I Guess It’s All a Matter of Perspective

“Punchy periodicals such as National Review, the Weekly Standard and Commentary all fuel an intellectual conservative atmosphere that is both animated and wide-ranging.

They debate Iraq and foreign policy, but they also look at school vouchers, the tax burden, monetary policy, and other, seemingly more mundane, issues too.” Jerusalem Post, Nov. 6, 2002.

“The conservative press has been the guiltiest of whipping up anti-Muslim sentiment, especially the National Review, the Weekly Standard and the Wall Street Journal. Most of these publications have published alarmist articles about the rise of a fanatical Islam, mistakenly making the religion of over 2 billion people seem to be a monolithic bloc of anti-West hatred.” Arab News, Nov 8, 2002.

James S. Robbins — James S. Robbins is a political commentator for National Review and USA Today and is senior fellow for national security affairs on the American Foreign Policy Council. He is a ...

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