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Bill Clinton: What Haiti Needs

Hillary and I went to Haiti for the first time in December 1975. A banker friend of ours had some business down there. He had built up a lot of frequent-flyer...

The Other Bill Clinton.

A daughter seeking her father's attention faces steep competition when he's also the leader of the free world. Teddy Roosevelt's daughter Alice smoked on the...

Freed U.S. Journalists Arrive Home

UPDATED: Aug. 5, 2009, 9:00 A.M. In the 4½ months that American journalists Euna Lee and Laura Ling have been held captive in North Korea, there has been one...

Clinton and Bush Share Stage — and Mutual Admiration

"Welcome to the Bill and George Show" That was how former President George W. Bush greeted a crowd of 5,000 Friday evening in Toronto who had paid a few...

What Bill Clinton Should Say in Denver

My fellow Americans: I told you so! Bill Clinton probably won't put it quite that bluntly at the Democratic National Convention tonight. But he probably...

Why Not Both? (Round 2)

To succeed at modern diplomacy, it helps to take the long view. As word trickled out that President-elect Barack Obama was considering Hillary Clinton for...

Why Obama Wants Hillary for His 'Team of Rivals'

To succeed at modern diplomacy, it helps to take the long view. As word trickled out that President-elect Barack Obama was considering Hillary Clinton for...

Putting Bill Clinton On the Couch

John D. Gartner chose wisely. It's hard to think of someone whose life has provided more fodder for a psychological biography than former President Bill Clinton...

Have the Clintons Gotten Over It?

The July 31 cocktail reception outside Palo Alto, Calif., had been billed as an evening for letting bygones be bygones, a coming together of Hillary Clinton's...

Clinton Builds a Bridge to Obama

Bill Clinton raised the roof of the Pepsi Center and shut down with a crash the complaints that people named Clinton somehow never manage to say anything nice...

How United Are the Democrats?

At first glance, most observers could be forgiven for thinking the Democratic National Convention will turn out to be a divisive, knock-down, drag-out affair...

In and Out with the Tide

''Why do the bad guys always win? What's wrong with the U.S.?'' -- A Haitian supporter of exiled President Jean-Bertrand Aristide As Bill Clinton took care to...

No Surrender (Yet) for Clinton

The last time a member of the Clinton family gave a concession speech, it was 1980. The world had not yet heard the name Indiana Jones. Barack Obama was a...

The Trailblazers

Someday soon, when Hillary Clinton exits the Democratic presidential race, Barack Obama will walk onstage and praise her and her husband to the heavens...