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Anti-Blasphemy Laws Are Blasphemous

 

The profane long has coexisted with the sacred. During earlier ages the secular authorities often sought to protect established faiths by punishing blasphemy. Even where organized religion is dying, the rule sometimes lives on. In October Ireland will vote on whether to eliminate a clause banning blasphemy from its constitution. The provision, and the corresponding […]

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Separation Anxiety

 

Washington It’s June and the crush of undocumented immigrants at the U.S. border with Mexico has hit a crisis point. Government officials are housing migrants in tents and separating some children from their parents. Tens of thousands of unaccompanied minors attempt to cross the southern border; some 90,000 are expected to be apprehended by year’s […]

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Mueller’s Concord Mismanagement Is Convulsing

 

On February 16, 2018, Special Counsel Robert Mueller obtained a federal indictment of 13 Russian nationals and 3 Russian companies for conspiring to wage “information warfare” by “impairing, obstructing, and defeating the lawful functions of the United States by dishonest means in order to enable Defendants to interfere with U.S. political processes, including the 2016 […]

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The Buried Lede of the Inspector General’s Report

 

Buried in Inspector General (IG) Michael Horowitz’s report on the Clinton email investigation lies a disturbing passage concerning information obtained by the FBI alleging that Attorney General Loretta Lynch attempted to put her thumb on the scales of justice to exonerate Hillary Clinton. “Comey said that he also was concerned about an issue specific to […]

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Reader Mail: Senator Patrick Leahy Responds to Brandon Weichert

 

Re: Brandon J. Weichert, “Repeal the Leahy Law”: To The Editor: In “Realism in foreign policy is undercut by utopian gestures” (6/12/18), Brandon Weichert argues that the Leahy laws should be repealed. My first suggestion is that he read the laws, which are as concise as they are clear, because either he has not done […]

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Liberals Play Dumb on Obama Immigration Policies

 

When asked why they weren’t outraged at the treatment of illegal immigrants under Obama, liberals generally offer a common response along the lines of “I didn’t know it was happening.” Even California Democratic Senator Dianne Feinstein played the ignorance card, telling CNN: “…I didn’t really know enough about it at that time enough to focus […]

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Hillary’s Fiends in High Places

 

The only government that we know with certainty colluded with a campaign in 2016 was Obama’s — figures across his administration, both high and low, were using their power to help Hillary and hurt Trump. She had plants at the Justice Department, one of whom was giving her campaign chairman updates on the email probe […]

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Antifa Doxxes 1,600 ICE Agents

 

The hyper-violent left-wingers of Antifa are now targeting employees of U.S. Customs and Immigration Enforcement (ICE) by publishing their personal information online as part of their escalating war against the Trump administration. This invasion of privacy took place as about a dozen Antifa allies from the neo-communist group Democratic Socialists of America (DSA) harassed Department […]

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Leaving the UN Human Wrongs Council

 

Three riddles: 1. A Catholic priest, a Protestant pastor, and a Rabbi walk into a bar. What do you call such a bar? Answer: You call it what it is — a bar. 2. In a class of 397 medical students, what do you call the student who has the lowest passing grade? Answer: You […]

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The Children’s Crisis Isn’t Working

 

Did you see the Rasmussen poll out Thursday on the media kerfuffle about illegal immigrant kids at the border? If you haven’t, here’s what it said… Most voters blame the parents of the separated children at the border for the latest illegal immigration crisis, not the federal government. When families are arrested and separated after […]

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