Urban flight isn't just for whites anymore. Middle- and upper-middle-class blacks are emptying out of big Northern cities - Philadelphia, Chicago, New York, Cleveland - in huge numbers.
Osama bin Laden is dead and al-Qaeda is reeling, but in the fevered and delirious minds of far too many, the United States is forever on the verge of becoming just another province in the ever-expanding Muslim caliphate.
The U.S. Supreme Court did not have to commit itself, as it did Monday, to deciding the constitutionality of Arizona's anti-illegal immigration statute, Senate Bill 1070. The justices could have allowed the lower federal courts, which have temporarily enj