Why do we spend billions of dollars protecting our prosperous allies?
Richard M. Reinsch II sits down with TheDC to discuss his provocative new book
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How to interview P.J. O’Rourke on drugs while getting your mind blown and not embarrass yourself
Today is the 30th anniversary of Ronald Reagan’s stunning 1980 victory.
China is upset that the Nobel Committee gave Liu its 2010 peace prize.
Before conservatives can tackle the crisis of growing government and spiraling debt, they’ll need to unite.
The executive director for the Center for Vision and Values and a political science professor speaks to TheDC
Cuba plans to lay off half a million government workers as part of its larger push to reform its struggling economy. But is the island nation really changing?
The United States and Vietnam have approached military ties with caution, however. Both Democratic and Republican presidents have placed a higher priority on U.S.-China relations than on U.S.-Vietnam relations
We have been struck time and time again by the fact that the American voting public, on both ends of the political spectrum, actually has been persuaded and ‘numbed’ to believe that ever-increasing amounts of debt are ‘sustainable’ and ‘A-OK!’
Though a frequent critic of President Obama’s policies, I reacted to Wills’ piece with a kind of tingling cognitive dissonance: sympathy for the President and, frankly, disdain for the profession I admire enormously
Potential GOP presidential contender will quote Albert Camus and George Orwell during speech today
If the U.S. and its allies end up failing in Afghanistan, blame it on their bad policy decisions, don’t blame it on a supersimplified version of Afghanistan’s history
If it were ever in doubt that one can be very talented and very stupid (or possibly simply venal), Oliver Stone’s recent interview with The Sunday Times surely settles the matter
So, after nearly a decade of fighting, it is time to ask a simple question: Is this dead goat worth fighting for?
The fundamental principle of conservatism is freedom. Hard-working, law abiding, compassionate Americans whose motivation revolves around this principle are not to be feared but to be embraced
Oliver Stone, Sean Penn, and Rep. Jan Schakowsky flak for leftist leaders in Latin America
We needed lengthy conversations with each of these arrested agents. We needed to interrogate them thoroughly to determine their methods, their objectives, and, especially, who their handlers were. We needed to confront them with holes in their stories and delve, delve, delve for more information
Linda McMahon is a petite and friendly woman with that magnetic smile that political consultants crave. But when she starts talking about the Democrats’ financial reform package, she gets a bit of an edge in her voice
Edwards’s book provides a valuable and concise overview of a man who, along with Reagan and economist of liberty Milton Friedman, did as much as anybody to help liberty and conservatism