Commentary

Rich Galen | September 18, 2014 | 4:40 AM
Whether or not he truly believes airpower alone will accomplish the "degrading and ultimate destruction" of ISIL, the odd-coupling of the anti-war Left and the isolationist Right against another drawn out military engagement in the region makes committing to - or even suggesting - the use of ground forces politically impossible.
Ben Shapiro | September 18, 2014 | 4:37 AM
Teaching respect for women begins with ensuring that solid male influences models fill the lives of young men — men who respect women, cherish them, treasure them, and believe in protecting them. This is an unpopular stance, because it suggests that boys require men to raise them. Which they do.
James Madison | September 17, 2014 | 4:36 PM
AMONG the numerous advantages promised by a well-constructed Union, none deserves to be more accurately developed than its tendency to break and control the violence of faction.
Alexander Hamilton | September 17, 2014 | 3:13 PM
A FIRM Union will be of the utmost moment to the peace and liberty of the States, as a barrier against domestic faction and insurrection.
David Azerrad | September 17, 2014 | 2:23 PM
The Constitution turns 227 years old today. To “celebrate” the occasion, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev, tried to gut the First Amendment.
Avik Roy | September 17, 2014 | 11:22 AM
Democrats are trumpeting preliminary estimates indicating that premiums on Obamacare’s insurance exchanges will rise modestly, on average, in 2015. These early indications have led to a peculiar type of crowing from Obamacare supporters: “See, Obamacare isn’t collapsing!” And it’s true: Obamacare isn’t collapsing.
Charlotte Florance | September 17, 2014 | 10:24 AM
President Obama announced today additional efforts to contain the Ebola outbreak in West Africa. The Ebola crisis has been ongoing for more than six months. Here are answers to your questions.
Sarah Torre | September 17, 2014 | 9:56 AM
Throughout debate and final passage of Obamacare, the president and liberal allies in Congress assured the American people that the expansive healthcare law would not fund elective abortions.
Terence P. Jeffrey | September 17, 2014 | 4:41 AM
So far, if measured by household income, the 21st century has not been a good one for the United States of America.
L. Brent Bozell III | September 17, 2014 | 4:36 AM
Obama looks much more like Jimmy Carter than Ronald Reagan. Even Obama's natural allies don't see a titan in the White House.
Michelle Malkin | September 17, 2014 | 4:33 AM
Thanks to laptop recruitment, reckless visa policies and homegrown treachery, the U.S.-based jihad export-import business is and has been thriving.
Robert Rector | September 16, 2014 | 12:16 PM
Today, the U.S. Census Bureau will release its annual report on poverty. This report is noteworthy because this year marks the 50th anniversary of President Lyndon Johnson’s launch of the War on Poverty.
Lindsey Burke | September 16, 2014 | 11:47 AM
College football is back, to the delight of students and alumni across the country. But between the touchdowns and the tailgating, student debt continues to grow, saddling graduates with loan burdens before they even have a chance to begin their careers.
Nicole Kaeding | September 16, 2014 | 11:20 AM
The House of Representatives is set to vote to keep the federal government’s doors open for the next several months. The plan, however, is a disappointing grab-bag of provisions. Instead of tackling the country’s pending fiscal crisis, the House’s Continuing Resolution (CR) punts, saving much-needed reforms for another day.
Charlie Daniels | September 16, 2014 | 10:44 AM
The term “E Pluribus Unum” appears on American currency and other official places of prominence around America. It’s a Latin phrase that means “out of many, one,” which, of course, implies that, out of the many diverse peoples who make up the population of the United States, we all come together under one banner or flag to become one when our commitment of patriotism is concerned.
Sarah Torre | September 16, 2014 | 9:31 AM
The right to live, work and worship according to one’s faith is a freedom foundational to the United States. Many of the first settlers, having faced religious persecution in England, sought a place where they could freely worship and live according to their conscience without interference from the government.
Patrick J. Buchanan | September 16, 2014 | 4:53 AM
The decomposition of the nations of Old Europe is the triumph of tribalism over transnationalism. Secessionism is ablaze all over the world.
Walter E. Williams | September 16, 2014 | 4:49 AM
Much of the Muslim world is at war with Western civilization. There's no question that the West has the military might to thwart radical Islam's agenda. The question up for grabs is whether we have the intelligence to recognize the attack and the will to defend ourselves from annihilation.
Emily Minick | September 15, 2014 | 5:25 PM
Open enrollment for Obamacare, beginning on November 15th, is rapidly approaching. This means time is running out for hopes that transparency will be brought to abortion coverage in Obamacare plans on the exchanges.
Arina Grossu | September 15, 2014 | 5:03 PM
Open enrollment for Obamacare is right around the corner. With a November 15 start date, Americans deserve to know whether the plans they're considering on the insurance exchange cover elective abortion and if so, how much they are paying for the abortion coverage, and how the abortion surcharge will be billed.

Syndicated Columns

September 18, 2014
Teaching respect for women begins with ensuring that solid male influences models fill the lives of young men — men who respect women, cherish them, treasure them, and believe in protecting them. This is an unpopular stance, because it suggests that boys require men to raise them. Which they do.
September 17, 2014
So far, if measured by household income, the 21st century has not been a good one for the United States of America.
September 12, 2014
"If you see something, say something." That's what our homeland security apparatchiks incessantly preach. But 13 years after the 9/11 attacks, the freedom to warn is in danger, and vigilant whistleblowers are under fire.
September 17, 2014
Obama looks much more like Jimmy Carter than Ronald Reagan. Even Obama's natural allies don't see a titan in the White House.
September 17, 2014
Obama looks much more like Jimmy Carter than Ronald Reagan. Even Obama's natural allies don't see a titan in the White House.
September 17, 2014
Thanks to laptop recruitment, reckless visa policies and homegrown treachery, the U.S.-based jihad export-import business is and has been thriving.
September 16, 2014
The decomposition of the nations of Old Europe is the triumph of tribalism over transnationalism. Secessionism is ablaze all over the world.
September 16, 2014
Much of the Muslim world is at war with Western civilization. There's no question that the West has the military might to thwart radical Islam's agenda. The question up for grabs is whether we have the intelligence to recognize the attack and the will to defend ourselves from annihilation.
September 15, 2014
I know there is a lot going on in the world, but I want to spend today on the concept known as Net Neutrality.
September 18, 2014
Whether or not he truly believes airpower alone will accomplish the "degrading and ultimate destruction" of ISIL, the odd-coupling of the anti-war Left and the isolationist Right against another drawn out military engagement in the region makes committing to - or even suggesting - the use of ground forces politically impossible.