Eric Alterman: A Symbol of the Left’s Arrogance


After our very own Editor-in-Chief David Horowitz wrote a post blasting progressive columnist and Professor of literature Eric Alterman, I sent the latter an email, inviting him to respond to Horowitz’s post right here, at NewsReal Blog. Why? Well, because we, unlike most progressives, mean it when we say we encourage debate.
Alterman emailed me back [...]

Watch Glenn Beck Today at 5 PM ET Together with NewsReal Blog


As you’re used of us by now, Liz Blaine and I will live blog Glenn Beck’s show at Fox News today and we’ll host a live chat. We’ll start chatting half an hour before the show starts.
Please join our chat at 4:30 PM ET and our live blog at 5PM.
Today’s show promises to be more [...]

Radical Son Reflections, Part III: Western Leftists Continue Covering Up for Tyrants


[To read Part I of "Radical Son Reflections" click here. To read Part II click here]
A few weeks ago, we started a new series here at NewsRealblog, the subject of which is David Horowitz’s autobiography Radical Son: A Generational Odyssey. I started reading this book and will continue to share my thoughts with you as [...]

Poor Paul Krugman’s Heart is Broken


Although he was one of Barack Obama’s most fervent supporters two years ago, New York Times columnist and blogger Paul Krugman seems to have lost his faith in the president’s ability to “radically transform” America. Put differently, the Nobel Prize winning economist’s heart is broken:
I’m with Simon Johnson here: how is it possible, at this [...]

Wisconsin Rep. Paul Ryan Stands Alone on Economic Solution


Remember how President Barack “Darth Vader” Obama asked Republicans to “bring it on” if they had better ideas for America’s future than the ones he and his fellow Democrats have proposed. Writing for FrontPage Magazine, Vasko Kohlmayer reports that one Republican gave Obama what he asked for – and probably more than that.
It comes in [...]

Live Blogging Glenn Beck Today


As you’re used of us by now, Liz Blaine and I will live blog Glenn Beck’s show at Fox News today. The fun starts at 5 PM ET.
Today’s show promises to be even more fascinating than normal: our very own editor-in-chief, David Horowitz, will be Beck’s guest. The two  men will uncover yet another progressive [...]

Report: Attempted Terrorist Attack in The Netherlands, Bomb Found in Train – Police Say Prank


UPDATE (6:00 AM ET)
Dutch Omroep Brabant now reports that police say no bomb has been found. A man was arrested, but he it’s likely he’s an insane loser with too much time on his hands and not a terrorist. Good news, if true of course.
Having said that, I do hope that this man will suffer [...]

Jamie Glazov: “Thank You, Glenn Beck, for Exposing Communism’s Evil”


Frontpagemag.com editor and Cold War specialist Dr. Jamie Glazov has written a fascinating article about his family’s history, the Soviet Union, Western leftists and their alliance with dictators and terrorists, and, finally, Fox News host Glenn Beck. Please take the time to read it.
Jamie was born in the Soviet Union. His grandfathers, both dissidents, were [...]

Regional Leader “Islam Democrats” Unmasked


More and more, bloggers everywhere are asking the questions the mainstream media do not dare, or do not want to ask. At Dutch conservative blog Dagelijkse Standaard, for instance, we wondered whether the leader of the newly founded Islam Democrats party in The Hague, Dilaver Delikaya, is as enlightened, westernized, modern and peaceful as he and [...]

Glenn Beck Live Blog and Live Chat at 5 PM ET


I’ll be live blogging Glenn Beck’s show today at 5 PM ET again. If you’re watching the show live as well – or even if you aren’t because, say, you’re at work – be sure to visit NewsReal Blog frequently throughout the show. I’ll be sharing my thoughts on it with you and other readers [...]