Alvin S. Felzenberg

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It’s Not ‘Presidents Day’

  We are once again celebrating the nation’s most nondescript holiday. Its legal name remains “Washington’s Birthday.” You would not know that from the ads hawking cars and linen, and from ...

A President and a Divided GOP

  Americans of all political stripes should give the president his due. For the second time in his presidency, and the first time that did not come in the immediate aftermath ...

Two Presidential Anniversaries

On the 50th anniversary of JFK’s inauguration, conservatives should give Kennedy acolytes their day in the sun. There was nothing in the stirring address Kennedy delivered on that day with ...

The Arizona Tragedy

Once again, we see a terrible national tragedy playing out before our eyes. A lunatic goes on a rampage. Six innocent people are gunned down, including a nine-year-old girl. A ...

Obama, Palin, and Gallup

  At first blush, the Gallup Poll’s year-end finding that Barack Obama heads the list of men Americans most admire is hardly news. Hillary Clinton ranks first among the most admired ...