Left and right bamboozling you on Benghazi

by Ilana Mercer -- "Us against al-Qaida": This has been – still is – the narrowly conceived narrative among neoconservatives. As the politically provincial neoconservative foreign-policy paradigm has it, those were the more…

Quacking over Ducksters as freedoms go poof

by Ilana Mercer -- While the nation fretted over the ouster of one Duckster from the parallel reality of a TV reality show, more of the protections enshrined in the Fourth Amendment more…

'Duck Dynasty': A decoy for dummies

by Ilana Mercer -- I managed to watch 10 torturous minutes of "Duck Dynasty" so as to catch up on the controversy. In the tradition of American pop-theology – light on doctrine, more…

Anti-Federalists prophesied the end of freedom

by Ilana Mercer -- On the eve of the federal convention, and following its adjournment in September of 1787, the Anti-Federalists made the case that the Constitution makers in Philadelphia had exceeded more…