Obama’s PR crew, at it again. School monitor. Langworth strikes back. Plus more.
Americans are open to government intervention during the economic crisis, but then they want it to butt out. This spells troubles for Obama’s long-term standing.
The “progressive” modern world regresses into a past of pirates, tyrants, and orgies.
The Law of the Sea Treaty is the last thing that will keep the world safe from piracy — or Chinese harassment of U.S. Navy ships.
But the House Democratic leadership wants them to play dead.
Minnesota’s most liberal newspaper emits a few last gasps before going under.
There was once a time when drivers weren’t required to be insured.
Another Democratic president has shattered precedent.
As President Obama meets with President Felipe Calderón in Mexico City today, our correspondent recounts a recent visit with Calderón’s predecessor, Vicente Fox.
Will we soon have FDA-approved cigarettes, thanks to Henry Waxman and Philip Morris?
If only Keynesians knew their own history.
Attacks Club for Growth on political cannibalism, vows hardball campaign.
If you’re reading this, chances are you’re a terrorist. (Updated)
How did it become “fair” for an American family to give government upwards of 50 percent of its income?
Has the easing of mark to market rules made the Treasury Department’s job more impossible?
The fight for economic freedom begins in earnest today.
Card check or no, the Employee Free Choice Act would be a bigger financial disaster than its opponents ever imagined.
President Obama’s championing of pro-abortion Catholics is backfiring.
Thanks to Republican resignation, Al Franken is close to becoming the monster the right has long dreaded.
Should conservatives push for polygamy and Sharia to halt gay marriage?
Arrogance and intolerance in the name of superior expertise are antithetical to popular governance and the requirements of honest argument. But that hasn’t stopped them from becoming a central feature of our political life.
Another name for Obamanomics’ trillion dollar business model.
The alarmists never can explain what good will come of greenhouse gas reduction.
Wondering what Mr. Obama knows.
May it not be the last time the President says nothing.
U.S. global warmists notwithstanding, the only thing true about climate change in Australia is that the more it changes the more it stays the same.
Don’t sink to your enemies’ level? Justice Ginsburg just has.
The economic crisis may be temporary, but the resulting expansion of government could prove permanent.
Free, free at last — but wait till next year (and the years after that)!
New Age spirituality at one’s feet in Old Town.
In French politics, one never knows what to expect — or who is expecting.
There’s a pernicious trend toward using foreign libel laws to chill American freedom of speech.
A man of faith in a godless age is hitting Americans where it hurts.
Mr. and Mrs. American Spectator Reader, let P.J. O’Rourke talk sense to your kids.
In Britain, defending your property can get you life.
The debacle of this president’s administration is both a cause and a symptom of the decline of American values. Unless Congress impeaches him, that decline will go on unchecked. An eminent jurist surveys the damage and assesses the chances for the recovery of our culture.
It won’t take long for conservatives to scratch this presidential wannabe off their 2008 scorecard.
The American Christmas, like the songs that celebrate it, makes room for everybody under the rainbow. Is that why so many people seem to be hostile to it?
Was the President done in by the economy, or by the politics of the economy?