Post Archive

September 23, 2011

On its surface, the European financial crisis is about money. And there is a lot to be said on that score: with Greek one-year bonds...

Today, Eli Lake reported in the Daily Beast that President Obama “has secretly authorized significant new aid to the Israeli military that includes the sale of...

Looks like Bush’s Worst President in History title didn’t last long. The majority of Americans now believe President Obama is worse or no different than President...

Jeffrey Goldberg posted a question yesterday that he said was nagging at him, and asked if someone could “please provide a poor blogger some answers”: How...

The media is already treating the dueling speeches today at the United Nations General Assembly by Palestinian Authority head Mahmoud Abbas and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin...

In a column from earlier this month, David Zurawik, the media critic for the Baltimore Sun, wrote about watching President Obama address the nation after the...

“[O]ur first duty is to establish a new and abusive school of criticism,” Rebecca West wrote in the New Republic in 1914. “There is now...

As expected, Solyndra’s CEO and CFO both refused to answer questions during a House Energy and Commerce oversight inquiry today, invoking their Fifth Amendment right...

Remember this congressional working group report from last week, which showed administration staffers were privately raising alarm bells about what a train wreck the CLASS...

I hope Governor Rick Perry enjoyed his six-week run as the front runner of the GOP field, because it’s now over. Perry has had three debates....

William Cohen’s Politico piece on the problems involved in the use of drones is interesting, though mostly for the wrong reasons. In that he politely...

With President Barack  Obama so far saying and doing all the right things at the UN this week, it’s depressing to realize his basic worldview hasn’t...