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Andy McCarthy argues that Abigail Thernstrom was wrong to downplay the New Black Panther Party dismissal.

Thomas Sowell thinks Americans should be able to criticize Barack Obama without being called racists.

Mona Charen calls out Joe Sestak for whining about two truthful ads.

Reihan Salam and Christopher Papagianis say it’s time to end tax benefits and subsidies for homeowners.

Stephen Spruiell responds to a Real Simple puff piece on Obamacare.

Amity Shlaes dissents from Conrad Black’s defense of FDR’s economic policies.

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Politics & Policy

Basta La Vista, Baby

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Education

Betsy DeVos Strikes a Blow for the Constitution

The Department of Education has issued its long-awaited proposed regulations reforming sexual-assault adjudications on college campus. Not only will these rules restore basic due process and fairness to college tribunals, but they also — given how basic the changes are — highlight just how ridiculous ... Read More
Politics & Policy

ABC News Makes a Serious Mistake

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