Arnaud De Borchgrave on the “Haass Doctrine” (UPI)

BP’s disappointing $5.6 billion in profits (ThinkProgress)

The GOP’s alternate universe (Politico)

New IMF Chief to US: Fix it! (Reuters)

Adm. Mike Mullen: Step toward trust with China (New York Times)

About the Israel Boycott Bill (NY Daily News)

A shrinking public sector and blacks (New York Times)

Sowell: Republicans should consider repealing national debt ceiling law (National Review)

Success in politics depends on independence from the two parties (LA Times)