Politics

john bolton

The ill-timed revelations of John Bolton

June 17, 2020 4:41 pm

The books hit Trump

covid

Have the protests proved that COVID-19 risks are being vastly exaggerated?

June 16, 2020 2:44 pm

What we have right now is the worst of all worlds

anti-racism

What anti-racism really means and how to talk about it

June 16, 2020 11:39 am

In Critical Race Theory, ‘racism’ means ‘systemic racism’, which is said to be ‘the ordinary state of affairs’ in the United States

joe biden

The Biden factor is difficult to calculate

June 16, 2020 11:18 am

President Trump should win, but that does not now provide any certainty that he will

defend

Defend the police

June 16, 2020 6:02 am

Who will support cops, when even the Trump administration blames them?

judges

Why banking on judges is a poor strategy

June 15, 2020 7:18 pm

There is no silver bullet that gets around the tough work of legislating

military

How much does Trump’s rift with military brass matter?

June 15, 2020 5:34 pm

He knows that the military rank and file largely support him

prince andrew

Prince Andrew fires back at Department of Justice

June 15, 2020 1:01 pm

‘Andrew was the least protected of all the individuals who knew Jeffrey Epstein’

protest rally covid democrats

You can’t rally. We can riot

June 14, 2020 4:46 pm

The staggering hypocrisy of the Democrats over COVID-19

systematically

Society isn’t systemically racist. It is systemically woke

June 14, 2020 2:30 pm

All this ‘structural’ talk isn’t just wrong; it is dishonest

neocons

Neocons come home to roost

June 13, 2020 2:24 pm

Reagan was tarred as an extremist in much the same terms as Trump. Yet the neocons supported him

baltimore

Is change on the horizon in Baltimore?

June 12, 2020 4:09 pm

Brandon Scott would be deemed a success as mayor if he could avoid a major political scandal while keeping annual homicides under 300

capitol hill autonomous zone

What’s it like in the Capitol Hill Autonomous Zone?

June 11, 2020 7:10 pm

At night there’s a touch of Dunkirk as you pass by rows of bedraggled-looking campers hunched together around braziers

wisconsin

The lessons from Wisconsin’s lockdown lifting

June 11, 2020 4:47 pm

Even after lockdowns end, people aren’t returning to normality

anarchy

How do you enforce anarchy?

June 11, 2020 11:48 am

The Capitol Hill Autonomous Zone is a very interesting experiment

CHAZ capitol hill autonomous zone

In defense of CHAZ

June 11, 2020 11:27 am

For radical leftists to establish their own territory is, frankly, refreshing

police

The truth about America’s police culture

June 10, 2020 11:31 pm

Behind the brutality is a warped social contract

antifa

Antifa explained

June 10, 2020 6:44 pm

There is no central command, so it is impossible to know how many members and sympathizers are currently active

minneapolis

Madness in Minneapolis

June 10, 2020 3:26 pm

The City Council are defunding the police, to replace them with...who knows?

statues

The war of the statues is a battle for freedom

June 10, 2020 12:36 pm

If we simply destroy the evidence, we impoverish our heirs’ understanding

Dan Bongino at Politicon

EXCLUSIVE: Dan Bongino’s prepared testimony on police brutality

June 10, 2020 9:58 am

‘We can, and should, commit to police accountability without shredding the thin wall between civilization and chaos’

We need black conservatism

June 10, 2020 5:51 am

We are living through an update of radical chic. Elite white liberals are apologizing for and even applauding the worst…

camden

The Camden solution

June 10, 2020 3:09 am

Can right and left meet on police reform?

black vote

Trump’s 2020 appeal for the black vote

June 9, 2020 6:37 pm

Common sense would indicate Trump likely won’t be reelected in 2020, but common sense doesn’t cast votes. People do

bush

Is George W. Bush brave enough to tell voters to back Biden?

June 9, 2020 5:36 pm

Republicans who wish to stop the corruption and dereliction of the American state must vote for Biden