Still Getting Jihadism Wrong

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The false theory that poverty fuels radical Islam.

Israel’s Bright Future

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How the Jewish State has matured into a resourceful developed nation.

The Last Days of Ethanol?

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The alternative fuel finds political foes on the far-left and right.

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Donald Trump’s Eminent-Domain Empire

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It’s time to wise up to the “The Donald’s” property redistribution racket.

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Rethinking Victimhood

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Why family matters.

More Than Bluster

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North Korea ups the ante. Will the world’s democracies fold?

Bret Stephens: To Help Haiti, End Foreign Aid – WSJ.com

It’s been a week since Port-au-Prince was destroyed by an earthquake. In the days ahead, Haitians will undergo another trauma as rescue efforts struggle, and often fail, to keep pace with unfolding emergencies. After that—and most disastrously of all—will be the arrival of the soldiers of do-goodness, each with his brilliant plan to save Haitians […]

Andy McCarthy: Moussaoui Conviction Upheld – The Corner

The Fourth Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals has affirmed the conviction and sentence of 9/11 conspirator Zacarias Moussaoui. Enthusiasts of the law-enforcement approach to terrorism will undoubtedly claim this development as more evidence that their strategy works. To the contrary, I have argued several times see, e.g., here and here that we dodged a bullet […]

Edward Lazear: Stimulus and the Jobless Recovery – WSJ.com

With the news that GDP grew at 3.5% in the third quarter, it seems apparent that economic recovery is underway. How much of this was a result of government programs? To evaluate this, it is important to understand what constitutes a recovery. There are three developments needed to restore the economy to its prior vibrancy. […]

Obama for World President? – by David Gutmann

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How the president is exploiting his office for more grandiose goals.