Benedict, what have you wrought?

by Ilana Mercer -- In the wake of America's week-long, Pope Francis bacchanalia, a few column titles suggest themselves: "Benedict, What Have You Wrought?" "The Global-Village Idiot." "Lady Di of The Papacy." more…

Donald vs. Fox News: A just war for liberty

by Ilana Mercer -- Bless Donald Trump. Inadvertently, by just being Donald, Mr. Trump has delivered more good news to liberty lovers. In his bid for the presidency, Mr. Trump is not more…

Trump's good for the English language

by Ilana Mercer -- WHEN IN THE U.S., SPEAK ENGLISH. Donald Trump's retort to Jeb Bush's rattling off in Spanish on the campaign trail conjures an old joke told in the Israel more…

'Gun violence'? No! Goon violence

by Ilana Mercer -- For a short while, the thing called "gun violence" was uppermost in the minds of the blabbering class. Two lovely young people, Alison Parker (news reporter) and Adam more…

Megyn, Jorge and a Reaganesque Trump

by Ilana Mercer -- Donald Trump's brusque, plainspoken manner masks a fierce intelligence that should not be underestimated. Myself, I had experienced a momentary lapse in judgment with respect to the quality more…

Trump vs. political & media hookworms

by Ilana Mercer -- Working people warm to Donald Trump. He appeals to a good segment of real Americans. The circle jerk of power brokers that is American media, however, lacks the more…

Does McCain owe mea culpa to POWs & MIAs?

by Ilana Mercer -- "It's the beginning of the end for Donald Trump." "It disqualifies him as a presidential candidate." "This is the end of his run." So crowed the political operatives more…