Will this cause GOP to 'go down in flames'?

by Diana West -- Prediction: If the GOP establishment doesn't follow Republican Rep. Todd Akin's example with a big, fat apology – to Akin – the whole party goes down in flames more…

Handing Muslim extremists the house keys

by Diana West -- Two weeks ago, I wrote about the handful of House Republicans, led by Rep. Michele Bachmann of Minnesota, who sent letters in June to inspectors general at five more…

Phony document gives birth to a cover-up

by Diana West -- I'm sorry to report that the substantive findings of the latest press conference held by Maricopa County, Ariz., Sheriff Joe Arpaio's Cold Case Posse will not be appearing more…

House GOP questions Muslim Brotherhood's power

by Diana West -- Be alarmed: The U.S. government continues to be "advised by organizations and individuals that the U.S. government itself has identified in federal courts as fronts for the international more…

More American betrayal of Israel

by Diana West -- The Washington Free Beacon reported this week on the continuing omission of Israel from a U.S.-sponsored organization called the Global Counterterrorism Forum (GCTF). At a recent forum meeting more…

Ever-Bigger-Government America

by Diana West -- After nearly four days without power following the freak storm that left millions in the mid-Atlantic states in the dark, one thing I could do when the electricity more…

Did Nora Ephron liberate or debase women?

by Diana West -- With so many assaults on the boundaries of governance and sovereignty in the news lately, reflecting on the career of writer and Hollywood director Nora Ephron, who died more…

Obama: Political phoenix?

by Diana West -- Are we watching the meltdown of Barack Obama, soon to become a radioactive pile from which voters will run come November? Or are we instead witnessing the stirrings more…

Has the culture killed character and fidelity?

by Diana West -- Does "character" count? How about the more archaic notion of "reputation"? Not in the Obama administration, now standing tall behind what in Washington parlance is called the "troubled" more…