Post Archive

May 19, 2011

The criticism of Iran and Obama's correct observation that the unrest began in Tehran in 2009 omits the fact that his administration was so besotted...

The president spoke of his Syria policy as somehow the moral equivalent of our policy in Libya. But he failed to explain why we fought...

We've just heard the rationale for intervention in Libya. But doesn't the same rationale apply to Syria? We have not only not intervened in Syria,...

The president says the United States opposes the use of violence and repression by dictators, supports universal rights including free speech and assembly, freedom of...

This speech is astonishingly similar in its thrust to the 2005 Bush push for democracy in the Middle East....

The first five minutes of this speech represent a complete rejection of the logic of Obama's own 2009 Cairo speech, down to the astonishing statement...

The president's tribute to the demand for democracy on the part of Arabs in repressive countries does not, of course, mention the fact that during...

Predictably, the president leads off his speech by spiking the football with a passage on the defeat of Osama bin Laden and Al Qaeda....

Rumors are flying that President Obama will get specific about treating the 1949 armistice lines as the starting point for future negotiations between Israel and...

One interesting thing about Barack Obama as his presidency has progressed: He now consistently misses the scheduled times of his own speeches. His Mideast speech...

I know you own a great many books, David, but the truth is the book business as a business does not rely upon collectors; if...

“[T]he end of the physical book may be coming hard upon us faster than anyone ever anticipated,” John warns, reporting the news that Amazon now...