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The loyal opposition

October 20, 2020 9:00 am

Belief polarization has taught us to see the other side not merely as wrong-headed, but as profoundly ‘other’


The Hunter Biden story isn’t going away

October 20, 2020 8:29 am

Stories don’t just disappear because one side can’t stomach them


Why fracking matters

October 19, 2020 3:42 pm

Why the shale gas industry matters in the heartland


The paranoid style in left-wing politics

October 18, 2020 3:33 pm

The reality is that conspiracy theories are now more ubiquitous on the left than they are on the right

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The rise of the left-wing language police

October 16, 2020 2:16 pm

Is the term ‘sexual preference’ offensive? It depends who’s saying it...

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Andrew Cuomo’s revisionist history

October 16, 2020 9:25 am

American Crisis: Leadership Lessons From the COVID-19 Pandemic by Andrew Cuomo reviewed

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Behind the social-media blackout of Biden family corruption

October 16, 2020 12:25 am

If a bombshell goes off in the forest and no one is allowed to talk about it, does it make a sound?

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Battle for the boomers

October 15, 2020 2:18 pm

Can Biden surf the gray wave to the White House?


I’m a lifelong Republican — but I have to vote for Biden

October 15, 2020 8:49 am

The social fabric of America is coming undone

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If Biden wins, who will govern?

October 15, 2020 5:56 am

It’s likely that Biden will end up delegating his more arduous tasks to Kamala Harris

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Hunter Biden and the Big Tech information coup

October 14, 2020 5:00 pm

The internet was supposed to democratize information, but we now see that it has privatized it


Liberals don’t need their own QAnon

October 14, 2020 4:27 pm

Resistance Twitter and the misinformation of the left

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Oh, there’s Hunter…

October 14, 2020 11:38 am

The thing speaks for itself. Indeed, it is eloquent

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The Barrett hearings show the Democrats have wised up since Kavanaugh

October 14, 2020 9:04 am

Gone is any focus on Barrett’s personal life. Discussion of her fervent religious beliefs are verboten


Do you want a Trump or Biden economy?

October 12, 2020 2:06 pm

The answer should be obvious

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Bad Kshama: meet Seattle’s worst socialist

October 11, 2020 12:16 pm

Kshama Sawant’s attitude to Amazon has come to reach the level of a personal hatred rarely seen outside marriage


How to lose the abortion debate

October 9, 2020 5:36 pm

When did ‘safe, legal and rare’ become ‘celebrate your abortion’?

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The Democratic art of magical thinking

October 9, 2020 12:42 pm

It is not surprising that Democrats prefer pleasing fantasy to sobering reality


Cal Cunningham gets North Carolina barbecued

October 8, 2020 3:21 pm

Despite infidelity revelations, the Democratic candidate for the North Carolina Senate seat won’t drop out

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Kamala Harris forgot who she was debating

October 8, 2020 1:12 pm

Very quickly, her attempt to paint Pence as patriarchal or belittling fell flat

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Did the VP debate change a single mind?

October 7, 2020 11:34 pm

A predictable clash between two solid professionals

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The 2020 vice presidential debate — live blog

October 7, 2020 8:15 pm

With commentary from Amber Athey, Caroline McCarthy, Dominic Green, Freddy Gray, Kate Andrews, Matt McDonald and Stephen L. Miller


The election is Joe Biden’s to lose

October 7, 2020 6:38 am

If Biden wins Florida, he might as well start measuring the drapes in the Oval Office


California won’t let a good crisis go to waste

October 6, 2020 12:03 pm

Local bureaucrats are engineering a new abnormal


No, antifa won’t destroy democracy

October 5, 2020 1:45 pm

How the culture war created a tribe of Lee Harvey Oswalds