Professor defends Stalin, socialism at university panel debate

Education | Zachary Snider
Professor Grover Furr. Image from video.

‘What you said is bullshit’

On the eve of perestroika

Opinion | Fred Bauer

Over the past decade, the US economy has performed about as well as the Soviet economy performed during the USSR’s final years.

NATO extends Baltic air patrols until 2018 - AP

World | InternAdmin
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NATO has decided to protect the airspace of Baltic members Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania with fighter jets

ERIC MCERLAIN: '72 Summit Series was Canada's most important battle in the Cold War - TheDC Sports

Opinion | Eric McErlain
Canada Separatist Setback

A new, must-see NBC Sports program is introducing Americans to the original ‘Miracle on Ice.’

Vaclav Havel, Czech anti-communist hero, has died - AP

World | admin
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First elected, post-communism president led charge to peacefully bring down pro-Soviet regime

Socialism (is) for dummies

Opinion | Burt Prelutsky

Why capitalism works and socialism doesn’t.

Germany divided over renaming street after Reagan - Fox News

Politics | Chad Brady (admin)

Reagan’s role in bringing down the Iron Curtain and breaking the back of communism has touched off a national debate in Germany

History's end -- The partial vindication of Francis Fukuyama?

Feature:Opinion | Max Borders

Recent events in the Middle East are giving credence to the theory that democracy is the end state of mankind.

Rand Paul is right about Israel

Feature:Opinion | Benjamin Friedman

Israel no longer needs American aid.

It's still morning in America

Opinion | Rep. Joseph R. Pitts

I have confidence that we can come together to meet our fiscal obligations and restore confidence in our government.

President Obama, you're no Ronald Reagan

Opinion | David Bossie

Time magazine’s attempt to portray Obama as the next Reagan is absurd.

When Reagan battled the Soviets -- and American journalists - TheDC Opinion

Opinion | Paul Kengor

How liberal American journalists provided grist for the Kremlin propaganda mill

Bush's third term continues

Feature:Opinion | Ryan Young

Bush might as well have delivered last night’s State of the Union address.

TheDC Analysis: The myth of inevitable American decline (and China's rise) - TheDC

US | Jamie Weinstein

Don’t believe the hype, the 21st century will be a lot like the 20th century in so far as it is another American Century

The ACLU's untold Stalinist heritage - TheDC

US | John Rossomando

Declassified documents and letters link early ACLU leaders with Communist Party

Why isn't there any mention of Alan Gross on EcuRed?

Feature:Opinion | Rick Robinson

Cuba’s version of Wikipedia doesn’t mention Gross, an American who has spent the last year in a Cuban jail.

Why I oppose the DREAM Act

Feature:Opinion | Natasha Mayer

An immigrant explains why she opposes the DREAM Act, which would grant amnesty to the children of illegal immigrants.

Yippee, we're all abusers now!

Opinion | Carey Roberts

The definition of “domestic abuse” has been stretched so far that everyone’s guilty of it.

In arms treaty tussle, what would Reagan do? - NYT

Politics | Chad Brady (admin)

Dueling op-ed columns in two leading newspapers on Thursday morning reflected the battle over who speaks for Reagan

For big-spending hawks, the U.S. military's work is never done

Opinion | Doug Bandow

Why do we spend billions of dollars protecting our prosperous allies?