The fringe of hate unites with Occupy Wall Street.
Jonah Goldberg has a valuable new LA Times column with more thoughts on David Horowitz’s recent encounter with pro-jihad sentiment at UC San Diego. We all reacted with disgust (though not surprise) at Jumanah Imad Albahri’s words, but how did her school’s administration take it? Goldberg decided to find out:
I asked UCSD, via e-mail, whether [...]
If you are Rep. Luis Gutierrez (D-Ill.) this has to have been a great couple of weeks. The whole Arizona kerfuffle is a gift from Quetzalcoatl to any demagogue who appreciates the value of a highly emotional issue, especially when it comes to burying facts and logic in large amounts of noise. The good congressman—who [...]
I like Jake Tapper. I think Tapper is one of the few MSM big time TV people who don’t engage in what Bernie Goldberg dubbed the “Slobbering Love Affair” with Barack Obama. There is no doubt that Jake Tapper is a huge improvement over Clinton Administration hack George Stephanopoulos on ABC’s This Week.
I don’t know [...]
Should reporters who believe that most of America is stupid and insane be in the journalism business? Let’s consider the question.
Take left-wing journalist Marc Ambinder of the Atlantic. He’s not bad at his job. His insights are often worthwhile and occasionally wise. Yet Ambinder sometimes writes things so foolish that one might expect to read them at [...]
NewsReal Blog Book Club: Chris Rowan’s Favorites Include “Liberty and Tyranny” and “Liberal Fascism”
NewsReal Blog’s Chris Rowan, one of the featured bloggers in our NewsReal Twog sub-blog had these recommendations for today’s installment of the Book Club. Remember, every time you purchase anything through our links you’re supporting NRB and the Freedom Center. Thank you.
Liberty and Tyranny by Mark Levin – Very engaging overview of conservatism. Easy [...]