Canada Goes More Conservative

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Canadians hand Prime Minister Stephen Harper a decisive majority in Parliament.

United Nations MIA on Syria

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With the right friends, you get not only a pass on your human rights violations, but a UN seat of honor.

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The Greek Crisis and the Reactionary Left

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The wages of socialism.

Evan Bayh’s Exit and the Failure of Liberal Governance – WSJ.com

The political retirement of Evan Bayh, at age 54, is being portrayed by various sages as a result of too much partisanship, or the Senate's dysfunction, or even the systemic breakdown of American governance. Most of this is rationalization. The real story, of which Mr. Bayh's frustration is merely the latest sign, is the failure […]

Class Warfare in the Classroom

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Radical professors are teaching students to wage the “class struggle.”

Walter Russell Mead: The Death of Global Warming – The American Interest

The global warming movement as we have known it is dead. Its health had been in steady decline during the last year as the once robust hopes for a strong and legally binding treaty to be agreed upon at the Copenhagen Summit faded away. By the time that summit opened, campaigners were reduced to hoping […]

The Grasping Hand

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The modern democratic state pillages its productive citizens.

Big government: Stop! – The Economist

IN THE aftermath of the Senate election in Massachusetts, the focus of attention is inevitably on what it means for Barack Obama. The impact on the Democratic president of the loss of the late Ted Kennedy’s seat to the Republicans will, no doubt, be significant (see article). Yet the result could be remembered as a […]

Massachusetts Voters Oppose ObamaCare – WSJ.com

Liberals are now trying to sell the fantasy, and maybe even convince themselves, that ObamaCare isn’t among the reasons Senator-elect Scott Brown is headed to Washington. One of the only Massachusetts exit polls doesn’t corroborate the story: Rasmussen reports that 51% of voters on Tuesday were opposed and 47% in favor—41% “strongly opposed” and just […]