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Palestinians in Shooting Spree U.S.-Trained

Monday, April 25th, 2011 - by P. David Hornik

In the aftermath of yesterday's attack at Joseph's Tomb, Israeli MK Danny Danon calls on the U.S. to stop funding and training the PA security forces.

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A Field Guide to Scandinavian Literary Birdbrains

Monday, April 25th, 2011 - by Bruce Bawer

If you’re looking for a place with a high concentration of literary eminences who can be counted on to spout incredibly fatuous political clichés in a consistently self-regarding tone, pack your mukluks and set sail for the frozen North.

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PJM Exclusive: More Video from Syria’s ‘Great Friday Uprising’ (Content Warning)

Monday, April 25th, 2011 - by Farid Ghadry

(UPDATED Monday 1:24 p.m. EDT) Horror: Five-year-old girl Israh' Youssef shot in the eye. (Don't miss Farid Ghadry's previous video roundup, here.)

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Maxed Out America: Coming Sooner Than You Think

Monday, April 25th, 2011 - by Tom Blumer

The U.S. will hit the borrowing danger zone in far less time than we've been led to believe. This is why the "Maxed Out America" initiative of the PJ Institute demands the immediate attention of the political class and the American people.

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Abandon the Olive Tree Initiative Before It’s Too Late

Sunday, April 24th, 2011 - by Debra Glazer

The program sends students to Palestinian territories without much thought to safety or its own liability.

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John McCain Has a Lot To Answer For on Libya

Sunday, April 24th, 2011 - by John Rosenthal

McCain calls the Libyan rebels his “heroes.” A year and a half earlier, in Tripoli, he described Gaddafi as America’s friend.

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What’s the Intelligence Value of Jihadi Social Networks?

Sunday, April 24th, 2011 - by Robert E. Belgrad

The debate rages on.

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The Truth About Iran’s Support of Arab Terrorists

Saturday, April 23rd, 2011 - by Brian Fairchild

When it comes to Shia and Sunni, Islamism knows no sect.

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The Liberal Way of War

Saturday, April 23rd, 2011 - by Mike McNally

The intervention in Libya is the half-blood child of multilateralism, an intervention driven in part by genuine humanitarian concerns and in part by naked self-interest.

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At Some Colleges, Students Must Keep Their Pro-Life Opinions to Themselves

Saturday, April 23rd, 2011 - by Robert Shibley

Two egregious examples of anti-abortion literature being censored because school authorities disagree with the message.

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PJM Exclusive: Video from Syria’s ‘Great Friday Uprising’ (Content Warning, Continually Updated)

Friday, April 22nd, 2011 - by Farid Ghadry

"As an American with Syrian roots, I want the American people to witness the horror of the Assad regime." UPDATE: Additional videos added Sunday, 8:15 a.m. EDT, including Assad's men trying to hide bodies. We will continually update as videos arrive. Don't miss Roger L. Simon: "Syria: What PJM Is Doing".

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We Call It ‘Rationing,’ Obama Calls It ‘Medicare Independent Payment Advisory Board’

Friday, April 22nd, 2011 - by Paul Hsieh

We shouldn't let either Obama's IPAB or Congress control our health care.

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Jurassic President

Friday, April 22nd, 2011 - by Sarah Hoyt

Obama's preserved in the amber of an echo chamber where the romanticized version of the 1930s, seen through the new-age gauze of the 1970s, is paradise.

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New Poll Brings Bad News for the Muslim Brotherhood in Egypt

Friday, April 22nd, 2011 - by Ryan Mauro

Secularist parties have a clear majority of support, but the Brotherhood might still have significant sway over the government.

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Obama’s Pen: The Most Powerful Branch of Government?

Friday, April 22nd, 2011 - by Patrick Richardson

This week's leaked executive order draft is far from the first time this administration has looked to ignore congressional or legal defeat (i.e., the rule of law).

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When Must Huckabee Decide?

Friday, April 22nd, 2011 - by Adam Graham

Despite the rumblings of the pundits, time remains firmly on the side of the former Arkansas governor. (Also see "Huck Fine?" at the Tatler.)

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Debate of the Century: Obama vs. Trump

Friday, April 22nd, 2011 - by Myra Adams

An imagined contest between the president and The Donald.

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Why Is (Pacifist) Spain Selling Cluster Bombs to Libya?

Thursday, April 21st, 2011 - by Soeren Kern

While Spain’s Socialist government publicly preaches the virtues of post-modern pacifism, in private it is busy selling weapons to some of the most odious and repressive regimes in the world.

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Francisco Silva: A Real Clown for President

Thursday, April 21st, 2011 - by Dan Miller

If we’re gonna have a clown, we deserve a real one.

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Chavez-style Economics Fail Miserably in Bolivia

Thursday, April 21st, 2011 - by Jaime Daremblum

Jaime Daremblum, Costa Rica's ambassador to the United States from 1998 to 2004, writes that Bolivian president Evo Morales (pictured) slavishly follows Hugo’s playbook, with similarly disastrous results.

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The Lingo of the Left

Thursday, April 21st, 2011 - by David Solway

Living in an illusory world, the left can maintain its privileged fiction only by adulterating language.

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Obama’s Energy Lunacy

Thursday, April 21st, 2011 - by Mike McDaniel

Will consumers revolt against the Volt?

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Mounting Evidence of Rebel Atrocities in Libya

Wednesday, April 20th, 2011 - by John Rosenthal

Video clips depict summary executions, lynching of an alleged mercenary and a beheading. Black African prisoners are singled out for abuse.

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CAIR’s Strong-Arm Tactics in the Cradle of Liberty

Wednesday, April 20th, 2011 - by Hillel Zaremba

The latest victim of the Council on American-Islamic Relations is a Philadelphia-based libertarian writer who fears for his life.

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Iran: ‘U.S. Power Grid Prime Target for Cyber Attack’

Wednesday, April 20th, 2011 - by 'Reza Kahlili'

Reports indicate a recent meeting of Iran's cyber warfare leaders concluded that our grids should be their primary target. They have also been discussing retaliation for Stuxnet.

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