The Coming Crisis Over Palestinian Statehood

[The following article was originally published in National Review Online's The Corner.]Even as we sort out...

amccarthy August 10, 2011

Lawfare's Soft Targets

The failure of the Bush administration to reverse its predecessors' drastic shrinkage of our armed services...

amccarthy March 10, 2008

Profiles in Cowardice

Clinton ducks intelligence reform, while Obama opposes it.

amccarthy February 15, 2008

Are These Senators Ready to be President?

It’s time for Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton to remember they actually have day jobs.

amccarthy January 21, 2008

Supreme Court Wisdom Prevails in Stoneridge Case

The Supremes walk back from the trial lawyers’ cliff.

amccarthy January 17, 2008

FISA Reform Debacle in the Making?

Collecting intelligence and connecting dots isn’t just good policy.  It’s good...

amccarthy December 3, 2007

Medellin (and Bush) v. Texas

The president oversteps his bounds in the Medellin case

amccarthy October 15, 2007

FISA Reform Is Vital to Stopping the Next Terror Plot, Not the Last One

Thanks to a testimonial error that National Intelligence Director Mike McConnell is now undertaking to...

amccarthy September 17, 2007

The CIA and al-Qaeda

IG’s report paints a sordid portrait of incompetence

amccarthy August 24, 2007

Protect the American Media ??? Whether They Deserve It or Not

It is a hard thing to defend the American...

amccarthy August 14, 2007

Two Years To Charge Rep. William Jefferson?

Well here’s the late-breaking news: Congressman William Jefferson is a scoundrel.

amccarthy June 11, 2007

Brits Bash Bolton

The Telegraph distorts John Bolton on Iran

amccarthy May 17, 2007

The Mullahs Scoff at Geneva ??? Again

For what seems like the millionth time since 1979, the Islamic Republic of Iran has perpetrated an act of war...

amccarthy April 2, 2007

The U.S. Attorney 'Scandal' Threatens Core Values

We often disagree with Sen. Patrick Leahy of Vermont, a former prosecutor and now the Democrat who chairs the...

amccarthy March 26, 2007