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The coddling of American journalism

September 22, 2018 6:49 am

The snowflakes aren’t melting as they get older and wiser. They now have jobs in publishing and media and are marching through the institutions they work for

Brett Kavanaugh is not right for the Supreme Court

September 22, 2018 5:50 am

I believe her

Harper’s publisher: Buruma firing a ‘catastrophe’

September 21, 2018 5:08 pm

‘It is a serious threat to freedom of expression and the ability to publish and write independently’

When did the conservative moral outrage machine get so quiet?

September 21, 2018 3:59 pm

The Evangelicals who were triggered senseless by the Monica Lewinsky affair have been silent about Trump’s transgressions

Is Rod Rosenstein proof that Trump is right to be paranoid?

September 21, 2018 2:58 pm

After the New York Times story, Trump is surely weighing a purge of the Justice Department

Christine Blasey Ford has mastered the art of the deal

September 20, 2018 3:40 pm

Ford looks reasonable. It appears that she’s only asking for a few more days to prepare

No-one comes off well in the Allen-Farrow family drama

September 20, 2018 1:25 pm

We could believe either Allen’s version or Farrow’s, but that would get us no closer to the truth, because neither is trustworthy and both are proven fantasists

Putin is at it again – this time with the midterms

September 20, 2018 12:56 pm

If both Republicans and Democrats are being targeted, that’s because Putin doesn’t care who wins

WATCH: Bigfoot stomps all over Congressman Erik Paulsen

September 20, 2018 11:44 am

A new political ad out of Minnesota is as searing – and side-splitting – as any in years

Mark Judge, apostle of Washington

September 20, 2018 9:37 am

From Georgetown Prepper to City Paper stringer, a Supreme Court nominee’s friend is the city incarnate

The trouble with American universities: I talk to Jamie Kirchick

September 19, 2018 12:53 pm

Life’n’Arts podcast with the Brookings Institute fellow running for a seat on Yale’s board

Big Jay McNeely brought joy to millions with his music

September 19, 2018 5:32 am

The legendary tenor saxophonist died last weekend aged 91

Thanks to Stormy Daniels, Trump’s problems are, well, mushrooming

September 18, 2018 11:49 am

Stormy Daniels vividly describes her sexual encounter with the President in her new book

With Christine Blasey Ford, the Democrats have descended to new lows in politicising justice

September 17, 2018 10:18 am

They tried the same thing when they wheeled out Anita Hill during the hearings on Clarence Thomas

If Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination collapses, so might the GOP

September 17, 2018 4:06 am

Left-wing foes of Republican judicial philosophy would be encouraged by the GOP’s humiliation

The New York Times: all the news that’s fit to fake

September 16, 2018 10:58 am

‘Meaningless and unhelpful’: The Times is making it up about Brexit — again

If Donald Trump hires only ‘the best people’ — why Paul Manafort?

September 14, 2018 4:04 pm

Any move Trump makes to protect Manafort is likely to damage further the GOP’s electoral prospects in November.

Boris Johnson summons the spirit of Churchill in Washington DC

September 14, 2018 5:15 am

‘The last thing we want is for us, the Brits, having made a momentous decision, to be drawn back into the tractor beam of Brussels.’

Is Trump underestimating the approaching disaster?

September 13, 2018 11:35 am

The President seems to regard hurricane cleanup efforts as being as easy as mopping up a bathroom floor after the tub has slightly overflowed

In Idlib, the final chapter in Syria’s civil war has begun

September 13, 2018 9:09 am

There are ominous signs that the regime is planning a chemical attack

It’s not transphobic to question transgenderism

September 13, 2018 8:06 am

Why has any expression of measured concern about the trans phenomenon become so impossible?

Will Cruz lose?

September 12, 2018 6:34 am

Tipping point for Ted

Are Trump’s tumbling poll numbers behind his latest tweet spree?

September 11, 2018 9:42 am

A mere 32 per cent of voters told Quinnipiac that they believe the President is honest

Selling Europe’s new Muslim vote

September 11, 2018 6:54 am

Electoral fraud in Botkyrka would have changed the result