Post Archive

June 1, 2009

chuck martel, on Jennifer Rubin: The Sotomayor nomination and its "identity politics" feature bring up some considerations. What's with this "minority" thinking? Why should belonging to...

Mitt Romney delivered a speech at Heritage today, excerpts of which can be found here. It is a serious and rather comprehensive dissection of the...

As Peter noted, the outcome of the historic transition in journalism that we are witnessing remains entirely unknown. So here's one guess that I've been tossing...

Here's American ambassador to the UN, Susan rice talking about a UN effort to oppose North Korea: "I think we are making progress and I am...

Obama's supporters and the media (excuse the repetition) never tire of telling us how darn popular he is. This is supposed to defang his opponents,...

Commentary is seeking candidates for the position of Online Editor. The job requires copy-editing skill, sound editorial judgment, and some knowledge of the inner workings...

Alan Mutter provides an arresting chart on quarterly newspaper ad sales since 2006. According to Mutter, "In the worst quarter in modern history for American...

John, Krugman also plays fast and loose with the facts outside the economic realm. He offered this over the weekend on Sotomayor's "wise Latina" speech:  The...

At first blush this Wall Street Journal article by Michael Phillips, one of their excellent military correspondents, might be cause for concern. It reports, after...

Over the weekend we learned that the Pakistani military announced it had retaken from the Taliban the largest city in the Swat Valley, Mingora (located...

Today, the BBC News runs the headline "U.S. deaths in Iraq rise sharply in May," and follows it with this subhead: "U.S. forces in Iraq...

At last week's press conference with Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas, President Obama was asked what he would do if Israel would not accede to...