Women's issues hiding humanity's problem

by Diana West -- You may have missed it, but March 8 was International Women's Day, a holiday unconnected to a religious rite or person, and with no national or even seasonal more…

Buzzwords hide truth of Ukraine coup

by Diana West -- Reading as widely on Ukraine as possible, I kept wondering why the story wasn't making sense. Then I realized the buzzwords used to tell the story weren't adding more…

CPAC's Muslim Brotherhood problem

by Diana West -- As thousands of conservatives from across the country gather outside Washington, D.C., this week for the annual CPAC conference, they get to see and cheer on their favorite more…

A nation of laws, not men, must impeach Obama

by Diana West -- One of the hats I wear is that of Washington correspondent for Dispatch International, a European weekly newspaper co-edited by Danish journalist and historian Lars Hedegaard. The name more…

To the Marine Corps: Let Sgt. Hutchins go

by Diana West -- I can't believe I'm writing these words: Marine Sgt. Lawrence Hutchins III is going on trial – again. Twice, Hutchins' conviction by a military court martial for unpremeditated more…

Obama counterinsurgency strategy's fall guy?

by Diana West -- Excuse me while I defend President Obama. To be sure, this doesn't happen often, if at all. But this Robert Gates story, whipping through Washington like wildfire, feels more…

Happy birthday, Chairman Mao?

by Diana West -- The reporting on China's commemoration of the 120th birthday of Mao Zedong all seemed to come from the same angle. Festivities were "understated" (Associated Press). Events were "scaled more…