The Rise of the Ignoramus Jihadist

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Islamic terrorists are not ignorant and poor, but neither are they truly educated.

Montcoal and the Permanence of Risk

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What the West Virginia mining tragedy teaches about the perils of industry and government overreach.

Is Kim Jong-Il Fearful of an Uprising?

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Mysterious sinking of South Korean vessel could be response to increasing unrest among North Korean citizens.

GOP mines coal-country anxieties – POLITICO.com

Republicans believe there are three words so powerful that they might reshape the political order in an economically beleaguered corner of the country: War on coal. With Democrats holding total control of the federal government and a cap-and-trade bill still looming, the GOP is fanning widespread coal country fears that the national Democratic Party is […]

Rush Limbaugh Responds to Abe Foxman

Earlier this week, I posed a political question in the process and in the context of trying to help a friend and my audience understand the concept that people ask me about a lot: “Why are so many Jewish people liberal?” And a friend of mine — a good friend of mine, Norman Podhoretz — […]