Jewish World Review
Victor Davis Hanson Archives
07/01/21: Has the military lost Middle America?
06/24/21: The systemic con behind wokeism
06/17/21: Mysterious origins of COVID-19 raise some alarming possibilities
06/10/21: This isn't your father's left-wing revolution
06/03/21: Never let a plague go to waste
05/27/21: Will the madness of 2020 last?
05/20/21: Why does the left seemingly hate Israel?
05/13/21: Biden administration is mocking ancient wisdom
05/06/21: Are Americans becoming Sovietized?
04/30/21: American universities have lost their prestige
04/21/21: Will changes to American life become permanent?
04/16/21: How to start a war
04/08/21: Wealthy and woke
04/01/21: The 10 radical new rules that are changing America
03/25/21: China continues to show its contempt for the US
03/18/21: Why is our military choosing new enemies?
03/04/21: Trumpism without Trump?
02/25/21: We have lost an American genius
02/18/21: Our descent into collective madness
02/11/21: The world goes on while America sleeps
02/04/21: Will a hard-left turn lead to pushback?
01/28/21: The 'After Trump' era begins
01/21/21: Thoughts on the 1776 Commission and its report
01/14/21: Assault on the Capitol has let loose the electronic octopus
01/07/21: Is the wisdom of Homer immune to cancel culture?
12/31/20: What will historians make of our annus horribilis?
12/24/20: Our upside-down postelection world
12/17/20: Biden should beware of Nemesis
12/10/20: Will Biden give in to the Hydroxy Effect?
12/03/20: Progressives are no longer defenders of free expression
11/25/20: Trump faces critical choice about his political future
11/19/20: Irony abounds as the left politicizes the coronavirus
11/12/20: Will Trump ride off into the sunset?
11/06/20: The disinformationists
10/29/20: Election a choice between rule-changing and respect for constitutional norms
10/22/20: Will changes to American life become permanent?
10/15/20: Destroying the institutions we inherited
10/08/20: If only Cali's reparations bill was about white, lib guilt!
10/01/20: Canceled! One of world's top neuroradiologists
09/24/20: Civilization requires collective common sense
09/17/20: The news as we once knew it is dead
09/10/20: Greek-Turkish rivalry again near the boiling point
09/03/20: Biden is a prisoner of his own paradoxes
08/27/20: What is the violence in American cities all about?
08/20/20: A sort-of goodbye to Germany?
08/13/20: A war Dems believe in
08/06/20: Our annual August debate over the bombs
07/30/20: Our summer of cultural suicide
07/23/20: The revolution this time
07/16/20: The NFL is on the brink
07/09/20: The fragility of the woke
07/02/20: Universities sowing the seeds of their own obsolescence
06/25/20: 2020 election will be a contest of the angry
06/18/20: How cultural revolutions die — or not
06/11/20: The bitter irony of revolutions
06/03/20: China isn't letting a pandemic go to waste
05/28/20: America's self-inflicted virus continues to ravage the nation
05/21/20: Across the wide, growing American divide
05/14/20: Losing our fears, in war and plague
05/07/20: The Dems' least offensive candidate is still strangling them
04/30/20: As in 1944, Dem running mate selection seems pivotal
04/23/20: Pandemic is but one of America's security concerns
04/17/20: We are approaching COVID-19 gut-check time
04/09/20: Is America a roaring giant or crying baby?
04/02/20: America still a global leader even in a time of crisis
03/26/20: Trump's strategic foresight is being put to the test
03/19/20: The mysterious rise, fall and rise of Joe Biden
03/18/20: Some Coronavirus Humility
03/12/20: The great coronavirus war is upon us
03/05/20: What we don't know about the coronavirus is what scares us
02/27/20: Trump's chances for re-election are looking better and better
02/20/20: China's government is like something out of '1984'
02/13/20: The Dems' February blues
02/04/20: Is Trump's unorthodoxy becoming orthodox?
01/30/20: The cult of Western shaming
01/23/20: The Israel-US model has been a resounding success
01/16/20: Europe's precarious position is of its own making. It's not too late to reverse
01/09/20: Iran's options in showdown with America are all bad
01/02/20: The dangers of elite groupthink
12/24/19: Recalling the Battle of the Bulge
12/19/19: Former intelligence chiefs fit perfectly into media advocacy culture
12/12/19: Is Trump the only adult in the room?
12/05/19: When our guardians fail us
11/26/19: Are thought crimes impeachable?
11/21/19: 'Coup' concerns suddenly don't seem so far-fetched
11/14/19: California Republicans, RIP?
11/07/19: Sure, just do it --- embrace socialism!
10/31/19: Is California becoming premodern?
10/24/19: Untenable alliance is no Turkish delight
10/17/19: Is America becoming Sinicized?
10/10/19: Members of previous generations now seem like giants
10/03/19: How China 'woke' America
09/26/19: The death of American citizenship
09/19/19: Trump's total culture war
09/12/19: Is England still part of Europe?
09/05/19: The ghosts of World War II
08/29/19: Why socialism, and why now?
08/22/19: What could sink Trump's chances in 2020?
08/15/19: A bad deal, 80 years ago
08/13/19: Why target Tucker Carlson? It's part of the left's war on the right
08/08/19: Will 2020 be a repeat of 2004 for Dems?
08/01/19: Menacing invective against Trump creates dangerous climate
07/25/19: The lessons of the Versailles Treaty
07/18/19: The war over America's past is really about its future
07/11/19: Dem candidates are running a race of inauthenticity
07/04/19: Dem candidates aren't on a winning track
06/27/19: US holds all the cards in showdown with Iran
06/20/19: US holds all the cards in showdown with Iran
06/17/19: Why Study War?
06/13/19: Why are the Western middle classes so angry?
06/06/19: Greece finds new footing as a player on the world stage
05/30/19: Trump has become the Dems' great white whale
05/23/19: Federal rats are fleeing the sinking collusion ship
05/16/19: Our modern 'Satyricon'
05/09/19: Progressives face a bleak post-Mueller landscape
05/02/19: The emergance of Clinton Projection Syndrome
04/25/19: Mueller investigation was driven by pious hypocrisy
04/18/19: Things that can't go on forever simply don't
04/11/19: America's cannibal state
04/04/19: With Mueller hopes gone, so goes progressive unity
03/28/19: Proposed voting changes are about power, not principles
03/21/19: Can Trump win again in 2020?
03/14/19: Waging war against the dead
03/07/19: The continued resilience of Quiet America
03/04/19: The Case For Trump
02/28/19: State's rendezvous with reality should be warning to other would-be utopias
02/25/19: The New Nihilism
02/21/19: Changing reality with words
02/14/19: The mythologies of 'Joe being Joe' Biden
02/07/19: The return of ancient prejudices
01/31/19: Much has changed for the better since 2016 --- not that Trump will get credit
01/24/19: Auditing our auditors
01/21/19: A License To Hate
01/17/19: Trump's re-election chances may be better than you think
01/10/19: The ironies of illegal immigration
01/03/19: Actually, 2018 was a pretty good year
12/27/18: Mueller investigation stirring up more trouble than it's finding
12/20/18: It was always about the wall
12/17/18: Contending Populisms: Today's movements can either check political hubris or make it worse
12/13/18: Comey continues to display his lack of credibility
12/10/18: The Rise of the New Old Left
12/07/18: The perpetual presidency
12/04/18: A reminder that abstract progressive ideologies impose life-and-death consequences on millions
11/28/18: Is there a 51 percent solution for Trump?
11/22/18: Did 1968 win the cultural war?
11/15/18: Maybe we could use a civic Hippocratic oath
11/07/18: The 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month --- 100 years ago
11/05/18: The Great Meltdown
11/01/18: Strategy for anarchy --- never-fail, time-tested
10/29/18: Yes, Be Very Worried Over Growing Polarization
10/25/18: Midterm optics are bad for progressives
10/22/18: The Diversity Of Illegal Immigration
10/18/18: Could Trump win 20 percent of the African-American vote in 2020?
10/11/18: A new era for the China-Russia-US triangle
10/08/18: When everything is imaginable --- and nothing is sacred
10/04/18: The campus comes to Congress
09/27/18: The truths behind our current political turmoil
09/23/18: Trump Buries The Old-World Order
09/20/18: Are we on the verge of civil war?
09/13/18: Demonization of Nunes is a window into our times
09/06/18: When funerals become politics
08/30/18: The truth will set us all free
08/23/18: The bombs of August
08/16/18: The double standards of postmodern justice
08/09/18: The ancient war between the press and the president
08/02/18: The American art of renewal
07/26/18: Reforming NATO is the only way to save it
07/19/18: NATO's challenge is Germany, not America
07/16/18: Why Europe Gets No Respect
07/12/18: Reciprocity is the method to Trump's madness
07/05/18: The left can't come to grips with loss of power
06/28/18: Progressives should back up their rhetoric on immigration
06/25/18: Hillary's Hamartia
06/21/18: Scandals sanitized with linguistic trickery
06/18/18: Ten Paradoxes Of Our Age
06/14/18: The silencing of the inspectors general
06/11/18: Europe's vanishing calm is self-inflicted
06/04/18: Nation V. Tribe
06/01/18: The carnivores of civil liberties
05/29/18: America The Weird
05/24/18: US has leverage in dealings with Iran, North Korea
05/17/18: The miraculous image rehabilitation of former Republican presidents
05/10/18: Truman may have been the proto-Trump
05/03/18: Is Trump now bad cop or good cop?
04/26/18: The double standards of the Mueller investigation
04/23/18: Dueling Populisms
04/19/18: Trump seeks middle ground in foreign-policy balancing act
04/12/18: Mueller at the crossroads
04/05/18: Trump is cutting old Gordian knots
03/29/18: The distortions of our unelected officials
03/27/18: Camouflaged Elites
03/22/18: Our long history of misjudging North Korea
03/19/18: Time to Rethink Watergate
03/15/18: Lessons from Germany's 'Spring Offensive' 100 years later
03/08/18: The rapid 'progress' of progressivism
03/06/18: Can Countries Make Themselves Great Again?
03/01/18: Trump's generals are too valuable to be dismissed
02/22/18: The paradoxes of the Mueller investigation
02/20/18: Radioactive Trump
02/14/18: Who's really winning the North Korea standoff?
02/07/18: Why FISA-gate is scarier than Watergate
01/31/18: Rethinking the geography of power
01/25/18: The Need For Missile Defense
01/22/18: What the 'Dreamer' fight is really about
01/18/18: The trillion-dollar chameleon
01/11/18: Trump threatens to deal another blow to the Palestinian cause
01/04/18: Will nuclear North Korea survive 2018?
01/02/18: America's Versailles Set
12/28/17: Civilization's 'Darkest Hour'
12/26/17: The End Of Identity Politics
12/21/17: The Internet Executioner
12/19/17: As physical jobs decline, something is lost
12/14/17: Why Trump should consider a post-Twitter presidency
12/12/17: Trump's Constructive Chaos
12/07/17: Pearl Harbor and the legacy of Carl Vinson
11/30/17: Who polices the police?
11/28/17: China's new Greater East Asia Co-Prosperity Sphere
11/23/17: A Thanksgiving Toast To The Old Breed
11/21/17: The Destiny of Cities: Throughout history, forces both natural and human have made cities rise and fall
11/16/17: America's indispensable friends
11/09/17: Remembering Stalingrad 75 years later
11/07/17: Whatever doesn't kill Trump only makes him stronger
11/02/17: Who gets to have nuclear weapons --- and why?
10/26/17: The Islamic State and the limitations of cruelty
10/19/17: North Korea knowns and unknowns
10/17/17: The Islamist Minotaur
10/12/17: It's 1968 all over again
10/05/17: The glass house of the NFL
09/28/17: How Silicon Valley turned off the left and right
09/21/17: Allegations of foreign election tampering have always rung hollow
09/14/17: What if South Korea acted like North Korea?
09/07/17: Beware of narratives and misinformation
08/31/17: Innocent words (and names) are under attack
08/28/17: The Fire And Fury Of Presidents
08/24/17: The progressive war against the dead
08/17/17: Silicon Valley billionaires are the new robber barons
08/10/17: Is California cracking up?
08/03/17: The problem of competitive victimhood
07/27/17: Trump's circular firing squad
07/24/17: America's Media Meltdown
07/20/17: Putin's playthings
07/13/17: West can neither live with nor take out North Korean nukes
07/06/17: Fracking industry deserves our gratitude
06/29/17: The progressive boomerang
06/22/17: Trump and his generals
06/15/17: Can a divided America survive?
06/08/17: Mr. Nunes went to Washington
06/05/17: Trump … Our Claudius
06/02/17: The old German problem
05/25/17: Has globalism gone off the rails?
05/23/17: An Optimistic U.S. Foreign Policy
05/18/17: Lessons from the Battle of Midway
05/11/17: Can Trump successfully remodel the Republican Party?
05/04/17: Potemkin universities
04/27/17: Will 2020 be another 1972 for Dems?
04/24/17: The Tar Pits Abroad
04/20/17: Apocalyptic progressivism
04/13/17: Obama is America's version of Stanley Baldwin
04/11/17: The Civic Cost Of Illegal Immigration
04/06/17: Ancient laws, modern wars
03/30/17: The Yanks over there --- 100 years ago
03/23/17: Law takes a holiday
03/16/17: Deterrence and human nature
03/09/17: Don't sweat the big stuff
03/06/17: Presidential payback
03/02/17: Is the American elite really elite?
02/27/17: The End Of Identity Politics
02/23/17: The labyrinth of illegal immigration
02/15/17: The three-headed hydra of the Middle East
02/13/17: Postmodernism By Another Name
02/09/17: California goes Confederate
02/02/17: When normalcy is revolution
01/26/17: The world turned upside down
01/17/17: It's no revelation that intelligence agencies are politicized
01/17/17: Obama's Legacy Of Deceit
01/12/17: Hate crime legislation a good idea that went bad
01/05/17: Why the anti-Israeli sentiment?
12/29/16: The resilience of Israel
12/27/16: Who Are Those Darned 'Elites'?
12/22/16: The Trump nail in the media coffin
12/19/16: Trump's Russia 'Reset'?
12/15/16: Has Trump nominated too many military leaders --- or not enough?
12/08/16: Assessing the Obama legacy --- against his own mileposts
12/01/16: Beware the law of unintended consequences
11/24/16: Enemies of language
11/17/16: Trump's bizarre winning formula
11/14/16: Hillary and friends are shocked to learn radical fringe politics is not the new normal
11/10/16: A blow to the non-elite elite
11/08/16: The Alienated American
11/03/16: Has Clinton topped Nixon?
10/31/16: The Clintons as Farce: Should we laugh or cry at the latest developments in a madcap campaign?
10/27/16: Lessons from the Highway of Death
10/23/16: America's Civilizational Paralysis
10/20/16: This election year features more than one presidential race
10/13/16: Medieval America
10/06/16: From Greek tragedy to American therapy
09/29/16: The next president unbound
09/22/16: A hard rain is going to fall
09/15/16: The legacies of Barack Obama
09/08/16: Trump up, Hillary down, Obama out
09/01/16: The more things change, the more they actually don't
08/25/16: Diversity: History's pathway to chaos
08/18/16: Where's the letter from Dem security officials opposing Hillary?
08/15/16: The Immigrant's Dilemma
08/11/16: Hillary's neoliberals
08/04/16: Donald Trump, postmodern candidate
08/02/16: Why borders matter --- and a borderless world is a fantasy
07/28/16: When a war went worldwide 75 years ago
07/21/16: The dream of Muslim outreach has become a nightmare
07/14/16: Enemies see America as vulnerable prey
07/07/16: Will California ever thrive again?
06/30/16: Dr. Frankenstein elites created populist monsters
06/22/16: Ideologues make for dangerous politicians
06/20/16: America In Free Fall: This election year so far has emblemized the perfect storm of unrest and confusion --- and an even more worrisome response to it
06/16/16: Politics, not personalities, will likely determine presidential election
06/14/16: Same Old, Same Old Horror: The Orlando massacre brings up familiar lessons that we never quite learn
06/09/16: America: history's exception
06/06/16: Why Republicans Will Vote For Trump
06/02/16: Walls and immigration --- ancient and modern
05/26/16: The lessons of Pearl Harbor 75 years later
05/19/16: Lack of American commitment makes this a dangerous time
05/12/16: Elites can afford to support looser immigration policies
05/05/16: Protestors have so jumped the shark
04/28/16: Setting the record straight on Great Britain, America and World War II
04/21/16: The horrors of Hiroshima in context
04/14/16: Is NATO worth preserving?
04/07/16: The politicization of the English language
03/31/16: Why Westerners make inviting targets for terrorists
03/24/16: The hypocrisy behind the student renaming craze
03/17/16: The buck never stops here
03/10/16: Can our colleges be saved?
03/03/16: Log cabin candidates
02/25/16: The tough choices of overseas intervention
02/18/16: The return of appeasement, collaboration and isolationism
02/11/16: In search of fixes for a fossilized economy
02/04/16: The regrettable decline of higher learning
01/28/16: Obama administration needs to abandon its Petraeus obsession
01/21/16: The many contradictions of Hillary Clinton
01/13/16: Dr. Obamastein and the Trump 'monster'
01/06/16: Rendezvous with reality in 2016
12/31/15: California leading from behind
12/24/15: The death of gratitude
12/17/15: Families of terrorists see no evil, speak no evil
12/10/15: Baffled by Trump?
12/03/15: Erdogan's Turkey is a dubious ally
11/26/15: Campus administrators are reaping what they have sown
11/19/15: Did O'Reilly finally go too far?
11/12/15: The fiction of 'Truth'
11/05/15: Conventional wisdom proves ignorance in the presidential race
10/29/15: The decline of modern Germany
10/22/15: Can California be saved?
10/15/15: Are sanctuary cities the new confederates?
10/08/15: Beware Putin and his 'anti-Hitler coalition'
10/01/15: Pope burnout
09/24/15: The sleeping dogs of Europe
09/17/15: Migration monotony
09/10/15: America's descent into lawlessness
09/03/15: The exhausting Ms. Clinton
08/27/15: The modern malleability of gender and race
08/20/15: Big government as the new Terminator
08/13/15: The Trump catharsis
08/06/15: History's complexity should discourage retroactive morality
07/30/15: America needs a sensible approach to illegal immigration
07/23/15: The way of all appeasement
07/16/15: Contrary to progressive belief, human nature can't be changed
07/13/15: Putin's Recipe for Power
07/09/15: America's greatest threat
07/02/15: We are all Californians now
06/25/15: Debt has been redefined as equality and fairness --- abroad and here
06/18/15: The new world map
06/11/15: When everything seemed possible
06/04/15: Crossing the global border
05/28/15: Knocking on war's door
05/21/15: Think like a lib --- or else
05/14/15: The forgotten realities of World War II
05/07/15: No law, no civilization
04/30/15: An ironic drought in California
04/23/15: Clinton vs. Clinton
04/16/15: Ethnic constructs are pointless in our multiracial society
04/09/15: Is the modern American university a failed state?
04/02/15: The ghastly shadow of Munich
03/26/15: Sen. Tom Cotton, tragic hero
03/19/15: Keystone Kops government
03/12/15: E-gate epidemics
03/05/15: The audacity of weakness
02/26/15: Illiberal approach to immigration only invites more acrimony
02/19/15: Reliving the 1930s
02/12/15: True lies --- and liars
02/05/15: Appeasement as narcissism
01/29/15: Can Israel survive?
01/22/15: Remembering the last lion
01/15/15: Offenders of the Western faith
01/09/15: Have liberals lost the middle class?
01/02/15: The ironies of oil
12/25/14: A one-man revolution
12/18/14: Are drone strikes more defensible than torture?
12/11/14: The other America
12/04/14: War clouds
11/27/14: An inconvenient law
11/20/14: Meet the snobocrats
11/13/14: Voting 'no' on Obama's immigration policies
11/06/14: A Democratic Waterloo
10/30/14: Our make-it-up world
10/23/14: Our new missiles of October
10/16/14: Ethnic aristocracies have no place in modern America
10/09/14: Is the French Revolution our new model?
10/02/14: When the United States pounds an enemy, then just ups and leaves
09/25/14: Old and in the way?
09/18/14: Where have all the allies gone?
09/11/14: Few interests, fewer friends in Middle East
09/04/14: War works well
08/28/14: Obama fails History 101
08/21/14: Opportunists fan the flames of racial unrest
08/14/14: Occupation of Cyprus underscores hypocrisy of Gaza outrage
08/07/14: Will NATO end with a whimper?
07/31/14: Obama and the road not taken
07/24/14: George Patton's summer of 1944
07/17/14: When America fell apart
07/10/14: Hypocrites take a selfish stance on border crisis
07/03/14: Obama seeks an escape from the Middle East
06/26/14: Revisionist history prevails on Iraq invasion
06/19/14: Middle East holds few attractive options for Obama
06/12/14: Sgt. Bergdahl and the US departure from Afghanistan
06/06/14: The troubling plight of the modern university
05/29/14: What was D-Day?
05/22/14: President Obama's ethical vacuum
05/15/14: Modern world is still premodern in many ways
05/08/14: What do the Putins of the world want?
05/01/14: Finally, the end of affirmative action
04/24/14: Reid has become a McCarthy for our time
04/17/14: Who are the real saboteurs of immigration reform?
04/10/14: The new Inquisition by intolerant leftist Torquemadas
04/04/14: One California for me, another for thee
03/27/14: Massaging of critical data undermines our society
03/20/14: Technology is not wisdom
03/13/14: Is Obama walking the trail blazed by Nixon?
03/06/14: Science and reason vs. political correctness
02/27/14: America's quiver of outrage is empty
02/20/14: The outdated business model of Diversity Inc.
02/13/14: An Orwellian nation of Obamathink
02/06/14: A tale of two droughts
01/30/14: The poison of postmodern lying
01/23/14: Robert Gates and the taint of the insider tell-all
01/16/14: The cowardice of the new anti-Semitism
01/09/14: Is China copying the old imperial Japan?
01/02/14: The year of the dud
12/26/13: The orphaned middle class
12/19/13: The lost generation: Young people have been had
12/12/13: Nuclear gangbangers have upper hand on global police
12/05/13: History casts doubt upon non-aggression pact with Iran
11/28/13: America's coastal royalty
11/21/13: Obamacare-speak fails to mask an evolving fiasco
11/14/13: America jumps off the tiger's back
11/07/13: Looking for a different sort of president
10/31/13: The wages of presidential deception
10/24/13: Beware the hidden costs of beautifully misnamed laws
10/17/13: Obama has failed to follow his own example
10/10/13: Mr. Netanyahu and the end of days
10/03/13: 'Game changers'
09/26/13: The late, great middle class
09/19/13: The decline of college
09/12/13: California: Bipolar state of mania
09/05/13: Same old, same old in Syria
08/29/13: The Israeli Spring
08/22/13: Two Americas
08/15/13: Don't know much about geography
08/08/13: The American pill bug
08/01/13: Is populism dead?
07/25/13: Back to our 20th-century future
07/18/13: The strange case of Mexican emigration
07/11/13: Hate thought
07/04/13: The press and Dr. Faustus
06/27/13: How will America hold together?
06/20/13: When untruth undermines democracy
06/13/13: America's vast margin of error
06/06/13: The stagnant Mediterranean
05/30/13: The old order is dying
05/23/13: Paranoid or prescient?
05/17/13: It's 1973 all over again
05/09/13: Hoping for change in Syria
05/02/13: The monotonous Middle East
04/25/13: The D-word
04/18/13: Postmodern prudes
04/11/13: Iran's North Korean future
04/04/13: After Obama
03/28/13: Iraq a convenient scapegoat
03/21/13: America's big fat advantage
03/14/13: From affirmative action to diversity
03/07/13: The California 'Mordida'
02/28/13: American recessional
02/21/13: Gilded class warriors
02/14/13: Why do societies give up?
02/07/13: Incoherent immigration reform
01/31/13: War is like rust
01/24/13: Europe's wishes came true
01/17/13: The war between the amendments
01/10/13: When big deficits became good
01/03/13: The Great New-Year Stampede
12/27/12: 2012: When dreams died
12/20/12: The new racial derangement syndrome
12/13/12: Let the real fat cats pay their fair share
12/06/12: The Kingdom of Fairness
11/29/12: T-ball war in the Middle East
11/22/12: Let Obama be Obama
11/15/12: Oh, we forgot to tell you…
11/08/12: Groundhog Day in America
11/01/12: The uncool president
10/25/12: What the debates taught us
10/18/12: A bright and shining Libyan lie
10/11/12: Obama's game changes
10/04/12: Left wants multiculturalism to trump free speech
09/26/12: Election could mirror 1980 race
08/30/12: The Humpty-Dumpty Middle East
08/23/12: Eating America's seed corn
08/16/12:There is no California
08/09/12: Who gets a pass?
08/02/12: 100 days is a long time
07/26/12: Iraqi ironies
07/19/12: Blowing up history
07/12/12: The world is changing minute by minute
07/05/12: Supreme Court hypocrisies
06/28/12: Legal illegal immigration
06/21/12: Greece alone and broke --- again
06/15/12: The new American Helots
06/07/12: From hope and change to fear and smear
05/31/12: Culture still matters
05/24/12: The bad/good idea of removing Assad
05/17/12: Let sleeping Germans lie
05/10/12: Chameleon Nation
05/03/12: Cabinets gone wild
04/26/12: Decline or decadence?
04/19/12: When administrations implode
04/12/12: Enemies of the people
04/05/12: Freedom or Fairness in 2012?
03/29/12: The second oil revolution
03/22/12: Faith-based energy policy
03/15/12: Who's to blame in California?
03/08/12: Sick and tired of the Middle East
03/01/12: History never quite ends
02/23/12: Jeremy Lin: Achievement trumps identity politics
02/16/12: Please, a little honesty about illegal immigration
02/09/12: Iran 1.0, 2.0, 3.0, 4.0
02/02/12: The un-Obama
01/26/11: Fidelity and the presidency
01/19/12: Civilization in reverse
01/12/12: Defense spending is a shovel-ready investment
01/06/12: 2011: Out with a whimper, not a bang
12/29/11: The new old Europe
12/22/11: Two bad September days
12/15/11: The Hundred Years' German War
12/08/11: Oil-rich America?
12/01/11: A tale of two surges
11/24/11: The castor-oil candidate
11/17/11: Why does America defend the weak and small?
11/10/11: Obama Unbound
11/03/11: Who Are These Fat-Cat Few at the Top?
10/27/11: Global Warming --- RIP?
10/20/11: Railing Against Reality
10/13/11: Predator in Chief
10/06/11: Democracy's New Discontents
09/29/11: Postmodern Class Warfare
09/22/11: Can Israel Survive?
09/15/11: Obama Becomes the Fall Guy
09/08/11: Myth and Reality After 9/11
09/01/11: What's Off the Table in 2012?
08/25/11: The Old 'Not Enough' Excuse
08/18/11: Young Westerners --- Deprived or Decadent?
08/11/11: What if the President Liked Businesspeople?
08/04/11: Spare Us the Sermons, Mr. President
07/28/11: Is the President in Recovery?
07/21/11: Green, Shovel-Ready Stimulus --- 100 Years Ago
07/15/11: A Dumb and Dumber War in Libya
07/07/11: Illiberal Immigration
06/30/11: An Exceptional Fourth of July
06/23/11: The Department of Food Subsidies
06/21/11: Our Reactionary President
06/10/11: Europe Is Warning Us
06/02/11: The Factory of Selective Moral Outrage
05/26/11: Back to the Pre-American World
05/19/11: Alligators, Moats and Other Such Nonsense
05/12/11: Tough Times for Radical Islam
05/05/11: Rules for Killing Rogues
04/28/11: Are Sky-High Gas Prices Good?
04/21/11: Make the Rich Pay!
04/14/11: Dreamland, USA
04/07/11: Did We Give Up on Libya?
03/31/11: Obama's Most Amazing Libyan Achievements
03/24/11: Energy Fantasyland
03/16/11: President Hamlet
03/10/11: The Put-Off, Postpone and Procrastinate Generation
03/03/11: Caught in the Middle East Minefield
02/24/11: After Obama, the Deluge
02/17/11: Pruning Farm Subsidies
02/10/11: Jerry Brown, a Modern Sisyphus
02/02/11: Bubbles, Bubbles Everywhere
01/28/11: The Loud Passing of the Old Order
01/21/11: The Bloomberg Syndrome
01/13/11: The Tab Comes Due in 2011
01/06/11: The New Sophists
12/30/10: The American 21st Century
12/23/10: Every Man a King
12/16/10: In Defense of the Liberal Arts
12/09/10: Why Not Soak the Rich?
12/02/10: Jerry Brown's Last Hurrah
11/25/10: Is Illegal Immigration Moral?
11/18/10: The George W. Bush Fixation
11/11/10: The Politics of Budget-Cutting
11/04/10: America Just Checked Into Rehab
10/28/10: American Groupspeak
10/21/10: Three Wars, Little News
10/14/10: Deficits and Depression
10/06/10: The Obama Rope-a-dope
09/30/10: Americans Still Cling to Ignorance
09/23/10: A Nation of Peasants?
09/15/10: Rethinking George Bush?
09/09/10: October Surprises
09/02/10: The New Old World Order
08/26/10: The Dangerous Dog Days of Summer
08/19/10: Please, No More Teachable Moments
08/12/10: Everyone a Bigot?
08/05/10: Illogical Immigration
07/29/10: Why Are We Beginning to Hate Congress?
07/22/10: The New Racial Mess
07/15/10: Holder's Hypocrisy
07/08/10: American Decline Is a State of Mind
07/01/10: (Even a Few) Words Matter
06/24/10: Saving Obama From Himself
06/17/10: 'Bush Did it' Is Not a Foreign Policy
06/10/10: The New Wannabe Ottomans
06/03/10: History Returns to Europe
05/27/10: Our Chief Confessor
05/13/10: A Nation of Profilers
05/06/10: Soldier-Citizens to the Rescue?
04/29/10: Of Laureates and Cowboys
04/22/10: Why, until now, has America always bucked the tide against Israel?
04/15/10: So What Happened to Iraq?
04/08/10: The Ongoing Melodrama of Victims and Oppressors
04/01/10: Remember the Pacific War
03/25/10: Is It Go Easy or Go for Broke, Mr. President?
03/18/10: Another Partisan Push for Another Comprehensive Reform?
03/11/10: Our Reset Reset Foreign Policy
03/04/10: No Allies --- But Plenty of Enemies
02/25/10: Obama --- Too Little, Too Late, Too Cynical
02/18/10: Beware of Comprehensive Anything
02/11/10: The Trouble With Elitist Theories
02/04/10: America Rides off Into the Sunset
01/28/10: Trashing the Job Makers
01/25/10: Our Philosopher-King Obama
01/14/10: When Conservative Felonies Become Liberal Misdemeanors
01/07/10: 2010: Our Year of Decision
12/31/09: 2009 Chickens and Their 2010 Roost
12/24/09: The War Against the Wannabe Rich
12/17/09: Our Flip-Flopping Wars
12/10/09: Has War Really Changed?
11/26/09: We Ain't Seen Nothing Yet
11/19/09: Circling Sharks Smell American Blood
11/12/09: Same Old, Same Old at Fort Hood
11/05/09: Afghan Mythologies
10/29/09: Voting Present on Illegal Immigration
10/22/09: The Kitty-Cat Who Roared
10/15/09: Dear Europeans: Obama Is Just Not That Into You
10/08/09: Guru America
10/01/09: Three Dangerous Stooges
09/24/09: A Fishy Tale
09/17/09: No Rules in the Arena?
09/10/09: Rep. Charles Rangel Sign of the Times
09/03/09: The Second World War Seventy Years Later
08/27/09: War What War?
08/20/09: Divine Debt Trumps All
08/13/09: Our Road to Oceania
08/06/09: Obama's great race to change America
07/30/09: Our angry aristocracy
07/23/09: Big Government Medicine
07/16/09: Presidents Aren't What They Used to Be
07/09/09: Who was Michael Jackson?
07/05/09: Missing Our Moment in Iran
06/25/09: Thuggery 101
06/18/09: A handy guide to the Age of Obama
06/11/09: Our historically challenged President
06/04/09: The Diversity Mess
05/28/09: Israel's Cuban Missile Crisis All the Time
05/21/09: Is America Premodern or Postmodern?
05/14/09: Once Upon a Time in 2002
05/07/09: Americans want it both ways
04/30/09: Our Jekyll and Hyde president
04/23/09: Crazy times --- crazier ones to follow
04/17/09: Our new sort of war
04/09/09: The politics of blame
04/02/09: American mob rule
03/26/09:American mob rule
03/19/09: Dr. Obama: First, do no harm
03/12/09: Now Obama tells us?
03/05/09: Accounting for California's suicide
02/26/09: A funny sort of depression
02/19/09: An impulsive America?
02/12/09: Hardly the best and brightest
02/05/09: Been there, done that in the Middle East
01/29/09: Time to beam down to earth, President Obama
01/22/09: Unreal expectations? President Obama asked for them
01/15/09: Don't waste a crisis?
01/08/09: Try a little honesty in 2009
01/01/09: The Gaza Rules
12/25/08: 2008 Our that was then, this is now year
12/18/08: Campaign rhetoric and presidential reality: A brief history
12/11/08: Blame Bush, Obama or us?
12/04/08: Back to the old 9/11 world
11/28/08: The hysterical style
11/20/08: Failure is not an option
11/13/08: The same old change
11/06/08: Make haste slowly, President Obama?
10/30/08: America compared to what?
10/23/08: The Obama enigma
10/16/08: It's the debt, stupid
10/09/08: WALL STREET 101
10/02/08: America's nervous breakdown and the world's
09/26/08: Dr. Frankenstein's Wall Street
09/18/08: Just another 'bam politician after all
09/11/08: What was feminism?
09/04/08: Want real change? Quit nominating lawyers!
08/28/08: Farewell, NATO
08/21/08: Blame Everyone But Russia!
08/14/08: Brave Old World
08/07/08: Hillary's growing shadow
07/31/08: What if Iraq… works?
07/24/08: The '60s won't go away
07/17/08: America isn't a post-anything
07/10/08: Barack W. Bush?
07/03/08: Imagining the election
06/26/08: We've Become a Nation of Hamlets
06/19/08: Obama promises change but what kind?
06/12/08: DO THE RIGHT THING START DRILLING!
06/05/08: The bad war?
05/29/08: All about ME
05/22/08: Do we still have Grants and Shermans?
05/15/08: The war over the war
05/08/08: Presidential pariah
05/01/08: The half-won, half-lost war
04/20/08: A new environmentalism
04/17/08: Casualties of the campaign
04/10/08: Where have all the libs gone?
04/03/08: The year that wasn't
03/27/08: A speech Obama could have given
03/20/08: Hope and change amid despair
03/13/08: The tired Gaza two-step
03/06/08: Let Obama be Obama
02/28/08: The world in 2009
02/21/08: Ivy league populism
02/14/08: The Candidate starring Barrack Obama
02/07/08 Weird times, weirder election
01/31/08 Dems want to lose but GOPers don't want to win
01/24/08 The moral economy
01/17/08 The use and abuse of Reagan
01/10/08 The messy politics of illegal immigration
01/03/08 The old warhorse
12/27/07 The bills came due in 2007
12/20/07 The Clinton albatross
12/13/07 All mixed-up over Iran
12/06/07 Of teddy bears and cartoons
11/29/07 When good news is noA few good people
11/23/07 With Iraq improving, will neocon ideas return?
11/15/07 When good news is no news
11/08/07 The oil hydra
11/01/07 Please not another farm bill
10/25/07 So who's afraid of an Iranian bomb?
10/17/07 Congress' new role: Undermining U.S. foreign policy?
10/10/07 Hope yet for Iraq?
10/03/07: CHARGE IT! AMERICA
09/26/07: The university madhouse
09/21/07: What does bin Laden want?
09/12/07: Looking for scapegoat, world again turns to Jews
09/06/07: The eye of the 9/11 storm
08/30/07: The many enemies of George Bush
08/23/07: Back to school blues
08/16/07: No more anonymous, please!
08/09/07: Surging politics
08/02/07: GROW UP, MIDDLE EAST!
07/26/07: Back to the future in the Middle East?
07/05/07: The revolt on illegal immigration
06/28/07: The impending food fight
06/21/07: More Middle East madness
06/07/07: The other D-Day
05/31/07: The global immigration problem
05/25/07: Is sky falling on America?
05/17/07: The new penance doesn't offset much
05/10/07: YOUR WAR, NOT MINE!
05/03/07: Hooked on trivia
04/26/07: Is War on Terror over?
04/19/07: Imus, Nifong meet their match in god Nemesis
04/12/07: IT'S THE OIL, STUPID!
04/05/07: PLEASE BOMB ME!
03/29/07: Beyond Iraq
03/22/07: “300” Fact or fiction?
03/15/07: Can Gen. Petraeus turn war in Iraq around?
03/08/07: Bipartisan hypocrisy
03/01/07: Iraq war recalls past U.S. conflicts, controversies
02/22/07: Dems disingenuous in their anti-war rhetoric
02/15/07: Tapping Ahmadinejad's egg
02/08/07: America the blameworthy
02/01/07: The ugly American
01/25/07: How will illegal immigration end?
01/18/07: Club America
01/11/07: Global schizophrenia
01/04/07: A war of endurance
12/28/06: Iran's Ahmadinejad far weaker than he lets on
12/21/06: Why Islam and why now?
12/14/06: Talking to Iran a mistake for strategic, moral reasons
12/07/06: Our Pearl Harbor
11/30/06: Blood and oil
11/24/06: Before and after Iraq
11/16/06: More bark than bite?
11/09/06: Rethinking illegal immigration
11/02/06: James Webb and lessons in make-believe
10/26/06: The Dark Ages live from the Middle East!
10/19/06: LIBS GONE WILD!
10/12/06: The pseudo-histories of the Iraq War
10/05/06: The shifting debate over illegal immigration
09/28/06: The new anti-Semitism
09/22/06: The tortoise and those Democratic hares
09/14/06: Osama's 9/11 anniversary
09/07/06: It's fascism and it's Islamic
08/31/06: Why should America commit resources to help reform a dysfunctional Middle East?
08/24/06: Relearning lessons in the War on Terror
08/17/06: Excuse after excuse
08/10/06: Worry about the West not Israel
08/03/06: It's not just about land
07/27/06: The fragility of the good life
07/20/06: Patience is wearing thin
07/13/06: Bush needs to better explain complex terror war
07/06/06: The Israel enigma
06/29/06: Scapegoating Guantanamo
06/22/06: Why the Dems won't win
06/15/06: Socrates on illegal immigration
06/08/06: In Iran's nuclear scorpion
06/01/06: In Europe, instead of utopia, unintended consequences ensue
05/25/06: Our brave new world of immigration
05/18/06: Culture of arrogance hampers CIA
05/11/06: Are remittances as bad as oil?
05/04/06: Give Iran enough rope
04/27/06: Immigration checkmate?
04/24/06: Globalization, ancient and modern
04/12/06: Illegal immigration and the English language
04/07/06: The congresswoman and the admiral
03/30/06: Assimilation is the real debate
03/23/06: This old house
03/16/06: A port postmortem
03/09/06: The lost art of the apology
03/02/06: Our goal shouldn't be to be liked
02/23/06: They are all profilers now
02/16/06: Appeasement 101
02/09/06: Bad taste and freedom
02/02/06: Deconstructing bin Laden
01/26/06: Deconstructing bin Laden
01/19/06: The not-so-mad mind of Mahmoud Ahmadinejad
01/12/06: Hooked on oil
01/05/06: Tweaking the United States
12/29/05: Hollywood's misunderstood terrorists
12/22/05: Give 'em a call
12/15/05: Winning ugly
12/08/05: Bush turns tables on Dems
12/01/05: Terrorists and tyrants
11/25/05: Terrorists and tyrants.
11/17/05: Riots in France offer wake-up call to U.S.
11/10/05: Heaven on earth
11/03/05: Taking the high ground on food subsidies
10/27/05: Out of Saddam trial, more in-your-sleep moralizing
10/20/05: Give credit where credit is due our military
10/14/05: The season of our discontent
10/06/05: The trenches of the culture wars
09/29/05: It's a mad, mad, mad, mad Europe
09/22/05: American effort to build democracy in Iraq naive but we must have confidence and bankroll emerging Palestinian experiment in self-rule?
09/15/05: Our media hurricane
09/08/05: Our perfect storms
09/01/05: In different kind of war, Western World shows too much softness
08/18/05: Let them be?
08/11/05: Guest workers or Helots?
08/04/05: Hillary's metamorphosis
07/28/05: The past as politics
07/21/05: Enough is enough
07/14/05: Elegant nonsense
07/07/05: Who are the reactionaries now?
06/30/05: The real lesson of Vietnam
06/23/05: Hitler, Hitler, everywhere
06/16/05: Warm and cool allies
06/09/05: Illiberal aspects of illegal immigration rarely voiced
06/02/05: Western liberalism proving to be only idea left standing
05/26/05: High noon for high news
05/19/05: Our Pink Panther President?
05/16/05: A Quick Fix Do Your Own Dishes
05/12/05: Tenure: An idea whose time has come
05/05/05: What happened to history?
04/28/05: Casting the first stone
04/21/05: American decline?
04/07/05: Move the U.N.?
03/24/05: The noose tightens
03/17/05: America's new discontents
03/11/05: A world gone by
03/04/05: Blood for oil?
02/24/05: Common ground
02/17/05: California: Last action state?
02/10/05: Nuclear Poker
02/03/05: Barbara Boxer's metaphor moment
01/27/05: The hard road to democracy
01/20/05: Illegal immigration is a moral issue
01/13/05: Islamicists hate us for who we are, not what we do
01/06/05: Pledging blood and treasure for popular reform in a death struggle with Islamic fascism