Is the U.S. Too Big to Fail?


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The warning signs are all around us.

License to Massacre


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Star British politician Nicholas Clegg blesses Saddam Hussein’s reign of terror.

When Love Conquers Politics


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David Horowitz produces a profoundly moving and beautifully written memoir about his late daughter.

The Right Needs to Stop Acting Like the Left if it Wants the High Ground


Have you ever felt like people meant well, but they just aren’t helping your cause?
I have no desire to attack the Right. If anything, I will do everything in my power to encourage anyone and everyone who is willing to work to replace this sliver of the far-Left that is currently running our country. However, [...]

Endless War


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Ralph Peters reflects on how we can effectively combat an enemy that we’re afraid to name.

Obama’s Expertise Shines in Nuclear Summit


I read with great interest the roiling debate over remarks Sarah Palin made last week on Sean Hannity’s program concerning President Obama’s remarkable view of the world as reflected in the 2010 Nuclear Posture Review (a posture best described as “a bow from the waist while grabbing one’s ankles,” but I digress).

The particular [...]

Morality and Taxes


At the CATO Institute’s website, Richard W. Rahn makes the excellent point that, while it is absolutely necessary to pay taxes in a civilized society, tax laws not only have to be functional but also moral. And, I’m sad to say, some of today’s laws are anything but:
The county tax collector who is responsible for [...]

Rape of Lady Liberty Cartoon – Choose Your Weapons Carefully


Amid all the high-fives and atta boy’s that have attended Jenn Q. Public’s recent post Rape of Lady Liberty I feel compelled to raise my hand, kind of like that annoying kid at the back of the class, and ask exactly what good we did ourselves here.
To be sure there are several things to agree [...]

Hard Indoctrination, Soft Indoctrination, and the Books that Change Us


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Indoctrination is not just about a radical professor abusing the classroom.

Hawking Adultery


Adultery should be for fun AND profit, according to Jenn. Q. Public.
For a few, mostly unmarried, bloggers on this site, every proposal that marriage is and should be a legal contract with consequences, is a slippery slope toward theocracy and a direct attack on homosexuals.
This curiously aggressively defensive attitude generally takes an argument that either [...]