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The Collapse of Public Policy

Daniel Henninger, Wall Street JournalIf you're looking for optimism as the world turns toward 2013, stay up late watching paid-for television explaining how to turn wrinkles into miracles. Past that, my own reservoir of uplift is a bit dry this y…

Ralph Nader: The Commercialization of Family

Spreading "joy with toys" is a major part of what the holidays in America have become — selling directly to children, without respect to limits, boundaries or even common decency. While completely shielding a child from rampant commercialization isn’t easy, there are still ways to protect the essential blessings of childhood.

United States should stop all UN funding

The United Nations is pushing for a novel way to get billions of extra dollars from Western nations by imposing a retroactive penalty for still-unspecified losses and damages that can be laid at the doorstep of rich countries for their longstanding production of greenhouse gases. Read more: read more

Law and Order in the Fallen World

Ben Domenech, The TransomIt is a natural tendency on the part of most human beings, when confronted with great evil, to want to do something about it. We want to stop the horror of death and violence and disease. It speaks to what is good within us th…

‘I Am Adam Lanza’s Mother’

Liza Long, Huffington PostWritten by Liza Long, republished from The Blue ReviewFriday's horrific national tragedy — the murder of 20 children and six adults at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Connecticut — has ignited a new discussion…

The Court Should Keep Out of Gay Rights

Jonathan Rauch, New RepublicDear Supreme Court Justices,Last week, you agreed to hear two landmark cases about gay marriage. In the broader of the two cases, which comes out of California, you could establish same-sex marriage nationwide as a matter o…