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June 25, 2014

On a day when we learned, via quotes from anonymous American officials, that Iran is up to its neck in the fighting in Iraq, confidence...

Both Jonathan Marks and Pete Wehner admirably summarized some of the main issues surrounding last Friday’s vote of the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church...

Speaker of the House John Boehner has announced that he will ask the House to sue the president. “My view is the president has not faithfully executed...

When Paul Krugman says a government health-care scandal is being blown out of proportion by conservatives, you can be sure the opposite is true. Such...

For more than 20 years since the Oslo process began, those urging Israel to make more and more concessions to the Palestinians have based their...

The Commerce Department announced this morning that American GDP in the first quarter of 2014 declined a stunning 2.9 percent. That’s the first decline in GDP since...

The conventional wisdom about Senator Thad Cochran’s victory in the Mississippi Republican primary runoff yesterday assures the GOP of retaining the seat in November. But...

Should the Kurds of Iraq forgo their aspirations for independence so the Obama administration can save face through the end of the president’s term? Though...

Writing in the American Interest, the scholar Walter Russell Mead--who voted for Barack Obama in 2008--offered a withering assessment of the Obama foreign policy, saying few...

President Obama has repeatedly claimed it wasn't his fault that U.S. troops had to leave Iraq at the end of 2011; it was the fault...