Politics

joe

Will the Democrats dare to junk Joe?

April 1, 2020 6:34 am

Amid the coronavirus crisis, Democrats have found a new Great Left Hope in Andrew Cuomo

airline

Will American workers see enough of the $58 billion airline bailout?

April 1, 2020 2:50 am

In the last 10 years, heavy maintenance work has been offshored to foreign companies

g7 leaders

Frightened people love their leaders

March 31, 2020 11:09 am

Leader approval ratings are ticking up — similar to those terrifying COVID charts

andrew cuomo

Bursting the Cuomo bubble

March 30, 2020 2:30 pm

He might be having a good crisis, but he’s not your next president

trump television

The next American revolution will be televised

March 30, 2020 11:46 am

Is COVID-19 the series finale of Trump’s dramatic presidency?

post-liberals

Constrained by freedom: what do post-liberals want?

March 28, 2020 1:55 pm

Liberalism may be a doctrine to organize your society by; it is not a doctrine to live your life by

Peter Navarro

Peter Navarro blasts ‘Swamp Creature’ opponents of ‘Buy American’ order

March 26, 2020 1:52 pm

The White House trade adviser says Big Pharma wants to ‘preserve its offshore oligopoly

welfare

Surge in welfare claims shows COVID-19’s devastating impact

March 26, 2020 1:36 pm

The COVID crash has led to 3,283,000 claims — quadruple the previous record-high of around 700,000 in 1982

Trump coronavirus task force big pharma

Big Pharma and free market orgs unite against Trump’s ‘Buy American’ order

March 25, 2020 10:50 pm

They claim the order will harm efforts to provide doctors and hospitals with the equipment and medicines they need to stop the spread of COVID-19

donald trump easter

Donald Trump’s wishful Easter deadline is a trap for Democrats

March 25, 2020 11:28 am

Unlike the economy, he isn’t too big to fail

stimulus

Are you feeling stimulated?

March 25, 2020 11:06 am

Perhaps you shouldn’t be

Trump chloroquine fish tank

How the media created its latest anti-Trump hit job

March 24, 2020 3:13 pm

It’s not Trump’s fault that couple poisoned themselves with chloroquine phosphate

liberalism post-liberal

After liberalism

March 24, 2020 12:21 pm

Are we entering a new era of political thought?

democrats

The Democrats just made a huge mistake

March 23, 2020 3:55 pm

They are exploiting a national emergency for the grubbiest of partisan motives

virus

The virus is not invincible, but it’s exposing who’s irreplaceable

March 23, 2020 1:25 pm

Who now is more important than the trucker who drives 12 hours straight to deliver toilet paper to Costco?

Chuck Schumer farm

Schumer holding up $50 billion in farm aid

March 23, 2020 12:28 pm

The farm aid is just the latest piece of the stimulus package to which Democrats have raised objections

blame

Trump isn’t the only one to blame for our slack response to COVID-19

March 23, 2020 12:00 pm

He downplayed the threat — but the media was far too focused on impeachment in January

civilization costs debate

Consider the costs

March 22, 2020 6:33 am

The rush to impose sweeping restrictions on public and commercial life across the entire economy should be more carefully evaluated

socialist

America is socialist, dummy

March 21, 2020 12:15 pm

Let us count the ways...

Why you should subscribe to The Spectator

March 21, 2020 11:59 am

A letter from US editor Freddy Gray

second term

Coronavirus will give Trump a second term

March 20, 2020 6:59 pm

The same people warning that Trump would operate an authoritarian regime are now complaining he isn’t being authoritarian enough

Joe Biden

Coronavirus keeps the spotlight on Trump and away from Joe Biden

March 20, 2020 3:17 pm

The less the latter appears in public, the more popular he will become

conservatism

How coronavirus could kill conservatism

March 20, 2020 9:29 am

Modern American conservatism is a funny hybrid animal. Can it adequately respond to this crisis?

donald trump recovery

After the coronavirus, who wins the recovery?

March 20, 2020 8:17 am

The pandemic will recede, and so will the panic it has touched off — though bad policy precedents will stick around

health finance

How government should respond

March 20, 2020 8:11 am

The US government should establish a Health Finance Corporation