Hillary Clinton Is No Barbra Streisand

Hillary Clinton Is No Barbra Streisand

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Streisand supports Clinton with unwarranted grievance In her essay “Sexism in American Politics,” Barbra Streisand has written (or had ghostwritten) the sweeping and quite false claim that Hillary Clinton is “held to a pernicious double standard” only because she’s a woman, a claim that Streisand fails to support with any […]

Who Killed Antonin Scalia?

Who Killed Antonin Scalia?

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit Unofficially, as his family knew, Antonin Scalia was old, unwell, and frail The official version of Associate Justice Antonin Scalia’s death at a remote Texas luxury resort during the night of February 12-13 is that he died of natural causes, in bed alone and without any witness, time […]

The U.S. Has 4 Options For Dealing With ISIS

The U.S. Has 4 Options For Dealing With ISIS

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit U.S. options in dealing with Islamic State (ISIS, ISIL, Daesh, etc.) In the abstract, the US has four broad options for dealing with the Islamic State (ISIS), which now more or less controls most of eastern Syria and northern Iraq, much of it uninhabitable. From this base, ISIS […]

Are Most Americans Still Afraid to Be Unafraid?

Are Most Americans Still Afraid to Be Unafraid?

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit “Priority number one is protecting the American people and going after terrorist networks. Both al Qaeda and now ISIL pose a direct threat to our people, because in today’s world, even a handful of terrorists who place no value on human life, including their own, can do a […]

Environmental Terrorists Meet in Paris

Environmental Terrorists Meet in Paris

Share on Facebook Twitter Google+ E-mail Reddit World “leaders” hold world hostage, no release seen soon as environmental terrorists meet in Paris. Maybe that sub-head is too bleak, maybe it’s unjustified, maybe there is an invisible political will to survive more than the next fiscal quarter or election. If COP21, the UN climate conference that […]