Obama: No Gitmo transfers to Yemen ‘at this time’ – POLITICO.com

President Barack Obama said Tuesday that the United States will halt all transfers of Guantanamo prisoners to Yemen for now, but insisted he is not wavering in his commitment to shut down the prison for terror suspects. “Given the unsettled situation, I’ve spoken to the attorney general and we’ve agreed that we will not be […]

Flight 253: The Lessons Not Learned – by Jamie Glazov

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A U.S. military veteran reveals how America remains vulnerable and naïve.

When Security Trumps Common Sense – by Dennis Prager

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I am not prepared to obey rules that hurt the innocent while doing nothing to prevent terrorism.

Heather Mac Donald: A Crime Theory Demolished – WSJ.com

The recession of 2008-09 has undercut one of the most destructive social theories that came out of the 1960s: the idea that the root cause of crime lies in income inequality and social injustice. As the economy started shedding jobs in 2008, criminologists and pundits predicted that crime would shoot up, since poverty, as the […]

Unrest in Iran: The Vindication of George W. Bush – by Larry Elder

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How the Iraq War emboldened Iran’s democratic dissidents.

Unhinged Spending Syndrome – by Vasko Kohlmayer

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An international addiction to debt plagues both Japan and California.

Inside the Green Revolution – by Jacob Laksin

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Political dissident Amir Fakhravar discusses his brother’s arrest by the Iranian regime and the democratic uprising that threatens its rule.

The Terrorists’ Best Weapon: Intelligence Failures – by Ryan Mauro

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Almost a decade after 9/11, information to stop al-Qaeda is still stalled.

Frontpage’s Man of the Year: Glenn Beck – by David Forsmark

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The rising star of the Right has kept Obama in check and spearheaded the conservative revival.

Remembering South Vietnam with an Ecumenical Christmas Card – by Mark D. Tooley

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Is the religious Left trying to atone for its sin of supporting communist tyranny?