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February 12, 2014

The New York Times reported earlier this week that two members of Congress--Democratic Senator Maria Cantwell and Republican Representative Tom Cole--planned to “send a strongly...

It’s been a good month for Kentucky Senator Rand Paul. Last week, conservatives applauded as Paul tore into Bill Clinton as a sexual predator. Much...

School choice is usually the only aspect of education reform that gets much attention, though in recent years the prospect of the student-loan bubble bursting...

Almost all of the focus in the mainstream media on the Middle East peace process tends to be on the decision taken by only one...

Last week, Jonathan Tobin wrote here of how we were on the eve of a fourth Palestinian “no” to a peace agreement. It would appear...

One of the BDS movement’s greatest assets is the fact that its every success gets massive media coverage while its failures (ScarJo excepted) are largely...

One of the most disgraceful conceits of American Jewish life is the pose of martyrdom adopted by critics of Israel. American Jews who publicly berate...

On a par with President Obama’s oft-repeated masterpiece of mendacity that “If you like your insurance plan you can keep your insurance plan,” is his...

The colorful and crude terms in which American diplomat Victoria Nuland dismissed the European Union’s slow response to Ukraine’s political crisis expectedly overshadowed the other...

Two hundred and five years ago today Abraham Lincoln was born in Hodgenville, Kentucky. Lincoln was our greatest president, for reasons too numerous to recount...

Switzerland is not a member of the European Union, and so you might have thought that the outcome of a Swiss referendum would be none...

As explained by both Jonathan and our former COMMENTARY colleague Jennifer Rubin, Speaker John Boehner, for entirely understandable reasons--he held no cards--declared he would allow...