Don't believe Michelle Obama

by Ilana Mercer -- Michelle Obama will travel to South Africa later this month. The first lady's trip coincides with the release of my new book, "Into the Cannibal's Pot: Lessons For more…

Economic Apocalypse Now

by Ilana Mercer -- The notion that not raising the debt ceiling must necessarily result in the U.S. defaulting on its debt is nonsensical. In so asserting, Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner is more…

Mobocracy vs. monarchy

by Ilana Mercer -- Prince William and Kate Middleton began their married life on April 29, 2011. Osama bin Laden's life was terminated on May 2, 2011. On the Friday, the world more…

Is Ron Paul good for Israel?

by Ilana Mercer -- In 2007, the Ron Paul presidential campaign commissioned a short position piece from me concerning the congressman and Israel. In discussion with Dr. Paul's then-campaign managers, I had more…

This is who we are

by Ilana Mercer -- The Arab street erupts in atavistic displays when Americans or Israelis are eliminated. The American street is not that different. Our adversaries hand out sweets when we die; more…

The titan is tired

by Ilana Mercer -- From the Middle East comes news that Hamas and Fatah have united to forge a national-unity thugocracy in Gaza and the West Bank. We in the West can more…

Pleasure me – now!

by Ilana Mercer -- Our society revolves around the pleasure principle. Unless something is pleasurable, it excites suspicion and is deemed unworthy of pursuit. This is one reason so many American youngsters more…

You can't fix stupid

by Ilana Mercer -- How stupid is President Barack Hussein Obama? Let me count the ways. Judging from the philosophical pose he struck during Wednesday's "debt-reduction" address, the president is so stupid more…

Libya: A war of the womb

by Ilana Mercer -- In an article titled "Samantha Power Goes to War," Tom Hayden exposes the ideological underpinnings of Barack Obama's war. Power, "special assistant to the president and member of more…