99

More on US World Image    03/23/99

Mexican Immigration    03/19/99

Military Role of the US in Balkans    03/19/99

More on Mexican Immigrants    03/19/99

Mexican Americans: Dual Citizenship    03/12/99

THE DECLINE OF THE WEST? EX ORIENTE LUX    03/11/99

That Femme Fatale, Monica Ledwinsky    03/09/99

That Femme Fatale, Monica Ledwinsky    03/09/99

The President and Monica Lewinsky    03/08/99

Mexican Americans    03/06/99

The World Views Our System    03/05/99

Backlash Against Affirmative Action    02/15/99

The States Bordering Mexico    02/14/99

Chicanos and the Azatlan myth    02/14/99

Desintegration?    02/09/99

hamlet: To Grin or Not To Grin?    02/07/99

Private Life of a President    02/06/99

The Presidency    02/04/99

Texas: Padre Balli and His Mother    02/02/99

US Constitution    02/01/99

Freedom of Speech    01/30/99

World Envy of US    01/23/99

Presidential Libraries    01/23/99

Chief Justice Rehnquist and the Clinton Trial    01/09/99 Clinton and the Mother of All Trials - 01/06/99

Stanford and Fredrick E. Terman - 01/03/99

The Spanish-Speaking Population - 12/19/98

The Presidential System - 10/05/98

American "Cultural Imperialism"    09/26/98

The Hoover Institution on War,  Revolution, and  Peace - 09/19/98

Alice In Clintonland - 09/13/98

Ignorance is a fool's paradise, not bliss    06/02/98

The Manipulation of Mexican Americans    05/08/98

Rule of the Law    04/18/98

World Image    03/23/98

Black America, Black Africa and Honest Reporting    03/23/98

Will the U.S. Break Up? The Social Contract    03/15/98

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