US Politics

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

dunns harry dunn

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?

biden

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

donald trump outfoxed

Donald Trump, outfoxed once more

October 10, 2019 1:23 pm

The president has more than unfavorable polls to worry about

wokeness puritanism

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

facebook ads

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

china 2020

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

kiev ukraine aid

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

donald trump whistleblowers

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 rush

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

presidency

Donald Trump’s blunderful presidency

September 30, 2019 4:49 pm

If there’s a rake in the Rose Garden, Trump will step on it

The age of LOLitics

September 30, 2019 8:54 am

Social media is turning democracy into a joke

joey salads

Don’t write off Joey Salads

September 29, 2019 3:41 pm

The YouTuber’s outside chance at New York’s 11th district

de niro

When did Robert de Niro become such a douchebag?

September 29, 2019 2:23 pm

His display on CNN was tragic

mencius moldbug

Is this Mencius Moldbug’s moment?

September 28, 2019 11:13 am

The neoreactionary blogger has resurfaced with a new essay