Oliver Stone and the Left Cannot See a Cup Half Full

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One simple error in perspective has been the cause of incalculable human suffering from the beginning of time.

Evan Bayh’s Exit and the Failure of Liberal Governance – WSJ.com

The political retirement of Evan Bayh, at age 54, is being portrayed by various sages as a result of too much partisanship, or the Senate's dysfunction, or even the systemic breakdown of American governance. Most of this is rationalization. The real story, of which Mr. Bayh's frustration is merely the latest sign, is the failure […]

The Homegrown-Terrorist Threat – Commentary

If 2001 was the year when international terrorism hit American soil, then 2009 was the year when Americans became the targets of domestic terrorism. In November, Army Major Nidal Malik Hasan, born in Virginia to Palestinian Muslim parents, killed 13 and wounded 30 in his one-man attack on fellow soldiers at Fort Hood in Texas. […]

A New Era of Responsibility?

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President’s proposed 2011 budget is a fiscal sham.

An Ex-Islamist Needs U.S. Support – WSJ.com

Hanevy Ould Dahah, who is now being held in Mauritania’s Dar Naim prison, is an unlikely dissident. Half-Arab and half-African, he was marked as a child to become a cleric, memorizing the Quran by age nine and studying at ultra-conservative academies. Some of his former classmates now lead Mauritania’s Salafist movement; Hanevy might have been […]

The Grasping Hand

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The modern democratic state pillages its productive citizens.

Capitalism and Climate Change – by Dick Morris

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How the free market is reducing emissions without growing government.