Post Archive

July 15, 2011

With the breakdown of negotiations on a so-called grand bargain on the debt limit demanded by President Obama, liberal commentators have sought a convenient scapegoat...

Reuters is reporting that diplomatic sources in Vienna indicate Iran is in the process of installing newer and more advanced models of centrifuges to refine  uranium...

Apparently, Department of Justice officials think the allegations against NewsCorp are light on facts, but have decided to open a file on them anyway because of...

Does it feel like the country is falling apart now? Thirty-two years ago today, it seemed a lot worse when President Jimmy Carter delivered his famous...

Last night, while reading Journals, a book consisting of the previously private reflections of the historian Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr., I came across this March...

Supporters of Mitt Romney and Michele Bachmann--the two GOP frontrunners--tout their experiences as Republican leaders in blue states as evidence they can be strong general...

Better late than never, the Obama administration has finally recognized the National Transitional Council as the rightful government of Libya. Note that since March 17,...

The much awaited figures for Michele Bachmann’s fundraising in the second quarter of the fiscal year reported today did nothing to burnish her image as...

Today’s news conference provided further evidence that President Obama is determined to push the debt ceiling crisis to the brink. In his statement, the president...

There has been one question surrounding Mitch McConnell’s proposed “Plan B” for raising the debt ceiling—giving President Obama the ability to raise the limit on...

11:36 We're talking too much about debts and deficits which means we can't talk about spending money on community colleges. Community colleges???? 11:34 It comes down,...

Earlier, I cited a new poll showing two-thirds of Palestinians reject any two-state solution that entails recognizing Israel as the Jewish homeland, while the same majority...