Obama turns deaf ear to martyrs' cries

by Benjamin Shapiro -- Somewhere in the dark, unknown blotch that is North Korea, there is a young man bent beneath a heavy burden. He is dozens of pounds underweight, fed on more…

Litmus tests fit for a liar

by Benjamin Shapiro -- Soon-to-be Justice Sonia Sotomayor will sail through her Senate confirmation hearings this week, barring some sort of implosion. Republican senators are afraid to vote against her, lest they more…

Congress full of Michael Jackson wannabes

by Benjamin Shapiro -- Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., and Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, D-Nev., promised Americans that when they took over Congress in 2006, they'd restore accountability and more…

Obama's America-last government

by Benjamin Shapiro -- I'm not much for conspiracies. I'm not a black-helicopter guy. I don't believe that a shadowy military-industrial complex controls the government. I don't think the North American Free more…

Myths, lies and stupidity about health care

by Benjamin Shapiro -- President Barack Obama's health care plan, we are told, will spend $1 trillion over the next 10 years. But since trillion is the new billion, Americans aren't supposed more…

BHO: Looking for love in all the wrong places

by Benjamin Shapiro -- President Barack Obama's ego is like an agitated puppy: it requires constant attention and a good deal of petting. Fortunately for Obama, world leaders recognize his insecurities and more…

The liberal war on science

by Benjamin Shapiro -- Liberals pretend to be the advocates for science. President Barack Obama has repeatedly portrayed himself as the world's leading advocate for scientific progress; in fact, he has consistently more…

Obama makes everyone sacrifice but himself

by Benjamin Shapiro -- Let us compare two historical situations. One took place several thousand years ago. The other took place on Monday. According to legend, during the 13th century B.C., there more…

So much for the end of race in politics

by Benjamin Shapiro -- Yesterday, President Barack Obama nominated 2nd U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals Judge Sonia Sotomayor, 54, a graduate of Yale Law School and a liberal rewriter of the Constitution, more…