• The Next Bubble

    The Next Bubble

    They’re doing it again!

  • Stand Up for Indiana!

    Stand Up for Indiana!

    In what has been called the “Catholic moment” in America, in the late 1940s and 1950s, Catholics were admonished from pulpits to “live the faith” and “set an example” for others.

  • Where the Red Line Came From -- Before it Was Crossed

    Where the Red Line Came From — Before it Was Crossed

    There are still nearly two years left in Barack Obama’s presidency, but historians looking back on his record in foreign policy will surely identify one costly error: his refusal to follow through on the implied threat in stating that the | Read More »

  • Self-Enforcing Discrimination

    Black politicians, civil rights organizations and others who say they are concerned with the welfare of poor black people often support harmful measures. One of the most effective tools for disadvantaged people is to be able to charge a lower | Read More »

  • Keep Our Skies Open to Competition

    Keep Our Skies Open to Competition

    Most people probably don’t even hear the flight attendants’ final message when they reach their destination, so glad are we to be done with the brutal and demeaning experience that domestic flying has become.

  • Compulsory Voting is Unconstitutional

    Compulsory Voting is Unconstitutional

    President Obama recently praised the idea of “mandatory voting,” saying it would be “transformative” and “completely change the political map in this country,” showing again how unbound he feels by the limits imposed on the power of government by the Constitution and the Bill of Rights.

  • The Enemy of My Enemy

    The Enemy of My Enemy

    The forces that do not want a U.S. nuclear deal with Iran, nor any U.S. detente with Iran, are impressive.

  • Can Family Breakdown in Low-Education America Be Reversed? Maybe

    Can Family Breakdown in Low-Education America Be Reversed? Maybe

    Our kids, at least many of them, are not doing very well.

  • Hey, Pretty Boy: Do You Actually Know What's In The News?

    Hey, Pretty Boy: Do You Actually Know What’s In The News?

    When “NBC Nightly News” anchor Brian Williams crashed and burned over all the tall tales he had told, there must have been mirth in the hallways at ABC.

  • Gentrify!

    Gentrify!

    No matter what you do, modern liberals will tell you you’re wrong.

  • The NAACP’s Fomenters of Fear

    They just can’t help themselves — and their agenda-driven media enablers never, ever learn. This week, the NAACP made national front-page headlines with a local press release demanding that the feds investigate the hanging death of a local man in | Read More »

  • As Tech Giant Calls For More Foreign Workers, Senate Hears of Displaced Americans

    As Tech Giant Calls For More Foreign Workers, Senate Hears of Displaced Americans

    Eric Schmidt, CEO of Google, believes passionately that the United States needs more skilled foreign workers.

  • Ted Cruz, the Antiobama

    Ted Cruz, the Antiobama

    Sen. Ted Cruz’s presidential announcement was immensely gratifying in numerous ways, including the venue he chose for it.

  • A Simple Question

    A Simple Question

    It is amazing how a simple question can cause a complex lie to collapse like a house of cards.

  • Are NGOs Agents of Subversion?

    Are NGOs Agents of Subversion?

    Though “Bibi” Netanyahu won re-election last week, the Senate Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations will still look into whether the State Department financed a clandestine effort to defeat him.

  • Gentry Liberals Have Increasing Clout in Chicago's Shrinking Electorate

    Gentry Liberals Have Increasing Clout in Chicago’s Shrinking Electorate

    Rahm Emanuel heads into a runoff April 7 in his bid for a second term as mayor of Chicago. He’s the favorite going in, having won 46 percent in the Feb. 24 first round against longtime local officeholder Chuy Garcia’s | Read More »

  • What's Gone Wrong With Democracy?

    What’s Gone Wrong With Democracy?

    The Economist magazine recently published “What’s gone wrong with Democracy … and what can be done to revive it?” The suggestion is that democracy is some kind of ideal for organizing human conduct. That’s a popular misconception.

  • Petraeus Puts the Icing on Bibi's Iran Cake

    Petraeus Puts the Icing on Bibi’s Iran Cake

    Don’t just rely on Benjamin Netanyahu’s passionate advice to Congress on his way to reelection that Iran is our archenemy.

  • Obama Takes His Rage to World Stage

    Obama Takes His Rage to World Stage

    Why is The New York Times lamenting the souring of the personal relationship between President Obama and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu instead of assuming Obama will subordinate his personal feelings to America’s national interest? Well, probably because they know | Read More »

  • What Would Ike Do?

    What Would Ike Do?

    In November 1956, President Eisenhower, enraged he had not been forewarned of their invasion of Egypt, ordered the British, French and Israelis to get out of Suez and Sinai. They did as told. How far we have fallen from the | Read More »