Arab Spring on Townhall

Brent Bozell - Wed Jan 9

The liberal media have spent 12 years feeling sorry for Al Gore. The Man Who Should Have Won in 2000 has had megatons of positive publicity dumped on him, hailing him as the "Goracle." They cheered as leftists honored him with the Nobel Peace Prize and gave an Oscar to his filmed eco-sermon, "An Inconvenient Truth." ... more

Steve Chapman - Sun Dec 23

Meteorologists know seasons are predictable. In the weather world, spring is always followed by summer. But the political world is different. Spring can proceed to summer, or it can lead to a sudden onset of winter. ... more

Jacob Sullum - Wed Oct 24

A year before Mitt Romney picked him as a running mate, Paul Ryan gave a speech in which he discussed the promise and peril of the Arab Spring. More generally, Ryan said, "American policy should be tempered by a healthy humility about the extent of our power to control events in other regions." ... more

Mallory Carr - Fri Oct 19

Jeff Carter - Sun Sep 16

Obama and his administration are blaming a movie. But, they should be blaming themselves. ... more

Pat Buchanan - Fri Sep 14

Is it not long past time to do a cost-benefit analysis of our involvement in the Middle and Near East? ... more

Oliver North - Fri Sep 14

The storming of the U.S. Embassy in Cairo and the brutal murders of U.S. Ambassador Chris Stevens and three other Americans at the U.S. Consulate in Benghazi, Libya, produced chaos this week in the so-called mainstream media. ... more

Debra J. Saunders - Thu Sep 13

They don't fear us, and they don't respect us. That's the only message you can take away from an Egyptian mob's attack on the U.S. Embassy in Cairo during which rioters scaled embassy walls and tore down the American flag on the anniversary of the 9/11 attacks. ... more

Michael Youssef - Wed Sep 12

With yesterday’s storming of American diplomatic offices in Egypt and Libya, the world is now watching the true colors of Islamists—something that those of us with experience have known all along. Unfortunately the Obama administration has been doggedly colorblind to the Islamists’ true colors. ... more

Rick Berman - Mon May 28

Revolutions are not easy. That’s the lesson of the Arab Spring, where the forces of retrenchment have dug in their heels after the uprisings’ promising beginnings. ... more