Post Archive

February 23, 2011

After days of silence, the president of the United States took to the microphone and, in a statement of almost unbelievable pointlessness, said as little...

The conceit behind former Pennsylvania senator Rick Santorum’s bid for the 2012 Republican presidential nomination is that he combines impeccable right-wing credentials on social issues...

I wholeheartedly agree with Max that the American reaction to the murder of four Americans on the high seas is a disgrace. As I listened...

With Americans now being evacuated from Libya on a chartered ferry, we can presumably expect to hear from President Obama soon on the topic of...

The Palestinians have had a hard time dealing with the U.S.’s veto of the anti-Israel resolution at the UN. Lashing out at the Obama administration...

From the Falls Church News-Press, which is Helen Thomas’s new employer, comes an interesting bit of gossip. In an otherwise mundane column, the paper’s editor,...

This is Secretary of State Hillary Clinton's reaction to the murder of four Americans by Somali pirates: "This deplorable act by the pirates that stalk vessels...

Anne Applebaum has a thought-provoking column in the Washington Post comparing the revolutions now transpiring in the Arab world to the revolutions of 1848 —...

As a Democratic congressman urges union activists to “get out on the streets and get a little bloody,” and left-wing protesters brandish signs comparing Gov....

Union workers and other left-wing activists continue to be in awe of their own courage at taking on Gov. Scott Walker in Wisconsin. Yesterday, Think Progress...

If you want proof of just how central oil is to the world economy, take a look at the markets. When Tunisia and then Egypt exploded, the...

Faleh Hassan Almaleki, an Iraqi immigrant who plowed down his 20-year-old daughter Noor with a car in Phoenix because he reportedly believed she had become...