Dershowitz: Ted Cruz one of Harvard Law’s smartest students

Charles C. Johnson The Daily Caller 5/9/2013

Famed Harvard Law School professor Alan Dershowitz ranks Sen. Ted Cruz among the school’s smartest students, adding that the Canada-born Texan can run for president in 2016.

Cruz was a “terrific student,” Dershowitz told The Daily Caller. “He was always very active in class, presenting a libertarian point […]

Elizabeth Warren in 1996: I want to ‘win a contest that has nothing to do with brains’

Charles C. Johnson The Daily Caller 9/9/2012

Massachusetts Democrat Elizabeth Warren, who has made her stated desire for a “level playing field” the cornerstone of her Senatorial campaign, once said she longed to win a contest on the basis of her beauty, physical attributes, and other criteria “unrelated to smarts” — including “knowing someone who […]

At Harvard Law School in 1991, Obama approved of restricting speech to protect minorities

“I saw him as more of an ideologue, than a seeker of intellectual truth, and someone quick to pander to his audience for political gain. Even then, he was ever the politician, always running, it seemed, for office.”

Charles C. Johnson The Daily Caller 10/8/2012

At the height of early-1990s conservative backlash over […]

Missing piece surfaces in the Obama puzzle

Thomas Lifson American Thinker 9/24/2012

Nobody knows for sure how Barack Obama managed to get into and pay for the elite higher education he received, particularly given his self-admitted lackadaisical approach to school in his younger years. The president’s decision to keep his higher education records a secret is considered unworthy of attention by the […]

Elizabeth Warren’s law license problem

Maintained private law practice at Cambridge office for over a decade but not licensed in Massachusetts

William A. Jacobson Legan Insurrection 9/24/2012

The debate last Thursday night between Scott Brown and Elizabeth Warren covered ground mostly known to voters.

But there was one subject most people watching probably did not know about, Elizabeth Warren’s private […]

‘The Obama You Don’t Know’

Mark Tapscott, Executive Editor The Washington Examiner 9/19/2012


Few if any of his predecessors took the oath of office with higher public hopes for his success than President Obama on Jan. 20, 2009.

Millions of Americans hailed his election as an end to partisanship, a renewal of the spirit of compromise and a reinvigoration […]