The Coddling of Boko Haram

Throughout her tenure as SecState, Hillary Clinton refused requests by Congress and several federal agencies designate Boko Haram a terrorist group. Obama and Hillary have allowed Boko Harem and ISIS to grow, under their lack of leadership. Intelligent Conservatives, Read On: Hillary Clinton And The Obama Administration’s Coddling Of Boko Haram | RedState

Cool It

However, the greatest immorality of all concerns the masses in the developing world. It is excellent that, in so many parts of the developing world — the so-called emerging economies — economic growth is now firmly on the march, as they belatedly put in place the sort of economic policy framework that brought prosperity to […]

The Adolescent President

The rhetorical excesses of Barack Obama. Recently, Barack Obama — a Demosthenes determined to elevate our politics from coarseness to elegance, a Pericles sent to ameliorate our rhetorical impoverishment — spoke at the University of Michigan. He came to that very friendly venue — in 2012, he received 67 percent of the vote in Ann […]

1970 Earth Day Failed Predictions

“Air pollution… is certainly going to take hundreds of thousands of lives in the next few years alone.” Paul Ehrlich, Stanford University biologist“The world has been chilling sharply for about twenty years. If present trends continue, the world will be about four degrees colder for the global mean temperature in 1990, but eleven degrees colder […]

Influence of the New York Times on Editors

To illustrate: how could I, as a partisan newspaper editor and staff, guide the opinions and stance of my readers? — I could ignore a story, which would convey a lack of relevance to the issue: if inquiries were made, I’d note that there are many newsworthy events in our city, nation and world but we […]

Recreational Marijuana Linked to Brain Changes

Casual pot smoking may be linked to changes in brain areas involved in motivation, emotion, and addiction. And the more joints smoked, the greater the brain changes. From Forbes: Adding to earlier evidence that marijuana may be linked to lasting neurological changes, a new study in the Journal of Neuroscience today finds that even casual pot smoking may have […]