Post Archive

November 12, 2008

Dave, on Shmuel Rosner: The solution is federalism. Look, everything simply CAN'T be made a matter of universal civil rights. We pick and choose our rights all...

Mark Green wants to make up two new offices: "White House Office of Democracy ('Democracy Czar')" and "White House 'National Energy Council.'" Sure, the more the...

What is Saudi Arabia up to? There are some unignorable indications that the royals are now leaning toward the West as never...

Having criticized politicians who ignore the option of letting failing industries go bankrupt, I was no happier to discover that Obama is willing to go...

I knew it would come to this. Syria, caught with its pants well below ankle-level and with the discovery of trace amounts of enriched...

In the ongoing debate over the possibilities available for those wanting to reform the Republican Party, I found Max's post from yesterday especially interesting. Abortion...

Peter Hitchens isn't just factually wrong, he's delusional. [T]he US is just as segregated as it was before Martin Luther King - in schools, streets, neighbourhoods,...

When Kadima, Israel's ruling party, was established in 2005, it had two main selling points: Ariel Sharon and unilateral withdrawal. Sharon had bought...

Jennifer raises some serious doubts about the proposed bailout of the American auto-industry. Among other things, she notes that General Motors announced that bankruptcy is...

Obama-Biden Transition Team co-chair Valerie Jarrett said on NPR that Barack Obama will move ahead with his plan to create an "Office of Urban Policy." So,...

The Obama daughters have been offered a gig on Hannah Montana, the Disney Channel show that is catnip for girls their age. I assume her...

Well, the Bush administration has finally reconciled itself to the reality that there will be no lasting Mideast peace agreement on its watch -- and...