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Next Year’s Congress: Deem and Don’t Pass Go?

Saturday, August 21st, 2010 - by James Swanson

The very process the Democrats used to pass legislation could be denied Republicans to amend that same legislation next year, even if Republicans regain the House and Senate in November.

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Returning from Israel Believing That Peace Is Possible

Saturday, August 21st, 2010 - by Ryan Mauro

Two weeks in Israel gave me optimism about what is happening on the ground, away from the radical Palestinian leadership.

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When Unemployment Knocks on Your Door

Saturday, August 21st, 2010 - by Pam Meister

Whatever happens, I’ll plan to be in charge of my own destiny. I won’t be looking to a “lightbringer” or “messiah” or “The One” to solve my problems.

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Barry Goldwater and the Ground Zero Mosque

Saturday, August 21st, 2010 - by Abraham H. Miller

Goldwater's comments 20 years ago regarding the decline of the USSR are relevant to Obama's orchestration of America's slide.

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Why Is Accounting Firm KPMG Funding Putin’s Version of Hitler Youth?

Friday, August 20th, 2010 - by

The firm's Russia website proclaims financial support for Putin's virulently racist youth group.

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New Zealand: Where the Words ‘Profit’ and ‘Postal Service’ Belong in the Same Sentence

Friday, August 20th, 2010 - by Tom Morgan

If they can do it, why can't we?

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Moderate Republicans Key to Stopping Lame-Duck Threat

Friday, August 20th, 2010 - by Phil Kerpen

Congressional Dems can't pass leftist legislation between the election and the swearing-in without a few Republican votes.

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Now That We Have Air Conditioning, It’s Time to Relocate the Capitol

Friday, August 20th, 2010 - by Dan Miller

AC made D.C. much too comfortable. I'd prefer someplace the congressmen can't stand to be.

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The Muslim Student Association’s Terror Problem

Friday, August 20th, 2010 - by Patrick Poole

Why do top MSA leaders keep joining terror groups and involving themselves in terror plots?

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Web 2.0 vs. Israel

Thursday, August 19th, 2010 - by Neophyte

The "Internet Kills Israeli PR" video: funny, timely, with a beat you can dance to. Can Israel's spokespeople compete in a YouTube age? (Also read Michael Totten: "Israel Through Israeli Eyes.")

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So How Has the West’s Policy Towards Hamas Worked Out?

Thursday, August 19th, 2010 - by Barry Rubin

Western governments have secured the survival and stability of a revolutionary terrorist Islamist regime that is dedicated to destroying their interests.

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The ‘Super User’ Problem and Other Top Secret America Enigmas

Thursday, August 19th, 2010 - by Annie Jacobsen

Generating so much information that no one person can digest it all, the post-9/11 intelligence business is an endless maze of bloated bureaucracy — one that does not necessarily keep America safer or more secure.

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The Battle for America 2010: Might Barney Frank Lose?

Thursday, August 19th, 2010 - by Robert Snider

Scott Brown has changed the equation regarding conservatives in Massachusetts, and Sean Bielat may present a Frank challenge.

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Top Muslims Condemn Ground Zero Mosque as a ‘Zionist Conspiracy’

Thursday, August 19th, 2010 - by Raymond Ibrahim

Why many non-Western Muslims reject the 9/11 mosque, while Western Muslims insist on it.

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The Gulf Oil Spill Meets the Newspeak Dictionary

Wednesday, August 18th, 2010 - by Theodore Dalrymple

No crisis should ever be allowed to slip by without calls for greater public expenditure of doubtful worth, and the Gulf oil spill crisis is no exception to this golden rule of bureaucratic opportunism.

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The Professional Left vs. the Amateur Right

Wednesday, August 18th, 2010 - by Oleg Atbashian

A class of radicals who live off charitable donations and devote their lives to spreading ideology has expanded its reach all the way to the White House.

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The Ruling Class Takes Care of Its Own

Wednesday, August 18th, 2010 - by Tom Blumer

The excess pay and benefits are outrageous — and unaffordable.

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The U.S. Should Be More Like … Great Britain?

Wednesday, August 18th, 2010 - by Sarah Durand

As the United States begins the process of nationalizing its health care, Great Britain has begun to decentralize and privatize much of its system.

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A Patriotic Muslim’s Warning on Ground Zero Mosque

Wednesday, August 18th, 2010 - by Aaron Elias

The project threatens to send a message of weakness to Islamists the world over, warns Dr. Zuhdi Jasser in an exclusive interview with PJM.

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Support for Arizona Immigration Law Cleaves Along Racial Lines

Wednesday, August 18th, 2010 - by Ruben Navarrette Jr.

There's no escaping the conclusion that whites and Hispanics see SB 1070 — and the immigration problem — very differently.

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Ground Zero Mosque Reality Check

Tuesday, August 17th, 2010 - by Bill Whittle

Are modern policies of appeasement encouraging Islamic extremists? Will we pay the price for Obama's cowardice? Find out as Bill Whittle gets fired up on this edition of Afterburner. (Special to PJM readers: Submit your questions to Bill here for a follow-up interview on PJTV!)

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Targeting North Korea: Let’s Think Like a Kim

Tuesday, August 17th, 2010 - by Gordon G. Chang

If we do not change our approach toward his aggressive regime, we know one thing: the killing of Americans and South Koreans will continue.

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Russia’s Fueling of Iranian Reactor Is Serious but no Cause for Panic

Tuesday, August 17th, 2010 - by Stephanie L. Freid

The real red line is not fueling the reactor but Russia’s delivery of anti-aircraft missiles to Iran.

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Transparency for Me, but not for Thee

Tuesday, August 17th, 2010 - by Paul Hsieh

Americans must demand government transparency as a corollary to the broader principle that a properly limited government should be our servant, not our master—as the Founders intended.

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The Battle for America 2010: In Connecticut Senate Race, It’s Likability vs. Electability

Tuesday, August 17th, 2010 - by Jane Genova

The race to replace retiring Senator Chris Dodd in the Nutmeg State features a likable "champion of the people" vs. a female executive with very deep pockets.

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