Millennials Are Politically Confused

Nick Gillespie explains:A new national poll of Americans between the ages of 18 and 29 — the Millennial Generation — provides strong evidence of a new generation gap, this time with the Boomers (born between 1946 and 1964) playing the role of uncomprehending parents. When Millennials say they are liberal, it means something very different than it …

Some Facts on the Latest Violence in the Middle East

1. The Israelis go to extraordinary and laudable lengths in order to ensure that they don't kill civilians while trying to protect themselves against attacks from Hamas. Would that Israel's enemies were so humane. Incidentally, you can bet your bottom dollar that all those who decry Israel's supposed inhumanity towards the Palestinians will completely ignore …

Reggie Walton Seems to Think that the IRS Scandal Is a Real Scandal

And since he is a federal judge, and everything, his thoughts carry a fair amount of weight: IRS attorneys will be even busier than normal next week, because another federal judge has told them to show up in court July 11 to defend the federal tax agency. They will have to explain to U.S. District …

War on Women

If President Obama is really interested in promoting equal pay for equal work, then perhaps he might like to deliver a stern and forbidding lecture to those members of the White House staff who are responsible for setting the salary structure:Salary data released last week revealed average male staffers at the White House earn about 13% more …

This Week in Government Transparency

If you were an Obama voter in either 2008 or 2012, and you tell me that you expected this kind of story to be written, I will strongly suspect that you might--just might--be fibbing:In unprecedented criticism of the White House, 38 journalism groups have assailed the president's team for censoring media coverage, limiting access to top officials …

I’m Sure People Will Find a Way to Blame Israel for This

Oh, look--enemies of the only Jewish state on the planet are up to their usual tricks. Again.For second time on Tuesday evening, Gaza terrorists launch rocket at central Israel; Tel Aviv and Jerusalem open public bomb shelters.Air raid sirens rang out in Greater Tel Aviv, and in Jerusalem, Kfar Saba and the Binyamina area on …

Some Sensible Commentary on the Hobby Lobby Decision

Read all of Emma Green's article, and note especially the following: . . . as John J. Dilulio Jr., the first director of the White House Office of Faith-Based Initiatives, writes over at Brookings, "Love it or loathe it, the Hobby Lobby decision is limited in scope." It's about how the Religious Freedom Restoration Act applies to this …

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