Post Archive

December 2010

It looks like the left-wing “pro-Israel” group J Street can now add “self-dealing” to its growing list of scandals. Documents obtained by the Washington Times...

As we've heard all year long, America is a dangerously Islamophobic country. Who can guess when we will have paid our national penance for the...

The Times is reporting this morning that academic economists are considering an ethics code for the profession, something most other disciplines already have. Naturally, there is...

Despite the beltway chatter about President Obama’s recent “moves to the center,” Charles Krauthammer points out that the “shift” was just for show. Far from...

In assessing the frame of mind of the public at the close of the year, the Pew Research Center found that Consistent with the mood of...

In Wednesday’s post, I wrote that the European Union seems set to repeat its Cyprus error with the Palestinians. But perhaps that’s unsurprising. For in...

The most recent Gallup poll finds that a near-record percentage of Americans see religion losing influence in America. According to Gallup: * Seven in 10 Americans say...

The American Enterprise Institute's Nick Schulz interviewed me about two of my recent publications, City of Man: Religion and Politics in a New Era (co-authored...

Israel’s deputy prime minister, Moshe Ya’alon, caused something of a stir on Wednesday when he told Israel Radio that he believed Iran would be capable...

The prize for the most odious column of the month, if not the year, goes (drum roll, please) to Colman McCarthy of the Washington Post....

Although multiple headlines about bombings have created the illusion of a “ramp up” in Iraq violence, Iraqi civilian deaths have dropped this year for the...

Never mind Juan Williams: What really gets me about National Public Radio is the way it manages to cover Israel in a manner more reminiscent...