One nation under inflation

by Ilana Mercer -- The EU Commission president, a chap called Jose Manuel Barroso, told PBS's Jeffrey Brown, on Nov. 28, that the European suprastate is not quite up to American statist more…

Fox News and its truth deniers

by Ilana Mercer -- The dueling-perspectives political panel is compatible with the aims of CNN, MSNBC and the other progressive broadcasters. Here is how it works: You invite a member of the more…

In defense of Jacko's doctor

by Ilana Mercer -- What a difference a few years can make. In July of 2005, cable TV's crusaders wanted that frail stick figure, Michael Jackson, locked away forever. Jackson was a more…

The sequel to 'Suicide of a Superpower'

by Ilana Mercer -- Whites will become a minority in 2042 and will fall to 46 percent of the population by 2050, comprising only 38 percent of U.S. population under 18. So more…

Murder on her mind

by Ilana Mercer -- "We came, we saw, he died," cackled Hillary Rodham Clinton. The gorgon who heads Caesar's State Department was gripped by a paroxysm of joy when a CBS News more…

Rick gets rabid, Ron Paul endures

by Ilana Mercer -- CNN must be desperate for the ratings the network receives whenever it hosts a Republican presidential debate. As moderator of the Tea Party Debate in Tampa, Fla., last more…

America's angelic O.J.

by Ilana Mercer -- The conviction of America's sweetart du jour, Amanda Knox, was overturned this month. Based on O.J.-like evidence, Knox was convicted of murdering her British roommate. The vicious and more…

Can the Incredible Hulk strike at socialism?

by Ilana Mercer -- New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie may be planning to join the Republican presidential thrust and "Perry." Toward the end of his address on Tuesday, at the Reagan Library, more…

All burglars are home invaders

by Ilana Mercer -- On July 23, 2007, two men were apprehended at the scene of a crime – the Petit family home in Cheshire, Conn. The culprits were Joshua Komisarjevsky and more…