Politics

trump-uk

It’s time for a positive Trump-UK relationship

July 8, 2019 3:39 pm

May couldn’t handle the 45th president. Her successor should fare better

july speech

Why Trump’s Fourth of July speech was a botch job

July 5, 2019 4:11 pm

To succeed as a speaker, you need timing, luck and a connection with your audience

biden middle

Biden and Trump converge on the middle ground

July 5, 2019 1:34 pm

The president stuck to the script yesterday, while Biden struck out against AOC

justin amash

Justin Amash is the anti-Ron Paul

July 4, 2019 3:41 pm

Hes teaching libertarians how to lose

eric swalwell

Swalwell’s folly

July 3, 2019 2:55 pm

Enjoy the Russia-crazy congressman’s doomed quest for the presidency while it lasts

democrat debate

Where is the Democrat who can take on Trump?

July 3, 2019 11:03 am

Liberals repelled by both a blatant idiot and a bankrupting socialist could simply stay home

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Trump’s ‘Salute to America’ is the perfect fusion of capitalism and patriotism

July 2, 2019 12:53 pm

Converting July 4 into a commercial event is a masterstroke

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Vice President Tucker Carlson?

July 1, 2019 12:57 pm

The Fox News host could refocus the Trump 2020 campaign

american nationalism

Towards an American nationalism

July 1, 2019 11:23 am

At a time of angry division, what can bind us together?

marianne williamson

Marianne Williamson put a spell on me

June 28, 2019 6:19 pm

She’s part-Kate Bush, part-Witch King of Angmar, and all I’ve been thinking about since yesterday

high-skilled immigrants

The Fairness for High-Skilled Immigrants Act is unfair for American workers

June 28, 2019 3:54 pm

A bill for Big Tech and billionaires

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Harris’s premeditated potshot won’t come close to sinking Biden

June 28, 2019 1:09 pm

The media are bored by the prospect of a ‘sure thing’

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Biden has time to wriggle out of Harris’s Miami vise

June 28, 2019 12:42 pm

There’s no cogent reason to believe that he’s toast

catch-22

The Democrats’ Catch-22 in the primaries

June 28, 2019 6:56 am

In winning the primaries, they lose ordinary voters

fake

The Democrats are too fake for 2020 

June 28, 2019 4:09 am

The politics of recitation is enough for ordinary time. But America is in the midst of serious change

biden fizzles

Joe Biden starts strong but fizzles out in the Democratic debate

June 28, 2019 2:56 am

As the indisputable front-runner, Biden knew he was going to be the punching bag for everybody else

nuclear arms

Will Trump enter the hypersonic nuclear arms race?

June 27, 2019 4:45 pm

US struggling to respond to deadly new weapons

cory booker miami

Cory Booker’s southern strategy

June 27, 2019 3:04 pm

The New Jersey senator is in the race because, as Wednesday showed, he can actually win

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Wednesday’s debate was a warm-up act

June 27, 2019 11:08 am

The debate offered was a sneak peek into the next Democratic president’s cabinet

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The media’s exploitation of this photograph shames the West

June 27, 2019 7:40 am

The publicization of an image of a drowned father and his daughter breaches the dignity of the deceased

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Beto O’Rourke is the big loser in the Democratic debate

June 27, 2019 1:13 am

Fellow Texan Julián Castro meanwhile was polished and eloquent

miami

A pathetic exhibition of virtue-signaling in Miami

June 27, 2019 12:09 am

‘Does she know about a thing called money?’, said my 11-year-old daughter

single-digit 2020 democrats

Spare a thought for the single-digit 2020 Democrats

June 25, 2019 1:03 pm

This week’s debates offer a shot at glory

democratic debates drinking game

The Democratic debates drinking game

June 25, 2019 11:25 am

Because no way are you making it through sober

michael wolff

Michael Wolff: the Mueller indictment document ‘sits on my desk’

June 24, 2019 7:54 pm

Wolff is on a tour for his book, Siege