Apr 21, 2017
The debate over the death penalty can be infuriatingly dishonest.
Consider the April 17 broadcast of Fox News Channel's "Special Report with Bret Baier" (a show on which I am an occasional commentator).
Apr 19, 2017
Conversely, the first 100 days are supposed to be a time of big domestic legislative achievements. Instead, they've looked more like the lame-duck period of a president's second term.
Apr 14, 2017
This might sound familiar. But that quote comes from 30 years ago. Then-New York Times reporter Steven Roberts was writing about the great battle between the Republican establishment types and the true-believing conservatives who'd been with Reagan for decades.
Apr 13, 2017
As fate would have it, Hillary Clinton spoke at last month's Hillary Rodham Clinton Awards for Advancing Women in Peace and Security, where she emphasized the importance of peace, of women and of women in peace.
Apr 11, 2017
On Monday, Tillerson said at an event in Italy, "We rededicate ourselves to holding to account any and all who commit crimes against the innocents anywhere in the world." Taken literally, that would make America the global sheriff.
Apr 7, 2017
During his campaign, Trump rightly excoriated Obama for squandering American credibility. But Trump also repeatedly insisted that America would not get involved in conflicts that weren't any of our business.
Apr 5, 2017
The conservative commentariat is full of suggestions these days for how Donald Trump can salvage his first 100 days.
Mar 31, 2017
I've heard numerous versions of this story, but I'll go with the one reportedly told by Dr. Abraham Twerski, a renowned psychiatrist and Orthodox rabbi. (I've trimmed and paraphrased it a bit.)