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David Billet

David Billet

The journalist Christopher Hitchens has abandoned his role as a leading activist-scribe-provocateur of the radical Left, but here and there he shows that he has...

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Last night, while other heads of state joined President Obama for a reception at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Colonel Muammar Qaddafi repaired to the...

The State Department runs a project in Libya called "Governing Justly and Democratically, Investing in People, and Economic Growth." Earlier this month, State informed Congress...

John's mention of it in his obituary note put me in mind of my own first encounter with Robert Novak's Israel problem. It was a CNN...

He is a kind of Society for th’ Prevention of Croolty to Money. If he finds a man misusin’ his money, he takes it away...

A common theme has sprung up among certain liberal commentators in reaction to this week's events in Iran. Taking their cue from President Obama's cautious,...

Two American journalists remain imprisoned in North Korea by the Communist regime of Kim Jong-il. Earlier this week, the state news agency announced that Euna...

On the cancellation of a blog: I suspect neocon pressure to remove anyone holding Cheney to account. To be fair, though, he was up all night....

Something didn't smell right about the city's triumphant announcement that a sting operation had led to the arrest of four men who had placed dummy...

Mr. Market The Snowball: Warren Buffett and the Business of Life by Alice Schroeder Bantam. 960 pp. $35.00 Warren Buffett is a fabled investor and money manager who has earned...

Undoing the Jewish State   The Hebrew Republic: How Secular Democracy and Global Enterprise Will Bring Israel Peace at Last by Bernard Avishai Harcourt, Inc. 304 pp. $26.00   In...