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Ron Radosh

Ronald Radosh is an Adjunct Senior Fellow at The Hudson Institute, and a Prof. Emeritus of History at the City University of New York. He is the author or co-author of 14 books.
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Thoughts on the Democrats’ Health Care Victory

Monday, December 21st, 2009 - by Ron Radosh

The way it is being rammed through Congress is not how the world’s greatest democracy should get its business accomplished.

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The Zinning of America

Sunday, December 13th, 2009 - by Ron Radosh

If you want to know why the current generation hews to a left-wing world view, look no further than the influence of a popular history textbook.

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A Black Pastor Speaks Out on President Obama’s Past

Sunday, December 6th, 2009 - by Ron Radosh

His many years as a congregant of Rev. Jeremiah Wright continue to raise questions.

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Eric Alterman: Bad for Our Nation, Bad for Liberalism, Bad for the Jews

Thursday, December 3rd, 2009 - by Ron Radosh

The columnist reverts to form with crude ad hominem attacks on Israel.

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Hamlet No More: The Obama Speech

Wednesday, December 2nd, 2009 - by Ron Radosh

In many ways, his description of American values was a ringing rebuke to the left.

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Blaming America for the Jihad at Ft. Hood

Tuesday, November 24th, 2009 - by Ron Radosh

A preposterous and disingenuous explanation for Major Hasan's actions appears on the op-ed page of the New York Times.

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The Reality of the Stasi State in East Germany

Saturday, November 21st, 2009 - by Ron Radosh

A nondescript, hard-to-find museum that used to be the headquarters of the secret police is a house of horrors.

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Why the Western Left Misses the Old Communist East Germany

Thursday, November 19th, 2009 - by Ron Radosh

There was nostalgia in the remembrances of the fall of the Berlin Wall for some of the "good" socialist policies that disappeared with East Germany.

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A Glimpse of Life in East Germany 20 Years After the Wall Fell

Thursday, November 12th, 2009 - by Ron Radosh

The DDR (German Democratic Republic) Museum is dedicated to showing how East Germans lived under Communism.

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Sweeping the Ft. Hood Shooter’s Motivations Under the Rug

Monday, November 9th, 2009 - by Ron Radosh

It is startling the lengths to which some will go to remain in politically correct denial. (See also "Dissent is the Highest Form of Patriotism" by Richard Fernandez and "Political Correctness Runs Amuck in the U.S. Government (Continued)" by Roger Simon.)

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The Meaning of the Republican Victory

Wednesday, November 4th, 2009 - by Ron Radosh

To win in the future, Republicans need the kind of swing voters fed up with Obama’s domestic policies.

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Journalists Join White House Fox News-Bashing

Friday, October 30th, 2009 - by Ron Radosh

Because, after all, why bother defending freedom of speech if you disagree with the opinions expressed?

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It’s Time for a Commitment to Victory in Afghanistan

Friday, October 23rd, 2009 - by Ron Radosh

It is my deepest fear that President Obama will not stand by his early assertion that it is a “war of necessity.”

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Onion Parody or UN Human Rights Report? You Decide

Wednesday, October 21st, 2009 - by Ron Radosh

Political correctness run amok as the Human Rights Commission reaches the level of complete absurdity.

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The Media’s War Against Liz Cheney

Thursday, October 15th, 2009 - by Ron Radosh

After all, there's nothing more threatening than an attractive, articulate female conservative with knowledge and guts.

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The White House’s War Against Fox News

Tuesday, October 13th, 2009 - by Ron Radosh

The widely reported ban on Fox only makes the Obama administration look fearful, weak, and ready only to talk with those who agree with their agenda. (Also read Roger L. Simon: Right, Left ... Obama Fires in All Directions)

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Bill Ayers: A Liar, Whether or Not He’s Telling the Truth

Wednesday, October 7th, 2009 - by Ron Radosh

Ignore his new shtick — the terrorist's word means nothing.

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McChrystal vs. Obama: Another MacArthur vs. Truman?

Wednesday, October 7th, 2009 - by Ron Radosh

In making the comparison, pundits seem to forget how different that dispute was. (Also read Stephen Green: Muddling Through)

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Anne Applebaum’s Irrational Defense of Polanski

Friday, October 2nd, 2009 - by Ron Radosh

Can we still trust the columnist?

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Our ‘Post-Journalistic’ World

Saturday, September 26th, 2009 - by Ron Radosh

Can we get the truth from MSNBC or Fox News?

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Did Barack Obama Write Dreams From My Father?

Thursday, September 24th, 2009 - by Ron Radosh

A stunning new revelation about the writing of the president's memoir points to ... Bill Ayers.

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The Conservative Debate Over Glenn Beck

Monday, September 21st, 2009 - by Ron Radosh

Is he a populist whose rantings create a serious danger for conservatives or a phenomenon to be embraced?

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Andrew Sullivan’s Bust: The Real Issue

Friday, September 11th, 2009 - by Ron Radosh

Is the U.S. Attorney's office repaying a debt to the Obama-loving blogger?

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Liberals and Van Jones: Why are They Defending Him?

Thursday, September 10th, 2009 - by Ron Radosh

The issue is not Glenn Beck. It's the fact that the administration had no right to give a job to anyone with Jones’ background.

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David Brooks and Obama: Will the President Listen to the Columnist?

Wednesday, September 2nd, 2009 - by Ron Radosh

Formerly Obama's cheerleader, the opinion writer is urging him to move to the center or watch his popularity plunge further.

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