Post Archive

July 30, 2010

Here’s a clip of Representative Anthony Weiner losing his cool. It’s just the kind of civilized discourse and thoughtful engagement with the issues that the public is...

Jonathan Rauch has written an interesting cover story in the National Journal on “The Tea Party Paradox.” He argues that the country has indeed moved to the right...

Today’s Haaretz Magazine profile of Palestinian filmmaker Rima Essa and her new documentary on a Palestinian child with leukemia raises important questions. Essa (and presumably...

William Galston is back at it, warning the Democrats that they ignore polling data at their own peril. Looking at the recent Pew poll, he...

The latest Fox News/Opinion Dynamics suggests that far from improving their position, the Democrats are continuing their slide. Obama's current approval ties his all-time low (43...

It's not often that bald-faced, unashamed anti-Semitism is advertised by supposedly mainstream politicos. But these are no ordinary times. This report explains: Mike Grimm, a G.O.P challenger...

Lindsey Graham is second to none when it comes to shameless pandering and preening. Impress the liberal media? Why else slam the Bush administration's position...

According to USA Today, in an interview Vice President Biden said that former president George W. Bush deserved some credit for sending additional troops to Iraq...

Rep. Joe Sestak's "shut up" strategy followed by his "I'm really, honestly a friend of Israel" isn't working. The local media have figured out that...

The Obama economy isn't getting better anytime soon: "The U.S. economic recovery will remain slow deep into next year, held back by shoppers reluctant to...