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Suzanne Fields - Fri Aug 12

We're all children of our histories. Some of us become victims, others reactors and rebels. Some of us just keep putting one foot in front of the other. Commemorations, celebrations and memorials become important, documenting what is, what was and what might have been. ... more

Humberto Fontova - Fri Aug 5

Given the success of Castro’s recruitment of U.S. agents of influence, the line between his propaganda apparatchiks and the blathering from the Democratic/MSM complex has always been blurred to the point of invisibility. ... more

Rachel Marsden - Tue Jul 19

"Some argue that Obama is merely a victim who was in the wrong place at the wrong time when the till ran empty." ... more

Robert Knight - Thu Jul 7

During this past July 4th weekend, Americans rightly celebrated American Exceptionalism and our hard-won freedom from European dominance. ... more

Jack Bouroudjian - Tue Jul 5

The national budget must be balanced. The public debt must be reduced; the arrogance of the authorities must be moderated and controlled. Payments to foreign governments must be reduced, if the nation doesn't want to go bankrupt. People must again learn to work, instead of living on public assistance. -Cicero ... more

Austin Bay - Wed Jun 29

What links the Arab Spring rebellions with political agitation in China and at least another five dozen simmering or emerging crises? ... more

Jackie Gingrich Cushman - Thu Mar 31

Less than a month after an assassination attempt on his life, Reagan spoke to a joint session of Congress regarding his economic plan. ... more

Armstrong Williams - Wed Mar 30

There’s a relatively new collection of essays making its way around Washington circles asking a provocative question that, I’m sure, many have acted out in their own personal lives yet never really pondered what it meant — a book entitled, "Is the Internet Changing the Way You Think?" ... more

Cal Thomas - Tue Mar 29

If there were an award for stating the obvious when it comes to the Middle East, it would go to The New York Times. On its front page last Friday, the newspaper ran a story headlined, "Muslim Group is Rising Force in New Egypt." ... more

Michael Gerson - Mon Mar 21

President Obama's decision to participate in the air campaign against Moammar Gaddafi's regime is a vast improvement over previous policy, a victory for human rights idealists within the administration, and the application of an important international standard known as "the responsibility to protect." ... more

Michael Barone - Mon Feb 14

It looks like 2/11/11 will go down in history with 11/9/89, not 6/4/89. 6/4/89 is when the Chinese military obeyed orders to massacre protesters in Tiananmen Square; 11/9/89 is when East German leaders announced the opening of the Berlin Wall and declined to order border guards to shoot the Berliners who began dismantling the barrier that had stood for 28 years. ... more

Austin Bay - Wed Feb 9

This week, the Pentagon published a national military strategy document, its first revision since 2004. The National Military Strategy, 2011" (NMS 2011) begins with the assertion that the U.S. has reached a "strategic inflection point." ... more

Robert Knight - Tue Feb 8

Years ago, when I was a Media Fellow at the Hoover Institution at Stanford University, I got to sit down with Martin Anderson, one of Ronald Reagan’s closest advisers. ... more

Janice Shaw Crouse - Sun Feb 6

Former President Ronald Reagan’s centennial is just around the corner--February 6, the date of this year’s Super Bowl Sunday. It is appropriate to review some of the reasons for his greatness. ... more

Janice Shaw Crouse - Thu Feb 3

Former President Ronald Reagan’s centennial is just around the corner — February 6, the date of this year’s Super Bowl Sunday. It is appropriate to review some of the reasons for his greatness. ... more

Jackie Gingrich Cushman - Thu Feb 3

This Sunday will mark the 100th birthday of Ronald Reagan. ... more

Humberto Fontova - Wed Jan 5

Newsweek magazine just hailed Cuba among “The Best Countries in the World,” quality-of-lifewise. ... more

Michael Reagan - Thu Dec 9

Poland's only hope of continuing to be free and safe is the United States of America, but it appears that Barack Obama is once again throwing our friends under the bus simply to make nice with Russia and Putin by pushing a new START treaty. ... more

Jonah Goldberg - Wed Dec 1

Even if you're supportive of Obama's foreign policy efforts, the WikiLeaks dump is a bigger deal than the know-it-alls are suggesting. ... more