Victor Davis Hanson on the ‘Savior Generals’

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Revealing the shared traits of the great men who turned around lost battles.

The Last Full Measure of Devotion

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Memorial Day, and the way we remember our fallen troops, defines today’s great ideological divide.

Curious Defenses of the Goldstone Report

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Goldstone invokes his Jewishness, Zionism, his daughter’s residence in Israel and his connection to Hebrew University.

Obama’s Destructive Course

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A disappointing speech from a disappointing president.

State of the Union: “Woe to the People Whose Leader Has No Teacher”

Historically, State of the Union speeches leave no trace. Their impact on presidential approval ratings is nil. Their utility, therefore, is in what they reflect about the presidential character and the presidential course. Last night President Obama gave a speech that was at times quite eloquent, and on occasion rhetorically empty. But at all times […]

A Welfare Tale – by Kidist Paulos Asrat

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A new film offers a disappointing portrayal of black single mothers caught in welfare’s grip.

Law & Order and Double Standards – by Jamie Glazov

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When will the television series portray a Muslim “honor” killing and the Islamic theology behind it?

Interview With Robert Morgenthau: Obama “smoking pot” if he thinks “being nice” to Iran is “going to get him anywhere” – WSJ.com

In the criminal justice system, the people of Manhattan have been represented for 35 years by New York County District Attorney Robert Morgenthau. This is his story.Mr. Morgenthau, who inspired the original D.A. character on the television program “Law and Order,” will retire on Thursday at age 90. Much of the barely fictitious drama is […]

Christmas Reading – by Thomas Sowell

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Some superb books you can give as Christmas presents.

Have We Stopped Trying to Make Good People? – by Dennis Prager

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The most important question a society can ask.