Daniel McCarthy

Daniel McCarthy is director of the Robert Novak Journalism Fellowship Program at The Fund for American Studies and editor of Modern Age: A Conservative Review and a contributing editor at The Spectator.

Politics

Biden’s Pyrrhic victory

Blocking Sanders with Biden is tantamount to writing off the Democratic party’s own youth activist wing

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

What the new nationalism means

The revolution is complete. The old revolutionaries are now the establishment

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

What if Bernie actually wins the nomination?

The Democratic establishment’s problem with Bernie Sanders is really a problem with democracy

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

Good riddance to Yang — and Biden

The future isn’t young Andrew. It was never old Joe

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

Goodbye Biden. Hello Bloomberg

If Biden was spared bad news last night, it was only to suffer another day

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

Impeachment has proved the Democrats are no longer democrats

Their arguments about why the Senate needed to call witnesses were contradictory

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

Why John Bolton won’t win his war on Trump

Far from damning Trump, his intervention suggests the president was acting in a reasonable manner

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

Donald Trump, president of peace

The emotional anti-war right is susceptible to its own wishful thinking about the irenic intentions of Iran

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

You come at the Trump, you best not miss

Why are the Democrats committing constitutional suicide?

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

The case for Genghis Trump

What force on earth can reform a corrupt or incompetent elite, one that serves itself and its dreams rather the citizens of the country?

By Daniel McCarthy

Middle East

No, killing Soleimani doesn’t mean war

Maybe Trump’s critics are just as wrong as they’ve been every other time

By Daniel McCarthy

Europe

Boris Johnson’s triumph is Trump’s as well

The challenge that Trump faces is to secure his coalition as effectively as Johnson has done

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

How Democrats lost the Impeachment War — and probably 2020

The party is struggling to adapt to the 21st century

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

Impeachment doesn’t work

The Democrats could tackle Trump in more effective ways. But they are too interested in the political theater

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

GOP West: could Republicans have an Arizona advantage?

Tolerating illegal immigration might not be the winning issue Democrats have long assumed it to be

By Daniel McCarthy

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