Post Archive

June 7, 2010

The lesson that high taxes hurt business and, by definition, the communities in which those businesses reside is one that is proved every day by...

Novelist Michael Chabon is generally coy about his position on the Jewish state. Unlike his wife, writer Ayelet Waldman, Chabon tends to refrain from open...

There have been a number of articles, such as this one in the Wall Street Journal by Rob Pollock, trenchantly dissecting the decline of Turkey....

Rick zeroed in on the most noteworthy item in Rabbi Urecki's recap of his dealings with the White House. There is one other telling incident from...

Jen, just to add to your post, which shows the BP oil spill response is rated worse than the response to Hurricane Katrina:...

I'm just thinking about her next gig. Her options surely include a guest blogger spot at Mondoweiss, a column in the Guardian, or as a...

Recall that Obama awarded Medals of Freedom to both Mary Robinson and Bishop Desmond Tutu. What do they have in common? Well, this report (forwarded...

ABC News reports: By more than a 2-to-1 margin, Americans support the pursuit of criminal charges in the nation's worst oil spill , with increasing numbers...

Rick, this gives us additional insight into the behavior of Rabbi Jack Moline, who in his ample writings never revealed that Obama brushed off the...

Who pushed her overboard is not clear, but Helen Thomas announced her immediate "retirement," thereby sparing the cowardly Washington Correspondents Association and the morally atrophied...

Hard on the heels of Evelyn Gordon’s stingingly accurate analysis, the news comes that Iran is offering a naval escort for the next flotilla. The...

If the U.S. isn’t going to bomb Iran – or even lend a hand to the Green movement – maybe some Persian singers can serenade...