Post Archive

March 5, 2010

Unlike a number of the bloggers at the New Republic, William Galston is a serious, mature, and insightful writer and thinker. He is an accomplished...

British Prime Minister Gordon Brown hasn’t had an easy time of it since finally succeeding Tony Blair in 2007. The dour Scotsman has suffered from...

Retired General Merrill McPeak, a former Air Force chief of staff and a prominent Obama backer in the 2008 campaign, has weighed in with a...

Last August, Martin Peretz wondered in his New Republic blog whether even the New York Times would let their columnist Roger Cohen continue to write...

With all due respect, I disagree with Max on the condemnation of the Turkish genocide against Armenians. Complicity comes in various shades, the most insidious...

It was a year ago today that President Obama launched his drive to reform health care. He was confident that he could do what Bill...

Pete, Democrats feel the same way. Dana Bash of CNN tweets that a Democratic source says: "Reid is his own worst enemy." Actually, he's the...

Rick, in addition to omitting a text and timetable, the Obami are omitting China from their Iran sanction plans, to the consternation of our allies: The Obama administration...

These comments by the hapless Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid -- declaring that “this is a big day in America” because “only 36,000 people lost...

New York Governor David Paterson attempted to suppress an investigation into an aide's alleged beating of said aide's girlfriend, and lied to an ethics panel...

The Turks are wrong -- and worse, stupid -- to keep denying that a genocide was perpetrated against the Armenians in 1915. There is little...

Following up on Jennifer Rubin's post regarding the legislation that Sens. McCain and Lieberman have introduced to deal with detained terrorists, I note also this...