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NAZARBAYEV: Summit needed for stagnant OSCE

On Jan. 1, Kazakhstan became the first former Soviet republic to take over chairmanship of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe. Published January 14, 2010

EDITORIAL: After Katrina, whither Charity

Eminent domain is being used by bureaucracies across the country to take people's land, and the public is routinely cut out of the process. A big fight is brewing over this in the Big Easy. Published January 13, 2010

EDITORIAL: War with Iran nears

Massoud Ali-Mohammadi, an important Iranian nuclear scientist, was killed yesterday by a bomb planted outside his home. Iran has accused Israel and the United States of assassinating Mr. Ali-Mohammadi in an attempt to disrupt Tehran's nuclear program. If true, such short-of-war methods could be seen as a means of preventing a larger conflict or paving the way for more deadly operations. Published January 13, 2010

EDITORIAL: Menacing turn in Black Panther case

The Justice Department told the U.S. Commission on Civil Rights to drop dead yesterday. The growing controversy is over a voter-intimidation case involving the radical New Black Panther Party and why Justice is carrying water for the villains. The department's intransigence should frighten Congress because Justice is asserting broad privileges that undermine congressional authority to oversee government's executive branch. Published January 13, 2010

EDITORIAL: IRS to control your health care

Congress is creeping closer to passing a government health care bill without telling taxpayers how they are going to pay for the crippling bureaucratic expansion. The reason Democrats are so secretive is that they are ramping up the power of the Internal Revenue Service to make Americans' health care decisions for them. Published January 12, 2010

EDITORIAL: PMOI's place on the terrorist watch list

Today, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit hears the case of People's Mojahedin Organization of Iran v. United States Department of State. The State Department says the PMOI is a terrorist organization. The PMOI says the United States is falling for Iranian propaganda. Published January 12, 2010

EDITORIAL: Obama's havoc to the intel system

President Obama blamed "the system" for failing to stop al Qaeda's Christmas Day bombing plot. The weakness with that excuse is that Mr. Obama fails to connect the dots between the systemic failure and his administration's year-long record of destroying the morale of the intelligence community. Published January 11, 2010

EDITORIAL: Athletes packing heat or Arenas' gun

Size doesn't matter if you're a big, strong sports star being stalked or targeted by miscreants. That's why many celebrity athletes need to carry guns for protection. Published January 11, 2010

EDITORIAL: Obama Justice Department sanctioned

There needs to be a housecleaning at the very troubled Justice Department, and the top echelons of the Civil Rights Division is the right place to start. Its division chief - a presidential appointee - and its highly politicized senior career employees promote liberal ideology more than they enforce the law. Published January 11, 2010

EDITORIAL: Stop taxpayer-funded abortion

If the complete government takeover of America's health care system is to be stopped, the battle will be over federal funding for abortion. That important fight could still prove the stumbling block for the Democrats' socialist health care bill. Published January 8, 2010

EDITORIAL: Constitutionally unhealthy 'reform'

Far too many congressmen underestimate the political ramifications of passing a health care bill that may be unconstitutional. Far too few of them seem to understand why Obamacare's constitutionality is seriously in doubt. Published January 7, 2010

EDITORIAL: Letting crooks & illegals vote

Democrats have a political death wish. At least that's how it looks. There's no other explanation for their feverish push to take over the health care system when a huge majority of Americans are opposed to the plan. But facing an angry public, Democrats are scheming to find ways to manipulate the electoral process so they can cling to power even when voters want to kick the bums out. Published January 7, 2010

EDITORIAL: The Blackwater lynching

The dismissed case against five American security contractors charged with committing manslaughter in Iraq illustrates the complexities of fighting an enemy that chooses to wage war among civilians. Worse, it exposes the equally dirty battles conducted by government agencies against our own warriors when bureaucrats respond to political pressure. Published January 7, 2010

EDITORIAL: Another broken promise by Sen. Nelson

Sen. Ben Nelson has gotten a lot of attention for breaking his promise to oppose taxpayer-funded abortions in the government health care bill. But that isn't the only promise broken by the Nebraska Democrat. During his 2006 reelection bid, Mr. Nelson signed the important Taxpayer Protection Pledge sponsored by Americans for Tax Reform. The pledge encompasses two promises: to oppose any increase in marginal income-tax rates and oppose any reduction in income-tax deductions or credits. By voting for the Senate health care bill on Christmas Eve, Mr. Nelson violated both parts of his pledge. Published January 6, 2010

EDITORIAL: Throwing Brit Hume to the lions

If there were doubt that much of the media is hostile to traditional faith, especially traditional Christianity, that doubt has been drowned in the wake of a vicious verbal assault on Fox News analyst Brit Hume. Histrionic fulminations against Mr. Hume's inoffensive expression of faith expose an ugly strain of anti-religious bigotry that is spreading inside this country's liberal establishment. Published January 6, 2010

EDITORIAL: Iran's al Qaeda connection in Yemen

The attempted Christmas Day underwear bombing of Northwest Flight 253 may have Iranian fingerprints, but those are dots the Obama administration doesn't want to connect. Published January 6, 2010

EDITORIAL: The forgotten virtue of firearms

During Christmas week, a registered sex offender with a conviction for attempted murder used a gun to take three hostages at a Wytheville, Va., post office. Not too surprisingly, the national media gave the crime extensive news coverage. Such sensationalism leaves a distorted image about what happens with guns every day in the United States. When guns work to stop crime, there's not nearly as much drama to sensationalize and, as a result, that much less coverage. Published January 5, 2010

Remembering TWT Sports

A look back at 27-plus years of sports coverage in The Washington Times Published January 1, 2010

Best-selling Camry gets revised styling

The 2010 Toyota Camry and Camry Hybrid, which went on sale in March, debuted revised exterior styling, a new four-cylinder powertrain and new safety, audio and convenience features. All Camry gas models are now equipped with Vehicle Stability Control with traction control as standard. Published January 1, 2010