Post Archive

January 21, 2010

Israel’s worsening relationship with the Vatican took another hit earlier this week with the release of a church report that in large measure blames the...

Today’s Supreme Court ruling striking down provisions of the McCain-Feingold federal campaign-finance law is a tremendous victory for free speech in the United States. The...

The Washington correspondent of Der Spiegel reacts to the Massachusetts election by suggesting Obama’s troubles may simply reflect “a case of the best US president...

This report confirms the obvious—namely, that Obamacare is crumbling before our eyes: As top Democrats cast doubt for a way to get health care back on track,...

In his interview with George Stephanopoulos yesterday, President Obama said this: The same thing that swept Scott Brown into office swept me into office. People are...

Tuesday, January 12 was a hard day for Thomas Friedman. Or at least it turned into one. That morning, the New York Times ran Friedman’s...

In the aftermath of Republican Scott Brown's victory in Massachusetts, panic has set in among the Democrats. Different factions are reacting in different ways. The...

In an interview this week Obama admits that he really didn't have a clue on how the Middle East works: I'll be honest with you. A:...

Earlier this week, we noted in Contentions the revelation that another one of the standard scare stories of the global-warming “consensus” had been debunked when...

In a landmark 5-to-4 ruling, the Supreme Court today in Citizens United v. FEC struck down major portions of the McCain-Feingold campaign-finance law. The Court left...

You wonder how it is that Obama can remain so isolated, so cut off from reality. He just lost his filibuster-proof majority by losing the...

Obama is reacting to the epic rebuff in Massachusetts with his usual mix of denial and detachment. It's not really his fault. It's the economy,...