Obama's Recent Contentious Appointment Choices

On Civil Liberties, John Brennan Is No Worse Than Barack Obama

When the Great Judgment Call Came, Hagel Handed Bush a Blank Check

John Brennan CIA Nomination Reflects Shift In Human Rights Advocates' Views On Obama


Chuck Hagel Defense: The Combustible Politics Of Obama's Clearest Break From Bush 

Why Hagel Matters 

Arianna Huffington: Blast From the Past: Why Chuck Hagel Is Such an Inspired Choice