Opinion

MSNBC's Maddow Now Rewriting Instant Replays

Ann Coulter | Ann Coulter
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By adding the simple article “the,” Rachel turned Chris Wallace from a garden-variety 1980s news reporter into Archie Bunker.

On Counterterrorism, The Blind Are Leading The Blind

Opinion | Michael S. Smith II
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The case for making more terrorism-related data available to the public

Energy Realities "At This Moment," And How We Got Here

Opinion | Mark P. Mills
U.S. Vice President Biden and Speaker of the House Boehner applaud as U.S. President Obama waves before delivering his State of the Union address to a joint session of the U.S. Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington

The president was right about booming energy production, but he had nothing to do with it.

Will Next Month's Nigerian Election Even Happen?

Opinion | Ayo Sogunro
Nigeria's President Goodluck Jonathan wave at supporters on Tuesday during his declaration to seek a second term in a February 2015 presidential election

Might still makes right in many parts of Nigeria today.

Don't Even Think About Raising The Gas Tax

Opinion | Paul Blair
A man changes the price for a gallon of gasoline at a gas station in Medford

Americans are already taxed 48.3 cents per gallon, on average

Time To Revisit Trucking Regulations: Bigger Trucks Are Good For Roads And The Environment

Opinion | Steve Pociask
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The 1980s transportation deregulation produced nearly $100 billion in consumer benefits per year.

Denying The Problems In Islam Will Not Solve Them

Opinion | Morten Overgaard
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Political leaders sabotage Islam’s eventual progression to a modern and democratic religion.

Bourbon Politics And The State Of The Union

Opinion | Mark Will-Weber
U.S. President Barack Obama delivers his State of the Union address to a joint session of the U.S. Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington

Past presidents were no less partisan than Obama, but they could still have a drink

Obama's Foreign Policy State Of The Union Nonsense

Opinion | Jamie Weinstein
U.S. President Obama speaks on the phone with Jordan's King Abdullah at the Oval Office of the White House in Washington

No, Obama’s foreign policy is not a success

DON'T FORGET: Income Inequality Got WORSE Under Obama

Opinion | W. James Antle III

But hey, that was a great speech

Why the FCC Needs Congress

Feature:Opinion | Scott Cleland
Wheeler testifies before a House Energy and Commerce Communications and Technology Subcommittee hearing on oversight of the FCC on Capitol Hill in Washington

Title II requires congressional approval.

How A 'Citizens' Mandate' Can Offer The GOP Winning Playbook For Obama's Last Two Years

Opinion | Gayle Trotter
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Congressional Republicans are the only thing standing in the way of Obama’s agenda, and they’re chickening out.

The 2010 DHS Memo That Obama Followed To The Letter On Executive Amnesty

Opinion | Ian Smith
An anti-deportation protester in the audience shouts against Obama during event on immigration reform in San Francsico

While Obama was saying he had to enforce the law, he was waiting for DHS to plot an end-run around it.

What If Martin Luther King, Jr's Work Wasn't About A Fundamental Right?

Opinion | Shoshana Weissmann
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Judges routinely decide not to provide real protection for non-fundamental rights.

Thankfully, Obama's Dumb Capital Gains Plan Is Going Nowhere

Opinion | Chris Edwards
U.S. President Barack Obama speaks about his legislation proposal to offer paid sick leave for Americans while at Charmington's Cafe in Baltimore

Cutting tax rates, not raising them, is the real way to make economic policy work.

Obama's Plan: Repeal The Private Sector -- Replace With Government

Opinion | Seton Motley
U.S. President Barack Obama and British Prime Minister David Cameron (not pictured) deliiver opening remarks during a joint press conference in the East Room of the White House

Net Neutrality and Obamacare flow from the same big-government mentality.

Obama's State Of The Union Pitch Kicks Off 2016 Push

Opinion | Neil Munro
President Barack Obama delivers his State of the Union speech on Capitol Hill in Washington

The speech is just his first pitch in the 2016 election

Unraveling Martin Luther King's Political Allegiance

Opinion | W. James Antle III
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Does it matter if he was a conservative?

Does Obama Want a Second-Term Legacy Beyond Saying 'Soak The Rich'?

Opinion | David Benkof
U.S. President Barack Obama delivers his State of the Union speech on Capitol Hill in Washington

His wasted State of the Union will be about politics instead of policy

NASA Hedges: 2014 Is The Hottest Year On Record... Or Is It?

Opinion | PierreGuy Veer
Earth From Space

Why do climate-change advocates spend more time attacking their opponents instead of their arguments?