The Betrayal of Cuba

President Obama's announcement yesterday that he is taking steps to end our "outdated approach" with Cuba and re-establish diplomatic relations has kicked up a firestorm of controversy. But ...

Federalized Police and a Police Czar?

“We need federal intervention without delay,” declared the “Reverend” Al Sharpton, capitalizing on the deaths of Trayvon Martin, Michael Brown, Eric Garner, and other black men to centralize...

Obama Hides Executive Abuses by Calling Decrees “Memoranda”

Despite promising repeatedly on the campaign trail to rein in George W. Bush’s executive-branch usurpations of power, Obama has been spewing a particular type of unconstitutional decree at a...

Cyber-attack at Sony Pictures Takes Strange Twist

When Sony Pictures Entertainment was hacked late last month, they — and many in the news media — were quick to blame North Korea. The New American reported that a mysterious hacktivist group...

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Federalized Police and a Police Czar?

Federalized Police and a Police Czar?

“We need federal intervention without delay,” declared...

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UN Ridiculed Over Non-Binding “Climate” Deal in Peru

UN Ridiculed Over Non-Binding “Climate” Deal in Peru

Under the guise of stopping alleged man-made “global-wa...

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Gas Prices: How Much Lower and Longer?

Gas Prices: How Much Lower and Longer?

Lower gas prices are providing a welcome if temporary r...

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Cyber-attack at Sony Pictures Takes Strange Twist

Cyber-attack at Sony Pictures Takes Strange Twist

When Sony Pictures Entertainment was hacked late last m...

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The Betrayal of Cuba

The Betrayal of Cuba

President Obama's announcement yesterday that he is tak...

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John McCain May Acquire More Neoconservative Allies in 2015

Washington watchers have suggested that the neocons are...

America's Culture of Death

Michael Brown died on August 9. But aborting babies, a...

A Review of J.R.R. Tolkien's “Beowulf”

The latest volume from the previously-unpublished writi...

Who Are the World's Smartest Kids? Not Americans

According to the PISA (Program for international Studen...