Ayers questioned about 'Dreams' collaboration

by Jack Cashill -- At a recent book signing in Baltimore, the Washington Times online editor, Kerry Picket, approached terrorist emeritus Bill Ayers and asked a few questions. (View video of the more…

It's Torquemada time in the heartland

by Jack Cashill -- In the late 15th century, the government of Spain, in defiance of the pope's call for due process, decided it was time to root out the heretics and more…

Understanding ModerateSpeak

by Jack Cashill -- When I accepted an invite to lunch at a leadership summit sponsored by the Kansas Chamber of Commerce, one of America's better chambers, I had no idea I more…

How Notre Dame thwarted pro-life film

by Jack Cashill -- About six months ago, veteran pro-life activist Steve Sanborn approached me about documenting the annual March For Life in Washington, D.C. Sanborn's original goal was to put a more…

Thought-policing in Middle America

by Jack Cashill -- In last week's column, I detailed how an informal cabal that included the local media, Democratic office holders, liberal clergy and self-described "watchdog" groups like the Southern Poverty more…

History repeats itself with DHS smear

by Jack Cashill -- "The current economic and political climate has some similarities to the 1990s," so reads a recent DHS report, "when rightwing extremism experienced a resurgence fueled largely by an more…

Time to take harder look at Kathleen Sebelius

by Jack Cashill -- Calling it an "inadvertent omission" – a phrase that rings about as true in confirmation circles as "wardrobe malfunction" – Democratic Health and Human Services nominee Kathleen Sebelius more…

Whose 'irresponsibility,' Mr. President?

by Jack Cashill -- "We've just emerged from an era marked by irresponsibility," President Obama told those students in Strasbourg, France, not at the moment burning down hotels and border posts. Left more…

Dreams From My Teleprompter

by Jack Cashill -- Last week on "The Tonight Show," President Barack Obama told Jay Leno that he had recently bowled a 129, adding clumsily, it's "like the Special Olympics or something." more…