OTB Outside the Blog
Dave Schuler uses The Glittering Eye to comment on yet another Chicago politician under federal indictment, and the lack of meaningful democracy in Illinois generally. Plus, he has some questions about health care reform.
At Crossroads Arabia, John Burgess notes a counterintuitive case of Saudi Arabia’s light sentencing for murder and a rather routine case of Saudi women enjoying less than full rights. Also, Swine Flu has reached the Gulf States.
Chris Lawrence has been pretty inactive at Signifying Nothing, too, most recently expressing his confusion over libertarians who support Mark Sanford.
Of course, as previously noted, I do most of my foreign policy blogging at New Atlanticist, where I’ve written about National Security Advisor Jim Jones’ speech to the Atlantic Council and his assertion that the United States is safer under Obama and there is no imminent threat from North Korea’s nukes.