Post Archive

September 8, 2009

J Street has apparently gotten so much flack about its perpetual criticism of Israel and cheerleading for every Palestinian propaganda point that the J Street...

I wanted to add my thoughts on Sam Tanenhaus, author of a new book, The Death of Conservatism—one that COMMENTARY’s own John Podhoretz skillfully dismantles...

As others have cataloged, the public option is taking a pounding today. The Blue Dogs are saying no way, while the White House is sounding...

I'm a believer in the truth of O'Sullivan's First Law, formulated some years ago by the former editor of National Review, John O'Sullivan: All organizations that...

The news from Afghanistan is not good: "Karzai has 54% of Afghan vote as fraud claims rise." That could allow Karzai to claim victory,...

The Washington Post's editors afford Elliott Abrams space to dismantle Jimmy Carter's vile op-ed (which appeared in the Post over the weekend) accusing Israel of...

It seems that neither the death of Ted Kennedy nor the much celebrated (by the mainstream media) grassroots effort of Obama's Organizing America during the summer...

Bret Stephens in a must-read column effectively demolishes the notion that we can abandon Afghanistan and not suffer a grievous blow in the war against...

The Wall Street Journal editors remind us that Van Jones was a well-known figure on the Left whose views and associations were not exactly a...

Yesterday, the Boston Globe reported: On this Labor Day, 5 million Americans have been out of work for more than six months, a record number that...

Marty Peretz writes on the president's reaction to the freeing of the convicted murderer of 270 people (189 Americans) in the Lockerbie bombing: While the U.S. public...

Christopher Hitchens makes the case that if you care about the Iranian threat, you should support a robust effort in Afghanistan: "A presence in Iraq...