More Huckabee hokum

by Ilana Mercer -- First off, although conspicuously absent, Rep. Tom Tancredo was the unsung hero of the presidential "debate" that was sponsored by the Spanish-language television network Univision. Based in the more…

What the CAIR bear teaches about Islam

by Ilana Mercer -- "I am just an ordinary middle-aged primary school teacher" is how the teddy-bear teacher, Gillian Gibbons, described herself. In the age of compulsive self-actualization, and with women "doing more…

'Redacted': De Palma tells the truth

by Ilana Mercer -- Tinseltown pictures are not what they used to be. Scripts nowadays are suffused with politically correct clich?s. Activism has replaced acting. Good stories have been supplanted by sermons. more…

Erasing the Afrikaner nation

by Ilana Mercer -- CNN's Kyra Phillips has led her viewers to believe that dangling a noose – an impolite and impolitic form of expression – is a hate crime; a black more…

Support the draft

by Ilana Mercer -- Support the draft … for politicians and bureaucrats. Those involved in statecraft recently came out in force to complain about being forced to serve the State in tough more…

Huck's for Huck – Paul's for America

by Ilana Mercer -- Phyllis Schlafly, conservatism's "first lady," had this to say about presidential candidate and former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee: "He destroyed the conservative movement in Arkansas and left the more…

The Gore Gospel: Act globally, trash locally

by Ilana Mercer -- Environmentalists have always considered population growth as the sine qua non of environmental degradation. "Save the planet – commit suicide" is a popular bumper sticker that captures the more…

Disentangling the Coulter/Deutsch dust-up

by Ilana Mercer -- "The secret to becoming a successful right-wing columnist," quipped Canadian conservative Kevin Michael Grace, "is to echo the mob while complimenting yourself on your daring. That's all there more…

Bush betrays the Kurds

by Ilana Mercer -- Turkish "lawmakers voted 507 to 19 to give Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan permission to order strategic strikes or large-scale invasions of Iraq for a one-year period," the more…

Ron Paul's electability

by Ilana Mercer -- About one thing Mike Huckabee is right (OK, maybe two): The presidential hopeful told Chris Matthews that if Republicans want to win the 2008 election, they must nominate more…