Suicide for liberals

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Bret Stephens has an excellent article in Tuesday’s Wall Street Journal on the curious fact that liberals will defend their values against WASP conservatives, but not against Islamofascists. For whatever else distinguishes Islamism from liberalism, both are remarkably self-absorbed affairs, obsessed with maintaining the purity of their own values no matter what the cost. In […]

Five years later

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I’m not good at anniversaries. Or holidays for that matter. Five years after the terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, I don’t really want to spend my time looking backward. CNN is streaming that tragic day’s coverage over the Internet in real-time, but I’ve little desire to watch it. I’ve got the TV tuner card […]