January 2005
Newsweek;1/10/2005, Vol. 145 Issue 2, p5
Offers an opinion on current events in United States news as of January 2005. Slow response of U.S. President George W. Bush to the Southeast Asian tsunami disaster; Generosity of the United States public in donating to help victims of the Southeast Asian tsunami disaster; Bad outlook for the Iraq elections amid brazen insurgent attacks.


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