Daniel McCarthy

statues vandals history

Self-righteous vandals

June 21, 2020 10:47 am

The attempt to prettify history is ugly

riot

The roots of riot

May 30, 2020 11:11 am

This is the most sterile rebellion any country has ever seen

money stimulus

When money dies

May 13, 2020 5:18 pm

$1,200 isn’t going to stretch very far for workers who have lost their jobs, or even for those still employed

co-president

Who will be Joe Biden’s co-president?

May 12, 2020 5:59 am

The Democrats need a VP nominee who represents the future. They don’t seem to have one

joe biden lockdown

Why Joe Biden’s America loves a lockdown

April 24, 2020 7:24 am

The divide between the professional and servant classes has never been more stark

foreign policy

Foreign policy is in a straitjacket

April 8, 2020 4:57 pm

The Ivy League graduates who constitute America’s foreign policy elite think just like Robespierre

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

joe biden

Will Joe Biden be the Hillary Clinton of 2020?

March 4, 2020 6:18 am

Once again, the establishment Democrat is edging out Bernie Sanders

tulsi gabbard virginia

Why I’m voting for Tulsi in Virginia

March 3, 2020 12:36 am

A vote for her is the clearest possible vote against the war party

victory

Biden’s Pyrrhic victory

February 29, 2020 9:59 pm

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

new nationalism

What the new nationalism means

February 27, 2020 1:19 pm

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

bernie

What if Bernie actually wins the nomination?

February 23, 2020 1:08 am

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

bloomberg

Goodbye Biden. Hello Bloomberg

February 4, 2020 3:27 am

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

bloomberg

Mike Bloomberg wins in Iowa — by not being in the race

February 4, 2020 2:17 am

His huge spend ahead of super Tuesday on March 3 has suddenly become a much better investment

democrats impeachment

Impeachment has proved the Democrats are no longer democrats

January 31, 2020 6:08 pm

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

bolton

Why John Bolton won’t win his war on Trump

January 28, 2020 8:56 am

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

peace

Donald Trump, president of peace

January 25, 2020 2:03 pm

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

trump

You come at the Trump, you best not miss

January 17, 2020 1:42 pm

Why are the Democrats committing constitutional suicide?

genghis

The case for Genghis Trump

January 7, 2020 9:50 am

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

war

No, killing Soleimani doesn’t mean war

January 3, 2020 4:19 am

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

impeachment

How Democrats lost the Impeachment War — and probably 2020

December 11, 2019 5:46 am

The party is struggling to adapt to the 21st century

impeachment

Impeachment doesn’t work

December 5, 2019 9:06 am

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

arizona

GOP West: could Republicans have an Arizona advantage?

November 18, 2019 12:21 pm

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

capitalism

Trump’s economic nationalism is an effort to save capitalism

November 12, 2019 12:32 pm

America needs to harness capitalism as successfully as China has

romney bush

Romney Republicanism could never win

October 5, 2019 3:56 pm

There is no market on the right or the identity-politics left for what anti-populist Republicans are advertising