Tea Parties in American History – RealClearPolitics

Jacob Laksin is a senior writer for Front Page Magazine. He is co-author, with David Horowitz, of The New Leviathan (Crown Forum, 2012), and One-Party Classroom (Crown Forum, 2009). Email him at jlaksin@gmail.com and follow him on Twitter at @jlaksin.


Are this year's “tea parties” really tea parties? What could today's protesters have in common with the “Indians” who dumped 90,000 pounds of tea in Boston harbor in 1773? Quite a bit, actually. What do today's tea partiers want? According to the Christian Science Monitor, the movement “is about safeguarding individual liberty, cutting taxes, and […]

A Profile in Arrogance


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Jack Murtha’s sleazy political legacy.

Paying Tribute to Terror

Rich Trzupek is a veteran environmental consultant and senior advisor to the Heartland Institute. He is the author of the new book Regulators Gone Wild: How the EPA is Ruining American Industry (Encounter Books).


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Why the United States cannot buy off the Islamic fanatics of the Taliban.

Andrew C. McCarthy: Holder on Holder – National Review Online

Jacob Laksin is a senior writer for Front Page Magazine. He is co-author, with David Horowitz, of The New Leviathan (Crown Forum, 2012), and One-Party Classroom (Crown Forum, 2009). Email him at jlaksin@gmail.com and follow him on Twitter at @jlaksin.


Attorney General Eric Holder has responded to criticism of the Obama administration’s handling of the Christmas bomber, Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab, with an “all’s well that ends well” letter to Senate minority leader Mitch McConnell. Holder’s missive vigorously defends what he says was his decision to treat Abdulmutallab as a criminal defendant, to impose peacetime law-enforcement […]

Nancy Pelosi, Profligate Spender of Your Money


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According to documents obtained under the Freedom of Information Act, during 2008-2009 House Speaker Nancy Pelosi incurred expenses of some $2.1 million for her use of Air Force jets for travel — including $101,429 for in-flight expenses such as food and alcohol. She regularly used Air Force aircraft to travel to her district at an average cost of […]

The Roots of Muslim Radicalism


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How does Islamic integration, or lack thereof, influence terrorism?

The Case Against the Goldstone Report


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It’s much more scurrilous than most of its detractors (and supporters) believe.

Malaysia and the Myth of Islamic Tolerance

Rich Trzupek is a veteran environmental consultant and senior advisor to the Heartland Institute. He is the author of the new book Regulators Gone Wild: How the EPA is Ruining American Industry (Encounter Books).


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A spate of attacks on Christian churches reveal the dark side of this “moderate” Muslim nation.

Geert Wilders: Freedom on Trial


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The Dutch politician goes on trial for insulting Islam.

Former Archbishop of Canterbury Cautions against Islamic Immigration

Mark Tooley is President of the Institute on Religion and Democracy (www.theird.org) and author of Methodism and Politics in the Twentieth Century. Follow him on Twitter: @markdtooley.


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Lord Carey challenges creeping Sharia in Great Britain.