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Are Chinese Mothers Superior?

Wednesday, January 19th, 2011 - by Barbara Curtis

Maybe American parents could use some tiger in their tanks.

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‘Common Sense Gun Laws’ Make a Comeback After Tucson Shooting

Wednesday, January 19th, 2011 - by AWR Hawkins

Once again, we hear the old refrain that making it harder for law abiding citizens to purchase guns will make us safer.

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In Norway, an Awakening to the Islamist Danger

Wednesday, January 19th, 2011 - by Hege Storhaug

Islamists have made no secret of their desire to impose sharia law on the country.

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Civility Lite: Civil — Yet Robust — Discourse

Tuesday, January 18th, 2011 - by John C. Wohlstetter

When someone goes way over the line, reaction will force retraction. But most of the time debate should be "uninhibited, robust and wide open."

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Hu Jintao ‘Showing His Tail’: Visit Will Encourage Further Belligerence

Tuesday, January 18th, 2011 - by Gordon G. Chang

The White House needs to send out a disinvite. They are feeding Hu's arrogance and making him more difficult to deal with in the future.

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Patience Not a Virtue as Our Problems with China Grow

Tuesday, January 18th, 2011 - by William Hawkins

Our relationship is based on the notion that China is always right, the U.S. is always wrong, and important problems should be ignored.

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Though Europe Rots, We Must Defend the West

Tuesday, January 18th, 2011 - by Alyssa A. Lappen

With free speech under attack, our civilization's survival is at stake.

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Thou Shalt Not! The WaPo’s ‘On Faith’ Blog Spikes a Regular Contributor When He Writes on Islam

Monday, January 17th, 2011 - by Willis E. Elliott

The following article on Muslim-Christian relations was solicited and then rejected by the Washington Post's "On Faith" blog. In our continuing interest in freedom of speech, PJ Media presents it here. (Also read Roger L. Simon at The Tatler: "The True Islamophobia at the WaPo")

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Is Peace Possible in the Middle East?

Monday, January 17th, 2011 - by David Solway

Forget it. It's not going to happen.

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Gov. Rick Perry Blogs His Meeting with House GOP Legislators

Monday, January 17th, 2011 - by The Tatler

Gov. Perry touches base with GOP leaders and sends Washington a message about state sovereignty.

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Russian Journalist: ‘Violence Is the Price of Freedom.’ Statistics: ‘Uh, No.’

Monday, January 17th, 2011 - by

A state-sponsored Russian journalist asks a propaganda-tinged question of Press Secretary Robert Gibbs. Gibbs fumbles the answer.

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Celebrity Worship for Wisdom, Fun, and Edification

Monday, January 17th, 2011 - by Dan Miller

Celebrities and the MSM are awesome! And occasionally fatal.

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With Loughner, Time to Talk Parental Responsibility

Monday, January 17th, 2011 - by Kyle-Anne Shiver

We need to confront the elephant in the room.

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High Drama, Low Comedy in Illinois Tax Follies

Sunday, January 16th, 2011 - by Rick Moran

A 67% increase in personal income taxes and a whopping increase in business tax rates were rammed through by a lame duck legislature in typical entertaining fashion.

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Al-Qaeda, Wikileaks, and the War on Terror

Sunday, January 16th, 2011 - by Brian Fairchild

Why the Wikileaks document dump must now be considered a key American counterterrorism resource.

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Redistricting Watch: Democrats Lose, Latinos Win

Sunday, January 16th, 2011 - by Ruben Navarrette Jr.

Will Republicans seize the opportunity?

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The Photograph—Updated, with an Additional Photo

Sunday, January 16th, 2011 - by Michael S. Malone

This past Christmas, thanks to a photograph I received from out of the blue, I was able to turn to my wife and sons and say, “There’s my childhood.” And to tell myself: even though it was nearly a half-century ago, it was real. Update 1/20/11: Per the request of the readers, another photo referenced in the article has been added at end of the piece.

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Sheriff Dupnik: An MSNBC Star Is Born

Saturday, January 15th, 2011 - by Jack Dunphy

The sheriff of Pima County is troubled by vitriol only when it comes from the mouths of conservatives.

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Watching Obama’s Tucson Speech from Behind Enemy Lines

Saturday, January 15th, 2011 - by Webutante

I watched the U of A memorial service at a retreat center in Tucson, knowing I would most likely be the only one who hadn't voted for Obama, even if no one else knew that about me. (For a different take on the Tucson memorial service, read Ed Driscoll's "Wellstone Memorial Redux.")

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‘Civil’ Discourse: A One-Way Street?

Saturday, January 15th, 2011 - by Pam Meister

According to the political class, the right response for conservatives is none at all.

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How Much of Your Money Wasted on ‘Climate Change’? Try $10.6 Million a Day

Saturday, January 15th, 2011 - by Art Horn

While reading the budget requests for FY 2011, remember to be "civil."

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Assange Rape Allegations and the Left’s Abandonment of Women’s Rights

Saturday, January 15th, 2011 - by Mike McNally

Moderate feminists should open their eyes as to just how far women’s rights have slipped down the left’s traditional pecking order of causes.

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In Tunisia, a People March Towards Freedom

Saturday, January 15th, 2011 - by Josh Shahryar

For the first time, protesters topple an Arab dictator.

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Once Again, Progressives Prove Willing to Politicize Everything

Friday, January 14th, 2011 - by S. T. Karnick

Of course they politicized Tucson. That's what progressivism is.

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The Green Hornet: Nice Buzz, No Sting

Friday, January 14th, 2011 - by John Boot

Unlike the old ABC TV series, this isn't so much a superhero movie as a goofy Austin Powers-ish postmodern critique of same.

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