Thank you, Nancy Pelosi

by Ilana Mercer -- The White House is furious that House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has traveled to meet with Syrian President Bashar Assad in Damascus. Assad is not the only Middle-East leader more…

Mugabe, Mbeki, Maliki: They're our boys

by Ilana Mercer -- "Zimbabwe's Opposition Leader Is Seized," blared the New York Times. "Zimbabwe's police have launched a new crackdown on the opposition," the BBC chimed, decrying the arrest of Morgan more…

'Homie has some rings to kiss'

by Ilana Mercer -- Someone sent me a YouTube depiction of a man and woman, both well-dressed, gliding up an escalator. Suddenly the escalator stops working. The man and woman stay put, more…

'300': Not a top pick with metrosexuals

by Ilana Mercer -- The film "300" is based on a comic-book rendition of the epic Battle of Thermopylae (480 B.C.), in which 7,000 Greeks confronted over 260,000 Persians, intent on invading more…

WND and me

by Ilana Mercer -- I got the call from Joseph Farah late in 2001. At the time, I was living in Canada. We had emigrated there from South Africa in 1995 and more…

Slouching toward socialism

by Ilana Mercer -- Bully for Bush. The president has achieved another milestone in his mission to bridge the philosophical gap between conservatism and left-liberalism. "The Decider" recently endorsed the socialist concept more…

Jews jeopardized by Muslim immigration

by Ilana Mercer -- Following Sept. 11, immigration from Muslim countries tapered off, but, as the New York Times enthused, it has rebounded with a vengeance: "In 2005, more people from Muslim more…

Hornbeck and the tyranny of low expectations

by Ilana Mercer -- Note to Keith Olbermann: Some things are true, even if Bill "Orally" says them. The adorable Olbermann launched yet another coruscating attack on Bill, because he promised to more…