Barbara Kay: Canada’s Coolest Columnist

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Why American conservatives shouldn’t miss this rebellious writer to the north.

Leftists Move to Crush Conservative Columnist

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Israel-haters go ballistic over the Guardian’s hiring of a pro-Israel contributor.

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Commentary: George Will Knocks it Out of the Park

by Peter Wehner The Conservative Political Action Committee (CPAC) gathering this weekend included some odd moments, some odd speakers, and some odd outcomes. But it also included some fine moments and impressive speeches — especially one fantastic address by columnist George Will. In his remarks, Will laid out the fundamental difference between conservatism and modern-day […]

Frank Rich and the State of Liberal Commentary

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No well-known leftist columnist better exemplifies the worst aspects of today’s left.

Brown’s National Security Victory

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Massachusetts voters reject treating our terrorist enemies like common criminals.

The Huffington Post

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The Huffington Post is an Internet webzine featuring mostly left-liberal participants. It was launched as a commercial venture on May 9, 2005, and takes its name from its creator Arianna Huffington, a “progressive independent” syndicated columnist, author, and media personality. The publication is the subject of an explosive new report titled, “Anti-Semitism and Israel-Hatred on Huffington Post.” […]

David Brooks: Obama is the Pragmatic Leviathan – NYTimes.com

When I was in college, I was assigned “Leviathan,” by Thomas Hobbes. On the cover was an image from the first edition of the book, published in 1651. It shows the British nation as a large man. The people make up the muscles and flesh. Then at the top, there is the king, who is […]

Ross Douthat: Prisons of Our Own Making – NYTimes.com

If you’re a governor with presidential aspirations, you should never, under any circumstances, pardon a convict or reduce a sentence. That’s the lesson everyone seems to have drawn from the dreadful case of Maurice Clemmons, an Arkansas native who murdered four Lakewood, Wash., police officers over Thanksgiving weekend — nine years after Mike Huckabee, then […]

David Brooks: The Hanukkah Story, NYTimes.com

Tonight Jewish kids will light the menorah, spin their dreidels and get their presents, but Hanukkah is the most adult of holidays. It commemorates an event in which the good guys did horrible things, the bad guys did good things and in which everybody is flummoxed by insoluble conflicts that remain with us today. It’s […]

ROSS DOUTHAT: Europe’s Minaret Moment, NYTimes.com

Op-Ed Columnist – Europe’s Minaret Moment – NYTimes.com.