US Politics

Elizabeth Warren is bruised not battered in the debate. Biden has faded

October 16, 2019 3:25 am

How do you know Elizabeth Warren is the Democratic frontrunner? Well, the polls give you a clue. But the more…

john bolton

John Bolton, avenger

October 15, 2019 12:45 pm

Democrats are starting to look with a more benignant eye upon the official they once loved to despise

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What Pelosi really wants from impeachment

October 15, 2019 11:48 am

Her aim is to prevent Trump’s reelection

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robert kraft

Robert Kraft and the so-called sex trafficking ‘sting’

October 14, 2019 5:00 pm

The New England Patriots owner’s case continues to spotlight prosecutorial overreach

felix sater

Felix Sater, superspy

October 14, 2019 1:53 pm

Should we believe Trump’s former business partner?

chatterton

Race to the finish

October 14, 2019 11:39 am

Self-Portrait in Black and White: Unlearning Race by Thomas Chatterton Williams reviewed

andrew yang

Andrew Yang is 2020’s ad blocker candidate

October 14, 2019 9:45 am

He is fueled by the support of people who are tired of being treated like idiots

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If Trump denies the Dunns justice, he is betraying Britain

October 12, 2019 10:59 am

He talks a big game about the nation state, but will he lift a finger to help one of his most significant allies secure justice for its citizens?

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Joe Biden: victim of the cult of youth

October 11, 2019 4:59 am

Why the former vice president has never really come of age

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Donald Trump, outfoxed once more

October 10, 2019 1:23 pm

The president has more than unfavorable polls to worry about

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Puritanism is back…and welcome to it

October 9, 2019 1:18 pm

Martyrdom has become ‘inclusive’

hillary clinton

Hillary beat Trump once, she can do it again

October 9, 2019 11:31 am

Imagine waking up each day, knowing that a strong empowered woman was in the White House

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Facebook’s fake news problem is about more than just ads

October 8, 2019 5:43 pm

Chris Hughes’s attack on his co-founder won’t stop the spread of misinformation

conservatism

Everyone agrees on the future of conservatism

October 8, 2019 5:03 pm

At least according to the AEI panel Cockburn attended

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Will China meddle in the 2020 election?

October 8, 2019 4:29 pm

It isn’t going to be Vladimir Putin who swings the 2020 election. It might be Xi Jinping

ubi

Would UBI actually work in America?

October 8, 2019 12:25 pm

There is an ill-defined and naive hope that UBI will solve whatever particular political bogeyman is brought to the party

syria kurds

Is Trump’s Turkey distraction a miscalculation?

October 7, 2019 4:19 pm

The president has riled up the very senators he may need to save him

kurds

The US will pay for abandoning the Kurds

October 7, 2019 3:57 pm

Trump’s credibility gap

anger

The gilded rage: why is America so angry?

October 7, 2019 12:10 pm

Most Americans now believe it is ‘healthier’ to unleash their negative feelings than to bottle them up

space force

Space is the place – for war

October 6, 2019 3:11 pm

Foreign hackers have broken codes that are integral to the effectiveness of satellites

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

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Wait, what aid are we actually sending to Ukraine?

October 4, 2019 3:42 pm

‘Aid’ is a strangely euphemistic term to describe high-powered anti-tank missiles, grenade launchers, and sniper rifles

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Whistleblowers give Trump a taxing time

October 3, 2019 6:33 pm

The issue of his taxes could also prove even more potent than Ukrainegate

impeachment

Impeachment is regime suicide

October 1, 2019 10:57 am

The ruling class still believes in a consensus that doesn’t exist. Their legitimacy is vanishing