Iain Murray | from the December 2010 - January 2011 issue
The New Road to Serfdom: A Letter of Warning to America By Daniel Hannan
This week, Obama affirmed why he is always the noble man in an ignoble world.
They called a global climate summit but nobody came (except Ted Turner).
Lameduck Crist slams the Door on his political future.
Perhaps Iran’s nuke program can be stopped without resorting to attacks by sea or air.
Living in a small town has its charms — but anonymity isn’t one of them.
The stench of a daytime cultural cesspool.
He hopes the American people will identify with its political captor.
Watching with glee while Democrats eat their own.
The Liberals continue to labor under the assumption that nothing very bad happened in early November.
The Kim regime is more than confrontational — it remains brutally repressive and cruel.
High School students don’t need no stinking books.
Rushing to break records, the Obama administration lets illegal immigrants off the hook in the name of deporting them.
Time for it to investigate the bigger threat.
The details of the tax deal are fine — but what about its moral underpinnings for economic freedom?
An administration doing all it can to delay economic recovery indefinitely.
It’s easy if you try.
Hearing the news on December 9, 1980.
Those accustomed to cartoon-like depictions of Joseph Ratzinger as a “reactionary” might be surprised by this description.
Obama folds, as MoveOn.org remains silent on rich woman in its anti-tax cut ads begging the government to take her money. Is there such a woman?
Could ObamaCare fall victim to an oversight by a congressional aide? Judge Henry Hudson might tell us as much before the month is over.
Our political class has at last recognized that multiculturalism is a recipe for disaster.
How the Obama stimulus bill sabotaged Obama school reform.
And it comes in at 3,562. Montana Senate candidate Steve Daines will explain.
The U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom has released its annual report.
A few warm moments on a cold stimulus weekend.
The continuing madness of centralized economics.
Latest Federal Reserve predictions suggest a bleaker next two years than anticipated.
A politically correct Narnia, coming soon to a theater or cultural center near you.
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?