Wall Street Journal (Opinion)

Subscribe to Wall Street Journal (Opinion) feed Wall Street Journal (Opinion)
Updated: 3 years 3 months ago

Benghazi Won't Go Away

Mon, 02/11/2013 - 09:16
By Dorothy Rabinowitz Americans deserve better than Defense Secretary Leon Panetta's glib responses.

Germany's Ph.D. Mania

Mon, 02/11/2013 - 09:15
By Raymond Zhong Another resignation illustrates the darker consequences of the German obsession with doctorates

Sequester Scare-mongering

Mon, 02/11/2013 - 09:15
By Stephen Moore Liberals insist that a 5% cut in domestic spending would be catastrophic.

The Hagel Democrats

Sun, 02/10/2013 - 15:57
Despite their doubts, Senators walk in lock-step with Obama.

Kristol and Wehner: The Absentee Commander in Chief

Sun, 02/10/2013 - 15:56
The Defense secretary told the president that Americans in Benghazi were under attack. Then: nothing.

Crovitz: Confronting Cyber Barbary Pirates

Sun, 02/10/2013 - 15:54
Secure digital networks are equivalent to the open sea lanes that made global free trade possible.

The Wind Power Tax

Sun, 02/10/2013 - 15:23
A regulator socializes transmission-line costs, and a utility fights back.

Obama's Gift to Iran

Sun, 02/10/2013 - 15:15
The President kills a plan by his advisers to arm the Syrian rebels.

Fouad Ajami: The Pharaoh Fell, but His Poisonous Legacy Lingers

Sun, 02/10/2013 - 14:03
Two million Ministry of Interior functionaries and a lawless police force were bequeathed to Egypt.

Rivkin and Grossman:Gun Control and the Constitution

Sun, 02/10/2013 - 14:01
The courts would no more allow government to undermine the Second Amendment than the First.

O'Grady: Ecuador's Permanent Mob-Rule Campaign

Sun, 02/10/2013 - 13:57
By demonizing opponents and changing voting law, President Rafael Correa assures his re-election.

Another Email, More Abuse

Sun, 02/10/2013 - 13:51
A student's cyber-stalking campaign against her professor scars more than his reputation. Edward Kosner reviews James Lasdun's "Give Me Everything You Have."

The Ayatollah Always Says No

Fri, 02/08/2013 - 15:14
Khamenei rejects another U.S. offer. Maybe he wants a bomb.

California's Pension Redo

Fri, 02/08/2013 - 15:04
Democrats mobilize to exempt the Teamsters.

Ben Carson for President

Fri, 02/08/2013 - 15:03
The Johns Hopkins neurosurgeon has two big ideas for America.

Susan Sarandon: Helping Small Coffee Growers Fatten Up the 'Thin Months'

Fri, 02/08/2013 - 14:57
Fair-trade vendor Green Mountain Coffee Roasters has teamed up with nonprofit Heifer International to help poor farmers to become more self-sufficient.

Foley and Zimmer: Why Some State Incentives for Business Work---And Others Don't

Fri, 02/08/2013 - 14:55
A $46 million Connecticut deal with a pharmaceutical company meant spending $230,000 per new job.

Hans von Spakovsky: The Coming Battle Over the Ballot Box

Fri, 02/08/2013 - 14:53
A voting-rights veteran talks about the liberal campaign to expand the electoral rolls—and why Obama is on board.

Best of the Web Today: A Lefty Killer?

Fri, 02/08/2013 - 14:51
Conservatives leave out part of the Christopher Dorner story.

Jenkins: S&P and the Lehman Tsunami

Fri, 02/08/2013 - 14:41
The breakdown of the world financial system was not due to faulty rating agencies.


Curated news and insights about innovative, market-driven solutions to poverty explored through news, commentary and discussion.

Learn more »

Global Envision newsletter