‘There He Goes Again’ — Jimmy Carter Blames Israel One More Time
Jimmy Carter is 92 now, and it has been 36 years since his landslide defeat for reelection. But neither the passage of time nor the debilities of age slow him from making proposals that will do real harm to the State of …
Impromptus: Living with History, Part III
Editor’s Note: In the current issue of National Review, we have a piece called “‘Rhodes Must Fall’: The rights and wrongs of a movement,” by Jay Nordlinger. This week, under the rubric of his Impromptus column, Mr. Nordlinger has …
Why I Cried When Reagan Replaced Carter
Chris Cillizza of WaPo’s The Fix asked his readers a question about our first memories of election days. Well, this isn’t an election-day story per se, but it is about the first time I “felt” the ramifications of an election.
Jimmy Carter: Let’s Give OBL-Mourning Hamas a Chance!
Former president Jimmy Carter, writing in the Washington Post today:
Palestine’s two major political movements — Fatah and Hamas — are signing a reconciliation agreement on Wednesday that will permit both to contest elections for the presidency and legislature …
The Cruz Juggernaut (In a Way)!
Ted Cruz keeps winning the strangest endorsements. I’m not talking about positive endorsements, such as Thomas Sowell’s. I’m talking about negative endorsements, so to speak.
Take Jimmy Carter: Talking to the British House of Lords, he said …
Impromptus: Whither Cherokee? &c.
Ever since I was a child, I’ve read news reports about dying languages. “There are only 19 speakers left!” “There’s only one speaker left! Get the tape recorder, preserve every syllable you can!”
These stories used to wound me. …
Carter Previews Obama Remarks
For voters old enough to remember President Jimmy Carter, the following RNC video will have disturbing echoes of today . . .
For voters not old enough to remember President Jimmy Carter, the above RNC video will spur them to ask . . . “The United …
Jimmy Carter, Increasingly Beyond Parody
From the last Morning Jolt of the week . . .
Cam and I talked about this a bit last night — he’s shocked that Jimmy Carter went to North Korea and accused the United States of abusing North Koreans’ human rights …