Censorship at UC Irvine

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The rights of the speaker vs. the “rights” of disruptors.

Andrew C. McCarthy: Kill or Capture? – National Review Online

A few years ago, I got into an argument with an expert on military operations. I had written a white paper proposing the creation of a national-security court for terrorism cases. In the paper I criticized the trend to “judicialize” warfare, arguing that, in our system, judgments about the detention and treatment of alien enemy […]

Breaking the Taliban

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The capture of a top Taliban commander may mark a crucial turning point in the Afghan war.

Ralph Peters: Miranda wrongs – NYPOST.com

In a breathtakingly cynical example of playing politics, the White House just accused Republicans of playing politics over its Miranda-rights Christmas gift to the crotch bomber.With fumbling terrorism czar John Brennan walking point, administration spokesmen attacked those who believe that treating would-be suicide-bomber Umar Abdulmutallab the way we handle shoplifters harms our national security.The White […]

The Railroading of Geert Wilders

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The Netherlands leaves justice behind.

A New Era of Responsibility?

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President’s proposed 2011 budget is a fiscal sham.

Andrew C. McCarthy: Rigging the Numbers on Terror – National Review Online

It is welcome news that the Obama administration has reversed its irrational decision to try Khalid Sheikh Mohammed and four other 9/11 plotters in Manhattan’s federal court. So far, however, the administration has merely — and grudgingly — begun to climb out of this hole of its own making.The president seems more poised to move […]

Daniel Henninger: An Obama-GOP Entente on Terror – WSJ.com

After Barack Obama won the election, several Bush appointees running the war on terror came by our offices to sum up. On each visit, one point recurred: Coming into this world from the outside, they soon realized the scale of responsibility was larger than anything they had imagined. If the Hasan massacre at Fort Hood […]

Drugging the West

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Chavez becomes a major player in narcotics trafficking.

Reid, Race and Private Speech – by Dennis Prager

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The danger of attributing significance to what Reid said in private.