Conservatism

What is social media’s problem with black conservatives?

22 April 2018 4:55 pm

Last week Dave Rubin (of The Rubin Report) sat down for a rare interview with Thomas Sowell.  For three quarters of…

Can Rudy Giuliani handle the job every other high-powered lawyer turned down?

20 April 2018 9:49 pm

The former mayor of New York has at last secured himself a position in Trump's White House—but the role is an unenviable one

Paul Ryan is out, and a new congressional Republican Party is waiting to be born

12 April 2018 12:21 pm

The outgoing speaker was never able to connect with voters

If Trump is Bertie Wooster, who is Jeeves?

30 March 2018 4:19 pm

California, once a citadel of conservatism, now a bastion of liberal progressivism, continues to harbour a few intellectual redoubts on…

On guns and porn, morally elevated citizens should tell the busybodies to buzz off

30 March 2018 12:27 pm

Will foreign pornographers be the last defenders of the Bill of Rights? America is going through one of its periodic…

Is Pete Hegseth really a suitable candidate for Secretary of Veterans Affairs?

24 March 2018 3:18 pm

President Donald Trump insists that there is no shortage of talent wanting to fill posts in his administration. But would…

Isolationist? Donald Trump appears to be assembling a war cabinet

22 March 2018 11:47 pm

Is the third time the charm? President Trump has already run through Mike Flynn, who enjoyed the shortest tenure in…

Outlandish warhawk Ralph Peters resigns from Fox News in moral protest

22 March 2018 5:37 pm

The age of Trump makes for strange bedfellows. This week retired Lt. Col. Ralph Peters suddenly finds himself a darling…

Remember the name Wayne Berman (amid talk of imminent John Kelly firing)

21 March 2018 12:44 pm

Washington lobbyist and longtime Republican operative Wayne Berman is in the running to replace John Kelly as White House chief…

Meet Boris Titov: the man who wouldn’t be president

17 March 2018 9:00 am

Boris Titov is running to be president of Russia, but he’s eager to talk himself out of the job. ‘I…

Is Donald Trump, like Bush, being taken over by neocons?

15 March 2018 11:35 am

The Trump administration’s foreign-policy team is beginning to look a lot like a Marco Rubio foreign policy team. It’s not…

Angela Merkel is back in office but not back in power

14 March 2018 10:36 am

How did she do it? How has Angela Merkel hung on for a fourth term as German Chancellor after being…

After Pennsylvania, can the GOP win again?

14 March 2018 10:03 am

The special election for Pennsylvania’s 18th Congressional District has ended in a photo finish. There are absentee ballots still to…

The wild, wild world of Sheriff David Clarke

11 March 2018 9:08 pm

David Clarke, former sheriff of Milwaukee County, seemed made for Trump-era celebrity politics. Black, bearded and Stetson-wearing, he made his…

Trumpism is taking the GOP back to its industrialist roots

7 March 2018 8:30 am

The weeping and wailing that is greeting Trump’s imposition of tariffs on steel and aluminum products entering the US is…