Post Archive

March 2013

If you would like to know what insurance really is, and why Obamacare (and much private “medical insurance”) is not insurance at all, but an...

Easter is an apt moment for the West to ponder the fate of Christians in the Arab and Muslim worlds but, as is usually the...

In 1974, Turkey invaded Cyprus and to this day occupies one-third of the island nation. Northern Cyprus remains the only occupied territory in Europe. Nor...

Pentagon bloat frustrates both Congress and ordinary taxpayers. Many on the left perceive of the Pentagon as a cash cow whose budget they can divert...

Various news outlets are reporting that Saudi Arabia is seeking to end anonymity for twitter users. At first glance, the Saudi move appears to be...

Whether or not it was wise, we can debate. But it’s hard not to see Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s apology to Turkey as the diplomatic...

The new, April, issue of National Geographic has maps of life expectancy for each county in the United States for 1989 and for 2009. (Apparently...

In a new Mercatus Center survey ranking American states according to the freedom of their citizens, New York found itself dead last. The survey ranked...

After decades of struggling to stifle any hope of giving children and their parents a chance to escape from failing schools, liberals are starting to...

As the Republicans rose in revolt over the GOP’s next-in-linism and the Democratic president won a second term surrounded by potential successors in aging party...

Last year when liberal Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer was robbed, the New York Post editorial page used it to recall one of the late...

This National Journal piece, titled “The Secret Republican Plan to Repeal 'Obamacare',” has come in for a fair amount of mocking on the right. The...