Their Nobel Savior – by Jacob Laksin


The Nobel Prize committee honors the Obama cult of personality.

Decision Time on Afghanistan – by Jacob Laksin


Will Obama accept General McChrystal’s strategy for victory?

Iran’s Great Deception – by Jacob Laksin


Why inspections will reveal little about Iran’s nuclear enrichment program.

William Safire’s Legacy – by Jacob Laksin


For three decades, the legendary columnist dispensed profound advice on language and politics.

Germany Moves Right – by Jacob Laksin


In Germany’s national election, Angela Merkel’s tax-cutting, free-market coalition ousts the old-guard Left.

UN-Inspired By Jacob Laksin

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UN-InspiredBy: Jacob Laksin | Thursday, September 24, 2009 “I am not naïve,” President Obama insisted yesterday, as he delivered his first speech to the United Nations General Assembly. And, indeed, some components of his remarks – including his call for sterner action to halt Iran and North Korea’s nuclear programs – were reasonable enough. But nothing more corroded the […]