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The Art of the Entitlement Deal

Thursday, June 30th, 2011 - by Mary Claire Kendall

A Reaganesque solution to the looming budget showdown is available to the GOP, if they play their cards right.

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Rep. Cummings’ Gunwalker Report Neglects To Mention … Gunwalker

Thursday, June 30th, 2011 - by Bob Owens

Despicable: The report doesn't mention the estimated 150 dead in Mexico, plus two U.S. agents. Just gun control. And long-debunked statistics.

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The Coming of the Fourth Reich?

Thursday, June 30th, 2011 - by David Solway

You — or your kids — will be assimilated: the "liberal" university prepares the totalitarian future.

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House Dems Set to Demonize Gun Owners with Gunwalker Forum

Thursday, June 30th, 2011 - by Bob Owens

Can demagoguery stymie the growing Republican investigation?

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Hamas on Campus?

Thursday, June 30th, 2011 - by Jerry Gordon

A Jewish organization is winning college converts to the Palestinian cause.

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Mileage Math Mania

Thursday, June 30th, 2011 - by Clayton E. Cramer

Unplug the hype, and how much car is left?

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Sinking the Flotillas with the Weight of the Law

Wednesday, June 29th, 2011 - by Dave Swindle

How a brilliant legal strategy might prevent the Free Gaza Movement’s next propaganda strike against Israel.

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Libya: Paris Arming Rebels for Assault on Tripoli

Wednesday, June 29th, 2011 - by John Rosenthal

French authorities defying arms embargo in hope of breaking “military stalemate.”

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The New McCarthyism, Deep-Dish Chicago Style

Wednesday, June 29th, 2011 - by Jack Dunphy

“Let’s see if we can make the connection here: slavery, segregation, black codes, Jim Crow, what do they all have in common? Anybody getting scared?"

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On Fire but Blacked Out: The Thomas Ball Story

Wednesday, June 29th, 2011 - by Helen Smith

The war against men and boys continues.

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Why the ‘Unexpected’ Keeps Happening

Wednesday, June 29th, 2011 - by Paul Hsieh

Why do so many journalists describe Obama's foreseeable economic failures as “unexpected”?

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Gunwalker: What Will Happen When Ken Melson Testifies?

Tuesday, June 28th, 2011 - by Bob Owens

The ATF director is going to talk. Whom will he implicate?

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Blagojevich Acquitted on All but 19 Charges

Tuesday, June 28th, 2011 - by Jazz Shaw

Before we are too quick to celebrate the successful vindication of our judicial system, we should remember that Mr. Blagojevich was also taken down on nearly two dozen other scurrilous charges.

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Pravda on the Potomac: Washington Post Again Covers for Gov’t on Gunwalker

Tuesday, June 28th, 2011 - by Bob Owens

The increasingly shameless Post runs an editorial trying to shift the blame for Gunwalker to ... the National Rifle Association.

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Iran Threatens Turkey, Reveals Missile Silos

Tuesday, June 28th, 2011 - by 'Reza Kahlili'

Soon those silos will contain nuclear-tipped missiles.

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The Quotable Christopher Hitchens

Tuesday, June 28th, 2011 - by Kyle Smith

The world’s cleverest child, a genius, or both? A new book rounds up the best of Hitchens' quotes.

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The Peronist in the White House

Tuesday, June 28th, 2011 - by Abraham H. Miller

Controlling the economy, appeasing the masses.

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Silence of Hugo Chávez Fuels Speculation and Rumors

Monday, June 27th, 2011 - by Dan Miller

What would a future with a diminished or dead Chávez mean for the rest of Latin America and for the United States?

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Shock: Iran Defense Minister — One of Interpol’s Most Wanted — Meets with U.S.

Monday, June 27th, 2011 - by 'Reza Kahlili'

Rather than arrest him, we sat and listened to his input. He’s killed our soldiers.

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Ohio’s Lost Decade, and Its New Hope

Monday, June 27th, 2011 - by Tom Blumer

Can John Kasich and Tea Party activists save Ohio?

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Will U.S. Suspend Aid to Egypt’s Military?

Monday, June 27th, 2011 - by Richard Pollock

Whither the "Arab Spring": Congress may cut $1.3B in military aid after Egypt warms to Islamists.

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After 61 Years, Korean War Offers Modern Lessons

Saturday, June 25th, 2011 - by Dan Miller

As we remember our military personnel who gave their lives during the conflict, we might also think about the reasons it happened and about how to diminish the likelihood of another, in Korea and elsewhere.

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What the Murder of Iraqi Jews in 1941 Tells us About the Middle East Today

Saturday, June 25th, 2011 - by Alex Joffe

The pogrom known as the Farhud contained many elements that we can recognize in the Arab world in the 21st century.

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‘Gunwalker’ Scandal and the Case for Impeaching Holder

Saturday, June 25th, 2011 - by Howard Nemerov

While Holder didn’t pull any triggers, the Department of Justice was involved in Gunwalker from the beginning.

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Understanding Online Radicalization: The Videos

Saturday, June 25th, 2011 - by Ali Teymouri

Once primitive, jihadi video productions are now slick and potent. (Also read Parts One, Two, Three, and Four in this series.)

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