Bergdahl swap: Immoral, illegal, effective

by Barry Farber -- During World War II, the Nazis, at that time deep within the Soviet Union, discovered to their delight that they had just captured a high-profile prisoner of war. more…

Goodbye right-wingers! I'm a solutionist

by Barry Farber -- Fox News has come up with the best political show on television. It's called "The Political Insiders," and you'll never see an ivory tower, self-proclaimed political "consultant," "strategist" more…

Vote fraud: A serious threat to America

by Barry Farber -- As a commentator, I often revisit that little American girl who asked her father during the Vietnam War, "What if they gave a war and nobody showed up?" more…

America: Where it's dangerous to think

by Barry Farber -- The lynch mob blasted through town amid the cheers and unconditional surrender of all the inhabitants; at least almost all. In their triumphal rage they trashed traditions that more…

Helping Netanyahu with phantasmagoria

by Barry Farber -- When the Palestinian Authority bonfired any possible peace agreement with Israel by partnering with Hamas, which openly calls for destruction of the state of Israel and launched 10,000 more…

The Tet Offensive and Dem distortion

by Barry Farber -- America has one thing backwards: a habit, a mindset that's charming and maybe dangerous. Once, long before the Arab Spring, I landed in Egypt, and en route from more…

Bundy ranch: Victory for the people

by Barry Farber -- At last the weakness of this administration gives us a lot of pride and joy. Those of us watching the unfolding "cattle revolt" didn't know whether we were more…

GOP: What's your plan to prevent vote fraud?

by Barry Farber -- Of course, he's a philosopher. Who else but a philosopher could say what he said? Dockside. Troop ship. Bands, banners, wives, girlfriends, mothers, fathers, sisters and especially proud more…

Obama crows: 'Putin called me!'

by Barry Farber -- OK, they can have me now. Let them come and take me now. It's time to put me on the hog train or shoot me for a billy-goat. more…