The Obama administration was right when it insisted that the capture and release of 10 American sailors by Iran showed the benefits of a cooperative relationship with Tehran.
The lazy conventional wisdom is that Ted Cruz is the new Barry Goldwater, doomed to suffer an electoral landslide defeat should he win the Republican nomination.
The Malheur National Wildlife Refuge hasn’t heretofore been known as a locus of government tyranny or much of anything else. Saying that the refuge, established in 1908 by Theodore Roosevelt, is in the middle of nowhere makes it sound too centrally located. It is in Southeastern Oregon, about 30 miles from the nearest town of […]
We should be glad that 2015 has passed into memory, because it was a year when we could barely hold it together.
Most broadly popular candidates are also the most talented and reliably conservative A funny thing is happening on the way to the GOP meltdown.
Obama has seen the enemy: our refusal to accept more Syrian refugees President Barack Obama has seen the enemy, and it is the refusal to accept more Syrian refugees.
Peace for Paris becomes sensation The instant online symbol of global support for Paris after last week’s attacks was a roughly rendered peace symbol with an Eiffel Tower in the middle of it. The French designer Jean Jullien sketched it as soon as he heard the news of the atrocity. He called it “Peace for […]
Our lot has improved in ways that are unimaginable We live in an age of miracles. Throughout all of human history, material progress essentially didn’t exist until around 1800. The economic trajectory was flat until the human lot began to improve in ways that would have been unimaginable in prior millennia.
The debate about Obamacare is over For the press, the debate about Obamacare is over. There may be a few proverbial Japanese soldiers wandering on isolated islands yammering on about the failure of Obamacare, but word will eventually filter down to them, too.
Hillary: It’s the Sexism, Stupid It was inevitable that Bernie Sanders would be accused of sexism sooner or later.