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Bernie Sanders surely knew he was channeling Franklin Roosevelt from the beyond on Thursday night amid the ninth Democratic presidential debate. The Vermont senator even...

Last night opponents of Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu pulled out all the stops in an effort to show that the Likud Party leader is out...

The Churchill analogies flew fast and furious around Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu's speech to a joint session of the U.S. Congress. The prompt: until...

One of the clearest signs of media bias is when reporters are made more uncomfortable by the act of criticizing the Obama administration than by...

Perhaps President Obama instinctively understood that any mass unity rally in Paris would be more of a feel-good photo-op than a genuine response to Islamist...

The American left intellectually froze solid about the time of the end of Lyndon Johnson’s presidency in January 1969, almost 46 years ago. There has not...

If you missed the Ken Burns homage to (some of) the Roosevelts, never fear. Here’s just about everything you need to know about it, minus...

President Obama entered the White House promising to be the most transparent president. His track record, however, is murkier. While White House Press Secretary Josh...

There are reasons to doubt whether the sanctions that have been enacted against Russia as a result of its aggression against Ukraine will work. But...

I wonder what it says about the modern "progressive" mindset that Paul Krugman can only imagine two reasons to wage war: for profit or for the...

The reporting on President Obama’s foreign-policy address at West Point yesterday closely resembles the reporting that previewed the speech--a strong indication that the president didn’t...

Today Georgetown University honored a former professor with a day of events commemorating the centennial of his birth. But the man for whom this is...