Spinning a U.N. Failure – by Joseph Klein

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UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon claims that the Copenhagen climate conference was a success.

Fiddling While Treasury Burns – by Vasko Kohlmayer

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The Democrats’ latest spending outrage.

Shakedown in Copenhagen – by Joseph Klein

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The UN-sponsored climate change conference is rife with fraud and hysteria.

Climategate distracts at Copenhagen – - POLITICO.com

COPENHAGEN — “Climategate” has muddied the good green message that was supposed to come out of the United Nations climate change talks here, forcing leaders to spend time justifying the science behind global warming when they want to focus on ending it. Former Republican vice presidential candidate Sarah Palin stirred the pot Wednesday with a […]

Andrew C. McCarthy: Alinsky Does Afghanistan, National Review Online

If there is one word that captures President Obama’s much-anticipated Afghanistan speech, it is “cynical.” Yes, the speech was also internally contradictory, counter-historical, and premised on fatally flawed assumptions about Islam and the Afghan people. Cynicism, however, is the defining feature of Obama speeches. This one was no different: from its use of the United […]

Forgetting the Two-State Solution – by Joseph Klein

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Does the UN support the existence of a Jewish state?

Transcript of Obama speech on Afghanistan – CNN.com

West Point, New York CNN — President Obama spoke Tuesday night at the United States Military Academy in West Point, New York, about the future of the U.S. military engagement in Afghanistan. The following is a transcript of his remarks:Good evening. To the United States Corps of Cadets, to the men and women of our […]