Guns

cannabis marijuana

Big dope: how marijuana benefited from one of the slickest PR campaigns in history

November 14, 2019 4:06 pm

The effects on many of its users are permanent. They may give it up, but the damage has been done

mooch

The Mooch, Bill Kristol and the NeverTrump quest for relevance

August 18, 2019 6:57 pm

Anthony Scaramucci is a slightly preposterous footnote to the spectacle that is the Trump presidency

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Gun violence spills into the equestrian world

August 9, 2019 12:54 pm

Dressage rider Michael Barisone has been charged with attempted murder after a woman was shot on his farm

el paso

The inconvenient truth about the El Paso shooter

August 8, 2019 2:05 pm

The motivations of this weekend’s mass shooters have been so partially reported

mass shootings

Donald Trump isn’t to blame for this spate of mass shootings

August 8, 2019 12:36 am

Despite what the media might tell you

phony name

Trump heals the nation…by attacking Beto for his ‘phony name’

August 7, 2019 5:23 pm

Biden and other candidates seem to have gotten the message that Trump is no pushover

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A letter to our subscribers, from the New York Times

August 7, 2019 2:23 pm

As told to Chadwick Moore

war on terror

A new ‘War on Terror’ is a terrible idea

August 6, 2019 7:54 pm

Now is not the time to do away with civil liberties

nihilism

The Czarist image of mass shootings

August 6, 2019 11:55 am

In almost every generation since 1880, some young men have decided it would be fine to kill a large number of people

shootings

Liberalism cannot stop the shootings

August 6, 2019 7:10 am

These murderers do not have a conscience; they do not have any reflexive empathy or sense of humanity

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‘Meh’: the psychotic apathy of the Great Replacement killers

August 4, 2019 5:56 pm

The most shocking thing about statements from mass murderers is how careless and slapdash they are

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Harvard is more racist than Kyle Kashuv

June 17, 2019 4:29 pm

The Ivies won’t apologize for discriminating against Asian Americans

maria butina

Maria Butina: jailed for the crime of being Russian

May 22, 2019 9:32 am

She’s a political prisoner, caught up in the mess of the Mueller probe

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America is way too fat to fight another civil war

May 1, 2019 10:56 am

Would generations of Americans weaned on high-fructose corn syrup be able to march much further than the fridge?

places of worship

Why do terrorists attack houses of worship?

April 29, 2019 10:32 am

Faith, unlike bodies and buildings, cannot be destroyed

poway chabad shooting

The new normal of Poway

April 28, 2019 4:23 pm

Yet again, an American has died for the crime of being Jewish

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Joe Biden is already under Trump’s skin

April 26, 2019 2:59 pm

He can corner the president by depicting him as a betrayer, not redeemer, of American greatness

christchurch blame

Who should we blame for the New Zealand atrocity?

March 18, 2019 6:04 pm

Apart from the Christchurch gunman himself, it isn’t clear that anyone else is responsible for the massacre

extremely online

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

gun rights new york

What will happen when the Supreme Court hears its first gun rights case in 10 years?

January 24, 2019 11:50 am

A challenge to a New York City law forbidding gun owners from taking their weapons to shooting ranges beyond the city will be assessed

jazmine barnes

Black lives matter, until they’re ended by black people

January 11, 2019 11:10 am

Black lives matter, until they’re ended by black people

Louis C.K. is not OK

January 5, 2019 8:23 am

Dinosaurs like the comedian steadfastly refuse to acknowledge there are 689 genders now

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Wig-snatching and ‘hate crime’ in Hollywood

November 9, 2018 2:53 pm

In the end a judge will finally decide whether the wig-snatcher of North Hollywood was acting on anti-Semitic impulses

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America’s first quantum president

October 30, 2018 12:40 pm

Is Schrödinger’s Cat in the White House?

trump lacks empathy

Thank goodness Trump lacks empathy

October 30, 2018 10:41 am

If the President fails to blub uncontrollably in Pittsburgh today, his enemies will accuse him of callous disregard.