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Will Obama’s Defense Cuts Lead to a Military Draft?

Thursday, February 28th, 2013 - by Bridget Johnson

Forces will be stripped, recruitment will be difficult, and gutting defense "will threaten the foundations of the all-volunteer force" as crises abound.

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Where No Man (or Woman) Has Gone Before

Thursday, February 28th, 2013 - by Rand Simberg

Dennis Tito's plan to go to Mars by 2018 has skeptics scoffing and space buffs cheering.

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WH Attacks Bob Woodward with … Ageism. Are These Dems Too Old for Obama, Too?

Thursday, February 28th, 2013 - by David Steinberg

Also: we await comment from AARP ...

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Advice for John Kerry

Thursday, February 28th, 2013 - by Jaime Daremblum

How the new secretary of state should approach Latin America. (You can read this article in Spanish here.)

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Police Chief Shouts at Graham: Gun Background Checks Just ‘a Paper Thing’

Wednesday, February 27th, 2013 - by Bridget Johnson

Feinstein angles for traction on assault weapons ban in heated Judiciary hearing; Reid says he'll bring one bill to the floor.

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The Press Officially Abdicates Its Role

Wednesday, February 27th, 2013 - by Tom Blumer

And turn into de facto administration advisers.

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Consejos para John Kerry

Wednesday, February 27th, 2013 - by Jaime Daremblum

Cómo debería abordar las relaciones con América Latina el nuevo secretario de estado norteamericano

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Is Ohio Governor John Kasich the Chris Christie of the Midwest?

Wednesday, February 27th, 2013 - by Paula Bolyard

What to make of a Tea Party-backed candidate caught canoodling with President Obama?

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Hagel Takes Over a Pentagon on the Edge

Tuesday, February 26th, 2013 - by Bridget Johnson

Even with the Army poised to lose 40 percent of operating funds, Obama is wed to Head Start and flu vaccine memes.

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PJ Media’s Hans von Spakovsky Targeted by Fairfax County Democratic Committee

Tuesday, February 26th, 2013 - by Maya M. Noronha

Cesar del Aguila wants Hans off the Fairfax Electoral Board for “bias”. Join us, Mr. del Aguila, in a review of Hans’ voting record.

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Chuck Hagel vs. ‘Advise and Consent’: Know Your Constitutional Duty, Senators

Tuesday, February 26th, 2013 - by Rand Simberg

The clause has nothing to do with party. It is a necessary check on Executive Branch power.

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Lawmakers Determined to Override Obama’s ‘Workplace Violence’ Classification of Fort Hood

Monday, February 25th, 2013 - by Bridget Johnson

Despite the veto threat and snail's-pace prosecution of Hasan -- and the fact that the media "let this thing go."

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Alternative Tips for Avoiding a U.S. Drone Strike

Monday, February 25th, 2013 - by Oleg Atbashian

Hiding from the U.S. government and media need not involve smearing one's self with mud.

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Happy Birthday, George Schuyler: A Great Foe of Statism

Monday, February 25th, 2013 - by Mary Grabar

A name generally ignored during Black History Month.

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Obama’s Minimum Wage Call Sparks Familiar Debate in Challenging Economic Time

Monday, February 25th, 2013 - by Rodrigo Sermeño

Rubio: “I want people to make a lot more than $9 an hour. I want people to make as much as they can."

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A Manned Mission to Mars This Decade?

Sunday, February 24th, 2013 - by Rand Simberg

A private venture to the Red Planet may be possible.

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Calvin Coolidge, Dr. Benjamin Carson, and Us

Saturday, February 23rd, 2013 - by Rick Richman

Coolidge's ideals still resonate, as reflected by Carson's much-loved recent speech. (Related: For Ed Driscoll's recent interview with Amity Shlaes, the author of Coolidge, click here.)

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How Well Does ‘Rate My Professors’ Rate?

Saturday, February 23rd, 2013 - by Janice Fiamengo

The Website is a barometer of the perfect storm battering the modern university.

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U.S.-EU Free Trade Agreement: Global Game-Changer?

Saturday, February 23rd, 2013 - by Daniel S. Hamilton and Joseph P. Quinlan

Obama raised the possibility during his State of the Union. He's right, it's a great idea.

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PJTV: Poliwood’s Insider Tip Sheet to the Oscar Winners (Video)

Friday, February 22nd, 2013 - by Roger L Simon
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This Sunday is Hollywood’s biggest night, so who will walk off with a heavy golden statue, and who will have to pretend the nomination itself was an honor? Lionel Chetwynd and I take a look at the major categories and test our powers of divination. Plus, we reveal what Academy voters were able to do for the first time ever in Oscar history.

Click here for an embeddable YouTube version; PJTV subscribers click here to watch.

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Special Ops Poised to Take $1 Billion Hit from Sequestration, CR

Friday, February 22nd, 2013 - by Bridget Johnson

Will Washington step up in the 11th hour for our most elite warriors, or will cuts hazardously weaken SOCOM's readiness?

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Let’s Go Sequestering!

Friday, February 22nd, 2013 - by Rick Moran

Is there a silver lining in allowing the sequester to go forward?

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Putin Propaganda: Texas Mother Accused of Murdering Adopted Russian Son

Friday, February 22nd, 2013 - by

Firing up the proletariat with anti-Americanism: hey, it worked last time.

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Al-Dura Exclusive: Esther Schapira’s Open Letter to Charles Enderlin

Friday, February 22nd, 2013 - by Esther Schapira

A French-language version of this letter has been read widely in Europe. Schapira has presented PJ Media with a translation.

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Let Sequestration Happen

Friday, February 22nd, 2013 - by Tom Blumer

A first step in sobering up Washington.

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