Charles Lipson

Charles is a professor emeritus of political science at the University of Chicago and a contributor to The Spectator.

Politics

The question isn’t if Joe Biden will screw up: it’s when

Can anyone win the 2020 Democratic primary without destroying their chances in the general election?

By Charles Lipson

North Korea

The Trump-Kim summit: what we know and what’s useless prattle

Almost everything you can hear, and several things you wont

By Charles Lipson

Politics

A quick and dirty guide to Chicago’s down and dirty mayoral election

For decades, Chicago has held its elections in February precisely because it is cold, often snowy, and hard to get to the polls

By Charles Lipson

Politics

Andrew McCabe is the new Joe McCarthy

Serious charges need serious proof. Simple fairness demands it. But McCabe presents none

By Charles Lipson

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