Post Archive

March 11, 2009

It is astonishing, the unyielding power of the neoconservatives. Joe Klein of Time magazine, the same Joe Klein who believes the chief threat relating to...

There is much complaining about the decline of the mainstream newspapers. And I too am saddened to see that many cities have no decent paper....

ian, on Abe Greenwald: Terms like "Israel Lobby" are designed to stigmatize disagreement in McCarthyite fashion. “Mere words” having meaning and significance. By injecting a term...

The mainstream media, with the exception of ABC's Jake Tapper, utterly ignored the Chas Freeman story. A large number of mainstream outlets simply wouldn't report...

Newsweek's revealing story of the Chas Freeman episode makes clear just how peculiarly Admiral Dennis Blair behaved throughout: The resignation of Freeman represents another serious "vetting"...

James Carville was one of the key figures responsible for the White House attack on Rush Limbaugh. After Limbaugh said that he hoped Barack Obama...

Abe, this sort of casual acceptance of the premise, if not the name, behind the "Israel Lobby" canard raises two issues: First, it is indicative of...

So where do the proponents of card check go now? According to this story, the idea is simply to delay: Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.)...

The most troubling effect of the Chas Freeman affair is that it has served to take the Israel lobby canard out of the more paranoid...

Powerful people are flying around the country in expensive private jets and threatening underlings? Well, a Congressional hearing is in order. Oh, wait. It is...

There are many disgraceful aspects to the $410 billion 0mnibus spending bill that is working its way to passage in Congress. But amid the many...

Camille Paglia goes after the Obama administration: Heads should be rolling at the White House for the embarrassing series of flubs that have overshadowed President Obama's...