Post Archive

December 28, 2009

Notice the language the president employs to describe an act of terrorism on the homeland: On Christmas Day, Northwest Airlines Flight 253 was en route from...

Americans aren't feeling safer these days: A new Rasmussen Reports national telephone survey finds that 79% of U.S. voters now think it is likely there will...

The unstable situation in Iran is clearly escalating, as the Islamist regime has not been able to intimidate anti-government protesters, who keep returning to the...

Janet Napolitano's the "system worked" remark is going to go down as one of those memorably idiotic statements that for better or worse become forever...

Yemen's importance as a terrorist base appears to be growing. It is the place where Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab (the Nigerian airline bomber) was radicalized and...

If nothing else, the case of Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab should remind us that the "war on terror" (oh, that now banished phrase!) was not dreamed up...

Diane Ravitch of NYU and Brookings writes that she is bothered by "the idea that President Obama has pledged to join the other advanced nations...

In the wake of the deaths of ten Iranian protesters, the Obama administration has pepped up its rhetoric, declaring via a spokesman: We strongly condemn the...

The Wall Street Journal editors note that the Obama administration is up to its sickeningly familiar pre-9/11 tactics in handling the Christmas Day terrorist bombing plot: It immediately...

Roey Rosenblith, one of the passengers of the Christmas-Day-bombing targeted Delta Flight 253, writes a detailed column on his experience. It is worth reading in full,...

Senate Democrats are crying out  for help: Bruised by the health care debate and worried about what 2010 will bring, moderate Senate Democrats are urging the...

Sen. Mitch McConnell sounds the theme for Republicans in 2010: "Every single Democrat in the Senate provided the one vote that passed this 2,700-page monstrosity....