TITLE

A new city workweek, another state of emergency

AUTHOR(S)
Brady, James
PUB. DATE
August 2004
SOURCE
Crain's New York Business;8/9/2004, Vol. 20 Issue 32, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
In this article, the author wonders if the war in Iraq had made Americans so much safer, why were all those cops out guarding Manhattan buildings. Along Fifth Avenue, tourists gawked. Parents strolled with their kids, everyone casually attired in the heat and humidity. God knows what happens next, but you had to be proud of New York last Monday, impressed by its stunning normalcy. The only unsettling moment occurred when U.S. President George W. Bush strode into the Rose Garden to say he would immediately implement some of the 9/11 commission's recommendations.
ACCESSION #
14223617

 

Related Articles

  • NO QUICK FIX IN IRAQ. Whitelaw, Kevin; Ozernoy, Ilana; Saleh, Amer // U.S. News & World Report;11/15/2004, Vol. 137 Issue 17, p67 

    Reports on the situation in Iraq and the challenges faced by U.S. President George W. Bush in securing the peace in Iraq. Plans for the assault on Fallujah, a stronghold of Sunni insurgents; Hope of Bush administration for Iraqi elections in January 2005; Possible configuration of elections,...

  • Iraq. Acomb, Deborah L. // National Journal;1/31/2004, Vol. 36 Issue 5, p337 

    Presents the results of a survey of the effectiveness of U.S. President George W. Bush in handling terrorism and the war in Iraq in 2003. Examination of the support given by respondents to his foreign-policy strategies; Investigation of the appropriateness of using military force against Iraq.

  • Bush's America: 100% Al Qaeda-Free Since 2001. Coulter, Ann // Human Events;6/16/2008, Vol. 64 Issue 21, p6 

    The author argues that U.S. President George W. Bush, who was responsible for keeping U.S. citizens safe from another terrorist attack for nearly seven years, is one of the country's greatest presidents. She suggests that merely taking out former Iraqi President Saddam Hussein and his sons...

  • Vincible Ignorance.  // America;12/1/2003, Vol. 189 Issue 18, p3 

    Argues that the U.S. Congress should reclaims its oversight power over the conduct of foreign policy by the administration of President George W. Bush that led to the war in Iraq in 2003. Efforts of the Republicans in the U.S. Senate to block efforts of Democrats to launch an inquiry into how...

  • The United States and the Middle East. Hahn, Peter L. // OAH Magazine of History;May2006, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p5 

    The article discusses the relationship between the U.S. and the Middle East. Tensions have emerged between them since the September 11, 2001 attacks that allegedly organized by the al-Qaeda terrorist network on the U.S., which had a lasting impact on the psyche of the American people and thus,...

  • PRISONERS. Packer, George // New Yorker;9/18/2006, Vol. 82 Issue 29, p25 

    The article presents a look at a speech by U.S. President George W. Bush, which, according to the author, switched topics from the Iraq War to terrorism. Included are descriptions of topics in the speech, including the use of torture at United States Central Intelligence Agency's secret overseas...

  • THE GREAT IRAQ DEBATE. Whitelaw, Kevin; Barnes, Julian E. // U.S. News & World Report;10/4/2004, Vol. 137 Issue 11, p18 

    Discusses how the Iraq War will be the central subject in the 2004 presidential debates between George W. Bush and John Kerry. Fact that the volatility in Iraq makes the issue a gamble for both candidates; Their differing views on the war and where they believe it's headed; Which candidate will...

  • Learning From the Bush Legacy. Klein, Philip // American Spectator;Nov2008, Vol. 41 Issue 9, p16 

    The article discusses the legacy of United States President George W. Bush. Bush has been criticized for the Iraq War, which many believe was costly, unnecessary, and launched under false pretenses. Supporters counter that Bush deserves credit for keeping America safe after the September 11,...

  • WHAT WILL IT TAKE? Hirsh, Michael; Barry, John; Nordland, Rod; Gegax, T. Trent; Lipper, Tamara // Newsweek;11/17/2003, Vol. 142 Issue 20, p22 

    Reports on the current state of the rebuilding of Iraq by United States President George W. Bush. Political opposition against the efforts in Iraq by the Bush administration; Recent attacks in Iraq on coalition forces, and the things being done to counter the attacks; Future plans for the...

Share

Other Topics