JANUARY 13, 2009
Hillary Clinton has been testifying at her confirmation hearing today. I couldn’t help breathing a sigh of relief when she put near the top of her agenda the issue of nuclear proliferation. When did the Bushites even mention it? They were too busy slashing treaties and acting outside international law, as if all the legitimacy you need can come at the point of a gun, or a bomb. So here are Hil and Bill. Back at the nexus of things, promoting law and diplomacy. This piece done for Amid Capeci at Newsweek. Here’s to continuing (pleasant) surprises.