Articles by cweinberger

Mr. Weinberger is the son of the late U.S. Defense Secretary Caspar Weinberger. A 1968 graduate of Harvard College, Weinberger is a writer and lecturer on world events. A former television writer, producer and director for NBC affiliate KRON-TV in San Francisco, he served in both California Gov. and President Ronald Reagan's administrations. He now resides in Maine.

The Pay Czar

When the government pay czar speaks, corporations must do what has been decreed, especially in the matter of...

cweinberger October 20, 2009

'The Russians Are Coming, The Russians Are Coming,' Yet Again

Just last week, the Pentagon was tracking a pair of Russian subs roaming just outside our territorial waters...

cweinberger August 12, 2009

Obama Reaches Out When He Needs to Reach Within

Does it really matter if we have the world’s approval to directly respond to threats...

cweinberger June 1, 2009

While America Sleeps...

Watching this administration so far one would not be surprised if we were to learn that the President sent a...

cweinberger March 9, 2009

Putin's 'Treason Bill' Strikes Fear, Outrage in Russia

Maybe it is just the Russian way. Maybe there are countries who really can’t handle democracy.

cweinberger December 22, 2008

General Petraeus Has Not Betrayed U.S.

Petraus has moved on, but in victory -- not defeat.

cweinberger September 18, 2008

"Vetting" the Interviewers

Let's put Charlie Gibson in the hot seat.

cweinberger September 17, 2008

Campaign '08: The Issue Is Survival

If America's security is not our number one priority this November, issues such as health care and education...

cweinberger September 11, 2008

Sarah Palin: Game Changer

My first reaction to Palin's selectoin was one of despair and to throw up my hands and say, "It's over....

cweinberger September 1, 2008

Does Barack Obama have the Nomination Locked Up?

A lot has changed in a month and a lot more could switch within another week.

cweinberger August 22, 2008

If You're Going to San Fran, Be Sure to Bring Your Ak-47's

Last week, a well known El Salvador gang member and local trouble maker, Edwin Ramos, decided that he had...

cweinberger July 30, 2008

Should All Americans be Allowed to Vote?

Does it make sense to have a voter base made up of people who in some cases haven’t the slightest idea...

cweinberger July 28, 2008

Gates and the Air Force

"Next-war-itis" is a very good thing.

cweinberger June 24, 2008

Martians Must Have Noticed Why Didn't We?

On Sunday we landed a spacecraft on Mars -- the press essentially ignored it.

cweinberger May 28, 2008