Editor’s note: This weekend we reach deeper into the mailbag for a smattering of your views on a bunch of different issues. Let’s lead off with observations... Read More The post We Hear You: Obamacare and ‘Progress in Wrong Direction’ appeared first on The Daily Signal.
In order to make the deadliest ideology of the 20th century palatable to young Americans, “Communism for Kids” is coming to a bookstore near you.... Read More The post ‘Communism for Kids’ Turns Deadly Ideology Into a Fairy Tale appeared first on The Daily Signal.
This week, a dispute over playground surfaces in Missouri made its way to the Supreme Court. At question was the constitutionality of a provision in... Read More The post What This Supreme Court Case Could Mean for School Choice appeared first on The Daily Signal.
With France going to the polls in the first round of its presidential elections on Sunday, this long, reflective piece by Chris Caldwell in City Journal is well worth your time. Indeed it would be worth your time even if there was no vote tomorrow. Some extracts ought to make clear why (my emphasis added): [E]conomic opportunities for those unable to prosper […]
Charles Krauthammer argued that the Iran nuclear deal allows for a weapon to be developed since only one part of the process is even being delayed at all, and the inspections are too weak to seriously impede Iran: There is no contradiction whatsoever in our position. You need three things to develop a usable nuclear weapon. No. 1, you need the fissile materi […]
Russia’s crackdown on religious activity took a major step forward this week as the Justice Ministry banned Jehovah’s Witnesses. Russia has steadily curtailed rights to evangelize in recent years, but this move signals their commitment to aggressively policing private religious activity. The Russian supreme court ruled that Jehovah’s Witnesses amount to an “ […]
Critics of Donald Trump’s approach to campaigning for the White House have every reason to claim vindication. In the transition from campaigning to governing, this ...The post Coming to Grips with WikiLeaks appeared first on Commentary Magazine.
I was beginning to feel a little sorry for campus boycott activists. After all, if any year was going to be their year, it was ...The post A Pathetic 2017 for BDS appeared first on Commentary Magazine.
“There are a lot of people who have Democratic values who may not see themselves as a Democrat,” confessed Democratic National Committee Vice Chairman Michael ...The post The Democratic Party: A Brand in Crisis appeared first on Commentary Magazine.