Monday, January 31, 2005

TIA Daily Contents: Zarqawi Loses

The key test of a terrorist insurgency is its ability to instill fear in a country's population. With voters showing up in large numbers—and terrorists powerless to stop them—the Iraqi election may be the moment that breaks the back of the insurgency.

Top News Stories
• "The Voters Were Completely Defiant"
• The American Empire's Bridge to Iraq
• The Heartless Welfare State
• A Long-Term Investment in Social Security Accounts
• After Social Security, Medicare
• Commentary: The Democrats' "Suicide Note"

• Human Achievements: Ayn Rand's Life
• Things of Beauty: Wave and Mountains

Feature Article
The Metaphysics of "Normal Life"
by Robert Tracinski
From Ukraine to Iraq, Never Underestimate the Power of Freedom's Example