Kim Strassel: Democrats on the Health-Care Precipice – WSJ.com

Barack Obama emerged from his meeting with Senate Democrats this week to claim Congress was on the “precipice” of something historic. Believe him. The president is demanding his party unilaterally enact one of the most unpopular and complex pieces of social legislation in history. In the process, he may be sacrificing Democrats’ chances at creating […]

Sayyid Qutb and the Virginia Five – by Robert Spencer

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Clues to their radicalization lie close at hand.

Karl Rove: The President Is No B+ – WSJ.com

Barack Obama has won a place in history with the worst ratings of any president at the end of his first year: 49% approve and 46% disapprove of his job performance in the latest USA Today/Gallup Poll. There are many factors that explain it, including weakness abroad, an unprecedented spending binge at home, and making […]

Shakedown in Copenhagen – by Joseph Klein

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The UN-sponsored climate change conference is rife with fraud and hysteria.

The Yemeni Koran – by Jamie Glazov

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Explosive ramifications result from new evidence revealing the Muslim holy book has undergone a textual evolution.

Hollywood and Howard Zinn’s Marxist Education Project – by Michelle Malkin

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The Left’s latest campaign of indoctrination masked as education.

David Brooks: The Hanukkah Story, NYTimes.com

Tonight Jewish kids will light the menorah, spin their dreidels and get their presents, but Hanukkah is the most adult of holidays. It commemorates an event in which the good guys did horrible things, the bad guys did good things and in which everybody is flummoxed by insoluble conflicts that remain with us today. It’s […]

Caroline Glick: Narcissists and madmen, Jerusalem Post

Perhaps when the history of our times is written, ours will be called The Era of Narcissistic Catechisms. To understand why this is the case it is enough to consider the fortunes of two green movements.On the main stage of global affairs this week we have the much touted UN climate change conference in Copenhagen. […]

Harry Reid, Uncensored – by Michael Reagan

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The apologies the Senator owes.

AFP: Obama defends war at Nobel Peace Prize ceremony

US President Barack Obama on Thursday accepted the Nobel Peace Prize, uncomfortably acknowledging his role as a leader at war while insisting that conflict can be morally justified.Obama’s elevation to a pantheon of winners alongside the likes of Nelson Mandela, Mother Teresa and Martin Luther King before he has even spent a year in office […]