In The Family Way Needs a Few More Contributors


In the Family Way is our sub-blog devoted to bringing the Freedom Center’s messages to parents and families.
Rhonda Robinson is the associate editor in charge of it and she needs a few more people on her team who are concerned about families and eager to write about politics. The sub-blog also focuses on examining the [...]

Poor Michael Lerner’s Petunias


Michael-Lerner

The leftist “Rabbi” whines about being the victim of “Rightwing Zionist violence.”

NewsReal Blog Book Club: David Swindle’s Distractions From Moving


What to do after a long day of moving arrangements and packing?
NRB’s managing editor, David Swindle, described what’s been on his reading agenda the past few weeks:
While flying out to Los Angeles last week to find our apartment I finished Howard Bloom’s first book, The Lucifer Principle. (I’d previously raved about Bloom’s newest book The [...]

NewsReal Blog Film Club: Is It Now Time to Buy The Lord of the Rings Trilogy?


NRB’s Managing Editor David Swindle used to be a film critic. He’s still a cinema enthusiast and DVD/Blu Ray collector.
“The Lord of the Rings” trilogy came out on Blu Ray on Tuesday. He had this to say:
Most reviews of the set are pretty negative for one reason: the films released are the theatrical editions, not [...]

Leftist The Nation magazine: When In Doubt, Blame Bush. Again


It seems that math, cooking and basic home economics aren’t the only things with which Katrina Vanden Heuvel has trouble. I wrote about her inability to function at those household basics yesterday, here at NewsReal. Well, it appears that the reality-challenged Vanden Heuvel, Editor of The Nation magazine, also isn’t a very good, you know, [...]

David Horowitz on CSPAN2’s Book TV on Sunday at 7 PM EST to Talk about “A Cracking of the Heart”


Everyone be sure and tune in to CSPAN2’s Book TV this Sunday at 7 PM EST. NewsReal Blog’s Editor-In-Chief David Horowitz will be discussing his newest book,  A Cracking of the Heart.

Anti-Muslim College Columnist Attacks Those Who Fight Islamofascism


The one who stands up for the woman being caned is “anti-Muslim,” right?
Is it accurate to describe those who opposed Nazi totalitarianism in World War II as “anti-German”? How about those who fought against the Stalinists in the USSR during the Cold War? Were they “anti-Russian”?
Such arguments are absurd. Anyone who would suggest it would [...]

A Post About Comments: Thanks to Ron Paul Fans, I Have An Answer for Swindle and Rushkoff


Last month, Editor David Swindle introduced NRB guests to the sagacious Douglas Rushkoff and his latest work, Digital Nation. Joining the author in his musings about the mental dribble and dung that accounts for much of what is consumed by the “Digital Nation,” Swindle posed the question:
“Is the Internet Destroying Our Lives or Enriching Them?”
Before [...]

Tea Parties: like Kryptonite to Marvel


From “Captain America #1″
Well, that didn’t take long:
In the latest issue of Captain America, issue 602, current Captain America, Bucky Barnes and The Falcon are attempting to infiltrate a group called “The Watchdogs”, an anti-government militia group that has begun to swell in its numbers as of late.  (…)
Cap and Falcon are observing an anti-tax [...]

Goebbels Rising: “The Daily Dish” Serves Socially Acceptable Anti-Semitism


Romano Amerio began his work, Iota Unum, with this exquisite statement:
“A precise use of words makes for a sound argument.”
Lack of a precise definition of “anti-Semite” is contributing to the blog war now raging over Andrew Sullivan, editor of The Daily Dish, and his understanding of “Jewish influence on American foreign policy.” Picked up by [...]