The audacity of naivete

July 6, 2011 // 5 Comments

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Christopher Hitchens asks some tough questions of the activists, including author Alice Walker and Gaddafi lackey Cynthia McKinney, participating in the Gaza “flotilla.” It seems safe and fair to say that the flotilla and its leadership [...]

Kucinich the shameless stooge

June 30, 2011 // 0 Comments

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There’s no rationalizing the Ohio congressman’s spirited defense of dictator Bashar al-Assad who, according to Kucinich, is “highly loved and appreciated by the Syrians.” Nearly 1,000 Syrians killed by al-Assad’s thugs [...]

Teachers never to blame

May 13, 2011 // 0 Comments

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The Daily Beast’s Diane Ravitch takes Secretary of Educaton Arne Duncan to task for suggesting poor teachers contribute to low test scores. Apologists like Ravitch seem incapable of admitting bad teachers even exist. “Behind the [...]