Conservative Call to Arms

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The world’s greatest bastion of freedom urgently needs its citizens to act.

John McCain: I was Misled on Bank Bailout – Arizona Republic

Under growing pressure from conservatives and “tea party” activists, Sen. John McCain of Arizona is having to defend his record of supporting the government’s massive bailout of the financial system. In response to criticism from opponents seeking to defeat him in the Aug. 24 Republican primary, the four-term senator says he was misled by then-Treasury […]

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 […]

Gerard Alexander: Why are liberals so condescending? – Washington Post

Every political community includes some members who insist that their side has all the answers and that their adversaries are idiots. But American liberals, to a degree far surpassing conservatives, appear committed to the proposition that their views are correct, self-evident, and based on fact and reason, while conservative positions are not just wrong but […]

An Open Letter to Charles Johnson

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Your reasons for breaking with the Right don’t add up.

Professor Is a Label That Leans to the Left

Instead of looking at why most professors are liberal, researchers should ask why so many liberals — and so few conservatives — want to be professors

Al Gore Pens Apocalyptic Climate Change Poem – Political Hotsheet – CBS News

Al Gore penned an apocalyptic poem on climate change for his recently-released book Our Choice after his editor declined to include a chapter on what the world will look like because of global warming.The poem, which you can watch Gore read to a CNN reporter at left or read in full below, has met with […]

Totalitarian Sentimentality – by Roger Scruton

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Why the Left is more attractive than the Right.

GOP erupts over Reid slavery, segregation remarks – Glenn Thrush – POLITICO.com

Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid D-Nev. upped the rhetorical ante this morning by comparing opponents of health care reform to conservatives who tried to block emancipation and equal rights — prompting the Republican national chairman to question his sanity.Speaking on the floor of the Senate, Reid blasted GOP leaders who have urged Democrats opt for […]

Obama’s Afghan Plan Fails to Satisfy Left or Right – FOXNews.com

By offering something to all sides in the debate, Obama may have left all sides unsatisfied — from liberal groups who have protested troop increases to conservatives who object to a fixed timetable for withdrawal. via Obama’s Afghan Plan Fails to Satisfy Left or Right – FOXNews.com.