Post Archive

February 2, 2010

The first year of the Obama presidency has been long on appeasement and apologies and very short on principled foreign-policy stands. This hasn’t done either...

J Street is "gravely concerned about escalating threats to the character of Israel’s democracy" and is worried about "a perfect storm brewing that threatens the...

Time magazine’s Joe Klein is angry. Again. This time his animus is aimed at the Middle East scholar Fouad Ajami and yours truly. Again. And...

Democratic Sens. Jim Webb and Blanche Lincoln are joining Republicans to up-end plans for a civilian trial for KSM by denying funding to transport and...

Several commentators have remarked on the Obama administration’s weekend PR offensive touting the accelerated deployment of ballistic-missile defense systems to the Persian Gulf. George Friedman...

This analysis of the Obama budget is not unlike those circulating from conservative economists, think tanks, and commentators: The first is the projected deficit in the...

Roger Kimball has come up with a new contract with America for the 2010 election. I disagree with his contract in some of its particulars, like...

The Herzliya Conference—a high-level powwow—is taking place right now in Israel. Shimon Peres, once Israel's prime minister and now its president, gave a speech in...

There is a Monty Python–like quality in some of the earnest ObamaCare rooting still going on in the Left blogosphere. Yes, yes, ObamCare lives! Just a...

Another day, another poll, and another Democratic incumbent on the rocks. Public Policy Polling tells us: John Boozman will enter the Arkansas Senate race this weekend...

The Obama tax-hike plans would be startling in good economic times. That they have been proposed while the economy is still limping and unemployment remains...

The Obami have certainly been successful in creating consensus in the country regarding how to handle terrorists. It just isn't the one they had in...