The solution to Sami (Al-Arian)

by Ilana Mercer -- "Man, that Ilana Mercer is a real neocon; she thinks inciting jihad can be considered a crime. Free speech, dude. And, like, a guy gets a gig as more…

Crucifying Conrad (Black)

by Ilana Mercer -- Mention Justice Department Uberbloodhound Patrick Fitzgerald and the Securities and Exchange Commission in one breath, and even the dimmest libertarian ought to see a flash of warning lights. more…

No-fault forgiveness is fatal

by Ilana Mercer -- Shortly after Michael and Cathryn Borden of Lititz, Pa., were slain by their daughter's boyfriend (David Ludwig), family and clergy – at least those who presented themselves to more…

Get with the global program, Gaul

by Ilana Mercer -- When America's news cartel woke up to one of 2005's biggest stories – Muslims running riot across France – the response from many a neoconservative was to gloat. more…

Rah-rah for rioters

by Ilana Mercer -- The darling buds of France – her raging Muslim youths – conjure a skit from the "Life of Brian," John Cleese's parody of Judea under Rome. Reg and more…

For the love of Islam

by Ilana Mercer -- My unremarkable contention that the president sustains a love affair with Islam drew ire from the tin-foil-hat faithful, one of whom wrote: Excuse me, but what planet do more…

Dear Al (Zarqawi) ...

by Ilana Mercer -- After reading Ayman al-Zawahiri's creepy letter to Abu Musab al-Zarqawi, discovered in Iraq, I guessed immediately how the apologists would explain it away: a forgery! Right I was. more…

Bush's bastardized 'conservatism'

by Ilana Mercer -- Call it hope against hope, but I've been hoping the president's new Supreme Court nomination would prove to be the cathartic event to push his loyalists over the more…

Justice for all!

by Ilana Mercer -- For a short while, cable-network correspondents spoke truth to power. Now they're back to speaking a lot about power and a little about truth. The raw reports filed more…