Blogs

  • The Genocide Libel

    In order to justify killing Jews, Jew-haters throughout history made up libels about the Jews that were so awful that they justified, at least for the Jew-hater, the mass murder of Jews. The charge that the Jews of every age — not just some Jews at one time — killed…

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  • Sloppy Language Breeds Sloppy Thinking On Media

    Sloppy Language Breeds Sloppy Thinking On Media

    A near-universal mistake in language makes a big contribution to a common mistake in our culture – and both mistakes ought to be corrected if we mean to speak more properly and to comprehend our society more accurately. From Barack Obama to Rush Limbaugh, nearly everyone treats the word “media”…

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  • “Waiting For Hillary To Implode?” by Clark Judge

    The weekly column from Clark Judge: Waiting For Hillary To Implode? by Clark S. Judge: managing director, White House Writers Group, Inc.; chairman, Pacific Research Institute Last Saturday, the Washington Post (http://wapo.st/1ntGSZf) reported that California governor Jerry Brown is contemplating a White House run. What is going on here? We…

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  • Cash Nickerson – Rebecca Costa

    Cash Nickerson – Rebecca Costa

    Cash Nickerson has been President and CEO of PDS Tech, Inc., which is the fourth largest engineering and IT staffing firm in the United States, for 10 years. He has held several other executive and legal positions in his career including serving as an attorney and marketing executive for Union…

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  • PITY CAN’T TRUMP COMMON SENSE

    PITY CAN’T TRUMP COMMON SENSE

    It's a basic rule of human nature: if you reward bad behavior, you'll get more of it. That's why pity can't trump common sense regarding thousands of children arriving in our country illegally. If we welcome them with benefits of this compassionate society, we'll draw millions more expecting similar treatment.…

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  • LIBERALS, MORAL ABSOLUTES, AND THE MIDDLE EAST

    LIBERALS, MORAL ABSOLUTES, AND THE MIDDLE EAST

    A big majority of Americans say Israel is justified in its response to Hamas, but a CNN/ORC poll shows revealing ideological differences in attitudes toward the Middle East. Among Republicans, 73% stand with Israel, and with Independents that support hits 56%. But among Democrats only a minority—45%—feels the Jewish state…

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  • Is There a Russian Conscience? A European?

    When I was a graduate student at Columbia University's Russian Institute, there was a great debate: Was the communist Soviet Union an organic Russian development or was it largely a cancer imposed on it? Those who held the organic view argued that the change from czar to commissar was only…

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