Liberalism

Has Jeff Flake put Brett Kavanaugh back to square one?

September 28, 2018 5:03 pm

The Arizona senator has changed his mind and called for an FBI investigation into the Supreme Court nominee

McCarthyist? The Democrats’ treatment of Brett Kavanaugh is way worse than that

September 28, 2018 11:31 am

As Lindsey Graham noted, Republicans have never done to Democratic nominees for the Supreme Court what the Democrats have routinely done to Republicans

Democrat blood lust has energised Republicans ahead of the midterms

September 27, 2018 5:23 am

Anyone can see the Kavanaugh slanders for what they are: brass-knuckled, any weapon at hand, dirty dealing

Did conservatives win the culture war?

September 26, 2018 3:05 pm

I always used to think liberals had won the culture war and conservatives had won the economic war. Now I’m not so sure

Grassley posts a picture of corn  —  but no-one will lend an ear

September 25, 2018 2:59 pm

The chairman of the Senate Judiciary Committee can get no love on Instagram

How Ta-Nehisi Coates saved capitalism

September 25, 2018 5:43 am

The celebrated writer made social activism a lot less dangerous to the ruling class

Ronan Farrow, chief inspector of the sex police

September 24, 2018 11:18 am

Is there nothing Senate Democrats won’t stoop to?

The coddling of American journalism

September 22, 2018 6:49 am

The snowflakes aren’t melting as they get older and wiser. They now have jobs in publishing and media and are marching through the institutions they work for

WATCH: Bigfoot stomps all over Congressman Erik Paulsen

September 20, 2018 11:44 am

A new political ad out of Minnesota is as searing – and side-splitting – as any in years

Why Steve Bannon’s fireside chat with The Economist is so grimly watchable

September 18, 2018 2:13 pm

It appears that to allow Bannon to make any point (let alone win it) would be to risk the total and utter death of Zanny Minton Beddoes

Status Cuomo in New York

September 18, 2018 9:44 am

...in the land the Democrats forgot

With Christine Blasey Ford, the Democrats have descended to new lows in politicising justice

September 17, 2018 10:18 am

They tried the same thing when they wheeled out Anita Hill during the hearings on Clarence Thomas

Andrew Cuomo’s last chance saloon in Buffalo

September 12, 2018 1:16 pm

The New York governor makes a trip out west and tries to talk tough to Trump

Julia Salazar’s identity politics

September 10, 2018 7:37 am

There aren’t many situations in which identifying as a Jewish Latina immigrant socialist would give you a competitive advantage

The neo-Marxist takeover of our universities

September 6, 2018 9:35 am

We owe the fact we haven’t been bamboozled by socialist snake-oil salesmen to the innate good sense of the ordinary working man

How Nike turned a protest about racial injustice into advertising

September 6, 2018 8:24 am

Is the Colin Kaepernick advert nothing more than a cynical marketing move?

John Kerry’s plausible path to the presidency

September 5, 2018 1:13 pm

Many are mocking the former Secretary of State’s septuagenarian ambitions. He could get the last laugh

If Zina Bash’s ‘white power’ gesture shocked you, don’t read this

September 5, 2018 10:00 am

Who knew how you rest your arms could make people so mad?

Oh God: ‘lesbian-feminism’ is a religion now

September 4, 2018 10:28 am

The Pussy Church of Modern Witchcraft has been given Tax Exempt Status as a ‘place of lesbian faith’

In praise of Midwestern manners

September 4, 2018 8:44 am

Demonising won’t help the Dems in South Dakota

Who’s afraid of Steve Bannon?

September 3, 2018 8:48 pm

Cancelling the former White House strategist might win back the respect of New Yorker readers — but it won’t help in their quest to explore ‘Ideas’

The Massachusetts primaries will tell a tale of two Democratic parties

September 3, 2018 1:04 pm

The difference, as is invariably the case in American politics, is a matter of tone — not just skin colour, but also sex and generation, and generally in that order

How Donald Trump dismantled the New Class

August 29, 2018 6:40 am

The President has created a Republican Workers Party

Will Trump be impeached? It’s cautious Dem leaders versus bloodthirsty base

August 29, 2018 6:21 am

The party line is to ‘be a check and balance’ on Trump

In Georgia, state politics are becoming national politics

August 29, 2018 5:49 am

Will Trump’s support damage Brian Kemp in the Georgia race?