Post Archive

June 5, 2011

The latest bad economic news has sent political pundits into a frenzy of prediction as they speculate about whether a certain level of unemployment or...

Sarah Palin’s fans are nothing if not resourceful. Indeed, in some respects, they are good deal more resourceful than the object of their idolatry. In...

Last week, I wrote that the Defense Security Service (DISCO) has slowed its processing and adjudication of security clearances. While my clearance is fortunately current...

The Obama administration notified Congress late on Friday that, once again, it is not moving the United States Embassy to the state of Israel to...

Over the past nine years, Turkey’s Justice and Development Party (AKP) has undermined Turkey’s struggling democracy while building a virtual police state. Turks are afraid...

On Thursday, Peter neatly summarized the reaction of many outside the New York Times newsroom who thought Jill Abramson’s confession that in her parents’ house...

Thomas von der Osten-Sacken from the German NGO “WADI” has been a consistent voice for liberty and democracy in the Middle East. I have stumbled across...