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by | Nov 4, 2022

Michael J. Green is what was once called a “China hand” who served in the George W. Bush administration as director for Asian affairs at the National Security Council. He is also the author of a very good book about…

by | Jun 8, 2020

By last Monday, the riots and protests over the death of George Floyd at the hands of Minneapolis police had spread to over 100 American cities. On that day, President Trump gave a short speech in which he castigated the…

by | Mar 1, 2020

Washington In 2010, when Gen. Stanley McChrystal and his aides were quoted in a Rolling Stone piece belittling top officials in President Barack Obama’s administration, including Vice President Joe Biden, the New York Times went into high dudgeon. A Grey…

by | Dec 3, 2017

Washington It’s been another week crammed with President Donald Trump duking it out on Twitter. This week he sparred with Democratic congressional leaders, two national news organizations and even mixed it up with British Prime Minister Theresa May to a…

by | Oct 24, 2017

It is always stunning to see a prominent Leftist exhibit their flat-out racism, blithely unaware. Case in point: MSNBC’s Lawrence O’Donnell. Rushing to patronize a Member of Congress because she is black (not to mention a woman), O’Donnell says this…

by | Oct 22, 2017

Washington Since retired Gen. John Kelly became White House chief of staff, news outlets have portrayed him as the disciplinarian sent to impose order over an unruly President Donald Trump. Kelly rejects that scenario — when it comes to taming,…

by | Aug 2, 2017

Washington Luigi Barzini, my old pal and the author of so many fine books all written from his aerie above Rome — and his finest, The Italians, he wrote in English — once jolted me by saying, “You Americans talk…

by | Jul 31, 2017

Well now that was quick, wasn’t it? Perhaps now Scaramouche will return to the obscurity he so richly deserves. But not to worry, there are things he can do with his time even if he isn’t working at 1600. There are…

by | Jan 31, 2017

It’s hard to get good help, it’s often said. But President Trump has done pretty well so far in this regard. I watched Sean Spicer’s press briefing Tuesday, which was entertaining, informative, and forensically combative. White House Press Secretary Spicer…

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