When the ACA was first passed, President Obama offered a compromise on federal abortion funding to pro-life Democrats whose votes he needed. Now a new GAO report suggests that compromise is lapsing in implementation.
Today is the one-year anniversary of the death of Walter Russell Mead’s mother, Polly Mead. Here is the essay he wrote on the occasion.
A State Dept. spokeswoman says that the Administration is open to talking with Iran about ISIS, though opposed to “coordination.” These words are likely to annoy the Sunnis—exactly the people whom Obama is trying to recruit to fight ISIS.
From alcoholics and drug addicts to divorced parents, the terror group finds recruits among the troubled and vulnerable in Turkey.
Ukraine was forced to make major concessions to Putin in the peace deal it made with rebels. This is a major defeat for a West, whose response to the crisis was all bluster and no action. The rest of the world is taking note.
China’s sweeps of Muslim religious schools are part of Beijing’s latest effort to exert control over its far-flung provinces and minority populations.
Scotland’s pro-independence side may not succeed on Thursday, but it might not be such a bad thing for small government and balanced budgets if it did.
While Thursday’s referendum on Scottish independence looks too close to call, Queen’s University Belfast professor Crawford Gribben and Walter Russell Mead discuss the underpinnings and implications of the historic vote.
Strippers go to the Supreme Court to defend their right to bare all in a riotous new play that even a lawyer could love.
Libya’s General Haftar claims to be behind today’s airstrikes on the Islamist militias outside of Tripoli. But there’s reason to doubt that.