Political Opinions

Fair to Muslims?

Wednesday, Mar, 09 at 12:27 pm,

AKBAR AHMED – Representative Peter King’s hearings are an opportunity to educate Americans about the Islamic community’s diversity and faith.

The truth isn’t always PC

Wednesday, Mar, 09 at 10:34 am,

Ruth Marcus – One of the odder exchanges I’ve ever seen during a congressional hearing involved Attorney General Eric Holder, Texas Republican Rep. Lamar Smith and the phrase “radical Islam.”

Qaddafi, Chávez & Co.

Tuesday, Mar, 08 at 12:26 pm,

Otto J. Reich – Obama has finally invited Qaddafi to step down. He should do the same for Chávez and Castro.

Obama Ratifies Bush

Tuesday, Mar, 08 at 10:26 am,

The Administration embraces military tribunals at Gitmo..

In an Age of Collective Bargaining, Can State Governments Govern?

Tuesday, Mar, 01 at 11:47 am,

Paul E. Peterson – As the extra-legal actions taken by the Democratic senators in Wisconsin persist into their second week, and as Indiana Democrats are following suit, the risk to orderly government in these states continues to intensify.

Why Koch Industries Is Speaking Out

Tuesday, Mar, 01 at 10:56 am,

Charles G. Koch – Crony capitalism and bloated government prevent entrepreneurs from producing the products and services that make people's lives better. .


Saturday, Feb, 26 at 12:18 pm,

John C. Drew, PhD – My first meeting with young Barack Obama raised strong feelings and left me with a positive first impression. At the time, I felt I'd persuaded a young man anticipating a Marxist-Leninist revolution to appreciate the more practical alternative of conventional politics as a channel for his socialist views.

Last Ones Out …Obama's Rickety Ferry

Saturday, Feb, 26 at 11:10 am,

Another grotesque Obama moment. Everyday the news is worse (for proud Americans.) Obama is this recurring nightmare Americans cannot wake from. Despite Obama's strange friendship with Qaddafi, Americans were the last to escpae the nightmare in Libya in a rickety "ferry." Worse, it sat for three days waiting to depart while other nations whisked their people out.

“Our Constitution Is in Danger”

Friday, Feb, 25 at 12:49 pm,

Our country could see the Constitution of the United States change before our eyes. How? SJR 1 (the Constitutional Convention Resolution) passed the Texas Senate yesterday (2.23.11) on a vote of 24 to 7.

Our Bargain With the New Gadhafi

Friday, Feb, 25 at 10:14 am,

Elliott Abrams – The man Ronald Reagan called "the mad dog of the Middle East" is living up to that title these days, launching bloody assaults on his own population and reminding us of why we hated him for so long.

Wisconsin Showdown go bankruptcy

Thursday, Feb, 24 at 10:57 am,

Peter Ferrara | Newt Gingrich and Jeb Bush are right about state bankruptcy as one way to deal with rapacious government unions.

North Africa and the Middle East In Chaos: A Failure of Socialism

Wednesday, Feb, 23 at 12:08 pm,

Peter C. Maffitt – Great events are occurring in the Muslim North African and Middle East World. There are many factors to understand what is happening and what will happen in these nations. Over the centuries regimes have risen and fallen. Change is the essence of politics.

Against Voter Fraud Protests, Worcester Mayor Plays the Race Card

Wednesday, Feb, 23 at 11:31 am,

Martin Solomon – Community organizing strikes again. Scandalous. Word is in that, at a meeting of the Election Commission Thursday night concerning the massive voting irregularities witnessed by volunteer poll observers this past November (see my “Massive Voting Fraud Reported in Massachusetts“), Worcester Mayor Joseph O’Brien (D) said of those citizens who had volunteered their time and reported in all good conscience on what they saw

Liberalism Is Dead

Monday, Feb, 21 at 11:18 am,

IN THE TUMULTUOUS HISTORY of postwar American Liberalism, there has been a slow but steady decline of which the Liberals have been steadfastly oblivious. This pose has called for admirable discipline, for the evidence was all around them.

Hatred: The Hallmark of the Progressive-Left

Friday, Feb, 18 at 1:14 pm,

Frank Salvato – Just over a month ago, President Obama took to a stage in Arizona to decry what he perceived as the caustic nature of political discourse in our country. On this issue, and very few others, we agree.

Dick Durbin Is Stealing Your Free Checking!

Thursday, Feb, 17 at 11:23 am,

John Berlau – Michigan Democrats and Republicans alike hand the Senate Majority Whip a stinging defeat. In the battle against Obamacare, the first chinks in the law's armor were resolutions against the law by state legislatures. These resolutions led to court cases that have been victorious in two instances, and a new majority in the U.S. House Representatives that voted to repeal the law.

Good Morning, Suckers by Peter Ferrara

Wednesday, Feb, 16 at 11:28 am,

Peter Ferrara – A guide to the most reckless budget in U.S. history. President Obama's budget released on Monday proposes to spend $3.73 trillion for 2012. He can't say Bush made him do that. That proposed spending is an undeniable fact that reveals who he is, which he successfully hid from 53% of voters in 2008.

Insidious Israel vs. Emerging Egypt

Tuesday, Feb, 15 at 10:49 am,

HOUSTON, 2/15/2011 — Friday the country of kings became the doorway to democracy for Muslim nations across North Africa and throughout the Middle East, bringing about the possibility of popular control over three quarters of the world's oil.

People’s revolutions don’t guarantee democracy

Monday, Feb, 14 at 11:12 am,

UNITED NATIONS: Hundreds of thousands of protesters have thronged public squares; slogans have been chanted, banners waved and security forces cowed into inaction; the reviled despot has stepped down or fled abroad.

Democracy Denied

Sunday, Feb, 13 at 9:34 pm,

Bob Dean – It’s ironic that while we are watching Egyptians half way around the globe fight for democracy, we are being denied democracy right here in

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