February

Letters to the Editor

Lessons from Massachusetts Poverty and the media Cuba’s 50th Recommended: ‘Waltz with Bashir’

Afghanistan: war is not the answer

The good news: President Obama believes military action alone won’t bring peace to Afghanistan. “We’re going to have to use diplomacy; we’re going to have to use development,” he said in a recent television interview. He added that his administration is undertaking a comprehensive review of U.S. policy there.

State of the union

President Barack Obama’s address to Congress, Feb. 24, was both sober and inspiring.