Post Archive

December 13, 2011

Those were some pretty astonishing statements that President Obama made after his meeting in Washington with Prime Minister Maliki of Iraq: He said that "what...

The Simon Wiesenthal Center has issued a brutal condemnation of the Center for American Progress and Media Matters for America, blasting the organizations for supporting...

The most recent Gallup Poll is an encouraging one for conservatives. When asked which of the following will be the biggest threat to the country in...

While working on my story for the December issue of COMMENTARY about the twentieth anniversary of the dissolution of the Soviet Union, I spoke with...

At Politico, Ben Smith and Maggie Haberman make the case that Mitt Romney is following the same path as Hillary Clinton’s doomed campaign four years...

The extraordinary focus of the West in particular and the world in general on the Jews and the Jewish state is a shocking thing that,...

Yesterday, Mitt Romney was asked if he thought Newt Gingrich should return the $1.6 million he earned for advising Freddie Mac. “Boy, I sure do,”...

Even before Mitt Romney’s subpar debate performance Saturday night, more and more commentators had been wondering aloud if he is really as electable as conventional...

As Jonathan correctly noted yesterday, it’s ridiculous to assert that Israeli-Palestinian peace is threatened by plans to build 40 new homes inside a settlement that everyone...

Think it’s only those squishy, Chardonnay-swigging, elitist Republicans who are opposed to a Gingrich nomination? Not necessarily. Yesterday two prominent, right-wing talk show hosts launched...

Max notes that the identities of various nations have been “invented” relatively recently, including those of Americans, Italians, and others, and argues there is little point...