American Federalist Journal
Saturday - August 30, 2014


Another Ferguson? Wait, Wrong Race, No Interest
Larry Elder  Google Blog Search Tweet

Why has there been no media interest in the police shooting of an apparently unarmed suspect in Salt Lake ...



Navy With a Mission in Mind
George Will  Google Blog Search Tweet

Russia's ongoing dismemberment of Ukraine and the Islamic State's erasing of Middle Eastern borders have distracted attention from the harassment of U.S. Navy aircraft by Chinese fighter jets over the South China Sea. Beijing calls this ...



Asian-Bashing Dems and Doormat Minorities Who Enable Them
Michelle Malkin  Google Blog Search Tweet

Harry Reid is a bigoted Beltway corruptocrat with an interminable case of diarrhea of the ...



The Republican Racist Myth
Mona Charen  Google Blog Search Tweet

The unsinkable Charles B. Rangel appeared on C-SPAN over the weekend. Why unsinkable? Well, the House of Representatives censured the New York Democrat in 2010 by a vote of 333 to 79 (when the body was still majority Democrat) for violating 11 ...



Obama's Staggering Blindness to Growing Terror Threat
David Limbaugh  Google Blog Search Tweet

One does not need to be Sun Tzu or George Patton to know that a nation must recognize an enemy before it can develop a strategy to defeat it. But one apparently does have to be someone other than President Barack ...



On the Death of My Father
Dennis Prager  Google Blog Search Tweet

My father, Max Prager, died last week. Here are some thoughts on the death of a ...



This Is No Time to Avert Our Gaze
Jeff Jacoby  Google Blog Search Tweet

SCARCELY HAD ISIS posted its video showing the grisly beheading of American journalist James Foley than the rush to stifle it ...



We Don't Have to Have More Fergusons
Star Parker  Google Blog Search Tweet

Tragedies, like what we are now witnessing in Ferguson, bring national attention to the ongoing, self-perpetuating realities of poverty and crime in these ghettos, and the liberals turn the discussion immediately to race rather than ...



Is Criminal Justice Act of 1964 a Failure?
George Will  Google Blog Search Tweet

What is called "the" 1964 Civil Rights Act is justly celebrated for outlawing racial and other discrimination in employment, "public accommodations" and elsewhere. But that year's second civil rights act, the Criminal ...



War on Christianity Still Alive and Well in America
David Limbaugh  Google Blog Search Tweet

Many reject the notion that a good segment of our popular culture and of our political class is at war with Christianity. But this is a real war -- not a phony one, such as the left's manufactured "war on ...



Obama and 'History'
Mona Charen  Google Blog Search Tweet

Bad actors around the globe keep getting confused about the calendar, and it falls to the Obama administration to set them straight. The Russians, Secretary of State John Kerry protested back in March, have forgotten what century we're living in: ...



Ferguson: Not Even An O.J. Jury Would Convict Officer Wilson
Larry Elder  Google Blog Search Tweet

Ferguson, Missouri, police officer Darren Wilson is neither Mark Fuhrman nor Barney Fife. Based on what has been presented so far in the media, not even an O.J. Simpson juror would find Wilson guilty of ...



Tuition Pays for This
Walter E. Williams  Google Blog Search Tweet

According to College Board, average tuition and fees for the 2013-14 school year totaled $30,094 at private colleges, $8,893 for in-state residents at public colleges and $22,203 for out-of-state ...



The Ferguson Feeding Frenzy
Michelle Malkin  Google Blog Search Tweet

The most poisonous "-ism" now infecting Ferguson, Missouri, is not virulent racism. It's viral ...



Random Thoughts
Thomas Sowell  Google Blog Search Tweet



Every Honorable Citizen Must Condemn Partisan Indictment of Rick Perry
David Limbaugh  Google Blog Search Tweet

He had the legal and constitutional right to both threaten to veto the bill and actually veto it. Why in the world would he not do everything in his legal power to prevent authority for that kind of funding to reside in this woman's ...



Cameras and More Cameras
Mona Charen  Google Blog Search Tweet

The Ferguson, Missouri police department released convenience store surveillance tape that showed Michael Brown allegedly stealing some cigars minutes before he was shot by a police officer. Aware that the release of this footage might look like ...



Barack Obama's Zero Sum World
Star Parker  Google Blog Search Tweet

Investopedia defines a "zero sum game" as "a situation in which one person's gain is equivalent to another's loss, so the net change in wealth or benefit is ...