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orlando shooting

Attorney General Loretta Lynch thinks you’re stupid. Or, at least, her boss does. According to CBS News justice reporter Paula Reid, the Department of Justice is...
Orlando narrative

The Obama administration is bad at governing but pretty good at politics. The fact that it took less than a day for the Justice Department to...
hillary clinton

President Barack Obama and his administration are doing his chosen successor no favors. In a week in which matters related to national security took center stage,...
Radical Islam

According to Barack Obama, “ISIL is not Islamic.” According to the Daily Beast, “reports indicate” that Orlando shooter Omar Mateen “was not that pious a...
lone wolf

In the days since the Orlando attack, the FBI has investigated whether Omar Mateen worked alone, whether his wife had foreknowledge of the attack, and...
gays

It was a moment those of us watching won’t soon forget. CNN’s Anderson Cooper was looking for a target at which to aim his anger over the...
prayers

A Case Western Reserve University study defines "projection" as a defense mechanism in which an individual casts what he perceives to be his negative traits onto others. “A more...

On this week’s COMMENTARY Podcast, John Podhoretz, Abe Greenwald, and Noah Rothman review the impact of the worst terrorist event to occur on U.S. soil...
Second Amendment

The aftermath of the Orlando shooting has a familiar feel. The president is seeking to treat it in the same way he has other tragedies: as an...
Donald Trump

In trying to come to grips with the horror of the Orlando shooting, our leaders have, if nothing else, stayed in character. President Obama did...
mass shooters

“See something? Say something.” Easier said than done. There is a fundamental contradiction at the heart of daily American life. It’s one that undermines the role...
orlando shooting

You can sense it on the streets and amid your morning commute. You can see it in the eyes of your friends and neighbors. A...