The Economics of Piracy: Jon Stewart Agrees with Me!


Last night on The Daily Show, Jon Stewart recognized my brilliance. It’s been a long time in coming. He was interviewing Captain Richard Phillips, author of The Captain’s Duty, who is the man that was kidnapped by Somali pirates that only recognized that their business wasn’t working so well for them when they had bullets [...]

The Moscow Bombings: A Prelude to Russia’s Invasion of Georgia?


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Is Putin setting the stage for war?

A Lifeline for New Jersey


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How a Republican governor’s austere budget may rescue the economically ailing state and establish a formula for financial recovery.

When Israel Stood Up to Washington


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Thirty years ago, in contrast to Netanyahu’s repeated apologies, Menachem Begin adopted quite a different approach.

What Have you Done?


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An open letter to Americans.

Conflict or Cooperation?


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How government can sow social discord.

The Ongoing Tragedy of Gilad Shalit


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What’s being done to the free the Israeli soldier from his imprisonment by Hamas?

Smearing with a Broad Brush


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For the Left, it’s acceptable to generalize about “racist” Tea Partiers but not Islamic jihadists.

The Books that Change Us


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How does a “progressive” college student end up working at the Freedom Center?

Bracing Brew


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Bring on the tea parties!