Just who is Obama's 'Pop'?

by Jack Cashill -- As a 19-year-old, Barack Obama had two of his poems published in the spring 1981 edition of Occidental College's literary magazine, Feast. One was a silly poem called more…

Obama's missing year

by Jack Cashill -- Until last week, I had avoided the swamplands of Barack Obama's origins, a place from which reputations rarely return. What prompted my interest was a reader inquiry into more…

What is missing from 'Game Change'

by Jack Cashill -- Had authors John Heilemann and Mark Halperin ended "Game Change" with Barack Obama's victory in the Democratic primaries, they might have written the best campaign book of all more…

Hidden document clears hounded Kansas AG

by Jack Cashill -- In the same week the state of Kansas was trying the admitted killer of late-term abortionist George Tiller, its judicial establishment was continuing to hound the man who more…

'Weak evidence,' Mr. Sunstein?

by Jack Cashill -- In 2008, then Chicago law professor and current Obama regulatory czar Cass Sunstein co-authored with Harvard law professor Adrian Vermeule a paper simply titled "Conspiracy Theories." The good more…

Tiller and the tradition of frontier justice

by Jack Cashill -- Although no one would guess it from the fussy local coverage of Scott Roeder's trial for the murder of Wichita abortionist George Tiller, the Kansas-Missouri borderlands have a more…

Shame on San Francisco

by Jack Cashill -- Steven Nary, now 32, just spent his 14th consecutive Christmas behind bars. "If you want to see a place where Christmas is as non-existent as you can get, more…

How the media spiked Suttongate

by Jack Cashill -- This past Saturday witnessed the passing of 89-year-old Percy Sutton, a former Manhattan Borough president and, in his day, the most powerful black politician in New York. Although more…

Yes, Virginia, there is life after death

by Jack Cashill -- On an early morning last week, just 10 days before Christmas, as I lay in bed gathering my thoughts, I heard a loud crashing sound downstairs in my more…

Ayers escalates cold war with Obama

by Jack Cashill -- Earlier this week, in a video interview with Anastasia Churkina of the Russian news service, RT, radical activist Bill Ayers chose to escalate his rhetorical war with President more…