Media

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The 2020 primary’s pivot to video

April 25, 2019 6:26 pm

Faith in the power of social media is turning politicians into vloggers

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What would a Corbyn victory mean for me?

April 25, 2019 4:29 pm

Few can doubt that a Labour government would introduce state regulation of the press

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The Scruton tapes: an anatomy of a modern hit job

April 25, 2019 1:04 pm

How a character assassination unfolded on Twitter

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The comedy and tragedy of Trump

April 18, 2019 12:15 pm

Just imagine what an intelligent writer could do with Trump’s presidency

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Who would have thought Michael Avenatti was a greedy porn lawyer?

April 12, 2019 12:44 pm

His case should be an admonitory tale

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Roger Scruton: An apology for thinking

April 11, 2019 9:37 am

I am forced to acknowledge what a mistake it is to address young leftists as though they were responsible human beings

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Roger Stone: I will be vindicated

April 11, 2019 5:49 am

The Republican campaign strategist on the Bushes, Alex Jones, and how he’s never described himself as a ‘dirty trickster’

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Roger Scruton on Soros and Hungary

April 10, 2019 10:15 pm

It is clear from his consistent pattern of statements that Scruton is not anti-Semitic towards George Soros

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Pyle on: the warped logic of online cancel culture

April 9, 2019 3:07 pm

Political positions are more nuanced than what can fit into a tweet

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Why the Left can’t understand Tucker Carlson

April 6, 2019 12:12 pm

The only script he follows is his own

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Piers Morgan: why Donald Trump will be re-elected in 2020

April 4, 2019 3:06 pm

He’s a brilliant campaigner who’s won every political contest he’s entered

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‘Boom!’: an autopsy of the media after the Mueller bombshell

April 4, 2019 11:05 am

Dunking on Rachel Maddow may be fun, but she’s far from the sole perpetrator

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If Thomas Friedman bristles at Brexit, you know everything will be OK

April 3, 2019 4:20 pm

The philosopher-king’s take on Britain leaving the EU is his typical mixture of Midwestern gee-shucking and historical buffoonery

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Could Tom Wolfe have invented the Jussie Smollett story?

April 1, 2019 10:06 am

The Smollett story is so perfectly Wolfeian I wouldn’t be all that surprised if somebody told me it was his last unfinished book

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The real Russiagate: why are the press ignoring Putin’s troops in Venezuela?

March 28, 2019 11:27 am

Yet again, the US media sidesteps important foreign policy coverage

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We should celebrate Mueller’s exoneration of Trump

March 27, 2019 2:18 pm

Invoking the mighty machinery of the constitution to pursue grievances is bad for the office of the presidency, and therefore the United States

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The whitewashing of Jussie Smollett

March 27, 2019 5:01 am

Was he guilty? Or just a jackass? 

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The privilege of Jussie Smollett

March 26, 2019 2:31 pm

If the actor inspires others to create their own hate crime hoaxes, he is a threat to public safety

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New York Times: Brexit is white supremacy

March 25, 2019 9:18 am

The editors of the Times will print any nonsense about Britain so long as it confirms their prejudices about Brexit

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I’m back in New York: the city that’s perennially offended

March 21, 2019 11:54 am

Welcome, filthy island packed to the gills with angry, mean, squat Trump haters who live in decrepit buildings they share with rat

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Can you go to jail for ‘misgendering’? One British journalist is about to find out

March 19, 2019 5:23 pm

Caroline Farrow is being investigated by a British police force for sending some tweets

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The dark extremism of the ‘extremely online’

March 15, 2019 5:01 pm

The New Zealand killer is a creature poisoned by the irony vortex of the internet

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Tucker Carlson’s show hits #1 spot

March 15, 2019 4:18 pm

Advertisers may be nervous over the Media Matters fight. Viewers are loving it