Post Archive

December 1, 2011

The Muslim Brotherhood appears to be on its way to an election victory and majority representation in Egypt’s parliament, a body which will have as...

Jonathan Chait of New York magazine writes: It is not that Republicans won’'t vote for Romney. It'’s that Romney does not capture their fundamental attitude toward...

Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps Gen. Hassan Tehrani-Moghadam died in a mysterious explosion last month reportedly after having achieved a breakthrough in Iran’s ballistic missile program. While...

The Obama administration has been portraying itself as a steadfast advocate of “crippling sanctions” against Iran in order to stop its nuclear threat. But it...

An Afghan friend pointed me to this story from the BBC: Afghan President Hamid Karzai has pardoned a rape victim who was jailed for adultery, after...

At a fundraising event in New York City last night, President Obama told a crowd, "I'm going to need another term to finish the job." To...

Two bombshell polls out yesterday showed Newt Gingrich with a substantial lead against Mitt Romney among Florida GOP voters. Jonathan wrote about the Florida Times-Union...

U.S. troops are rushing pell-mell for the exits in Iraq. Time has almost run out on their presence because the Obama administration--either through incompetence, lack...

Alana calls some attention to Newt Gingrich’s attempt to tag President Obama with the “Alinskyite” label. This, Alana notes, did not work for Republicans in...

Some denizens of the Jewish left have become obsessed with the idea that those who speak of Palestinian rejectionism or the lack of a genuine...

Yesterday’s New York Times carried a story on “invitation-only” book clubs among “young and attractive” New Yorkers with “impressive degrees” and the “angst that comes...

Obama says he wants to talk about jobs? Senate Republicans are more than happy to oblige him: A bill introduced Wednesday by 37 GOP senators, including...