US Politics

jfk

The magic of JFK remains undimmed

September 10, 2020 8:52 am

JFK: Coming of Age in the American Century, 1917-1956 by Fredrik Logevall reviewed

vaccine

The race to find a COVID vaccine has become a global power struggle

September 10, 2020 12:58 am

For any world leader, inventing the first shot will confer moral and political authority

lying biden

Trump should take lessons in lying from Joe Biden

September 10, 2020 12:04 am

The one-sided reporting of undeniable goings-on in America is a real eye-opener

aaron coleman

The tragedy of Aaron Coleman

September 9, 2020 6:59 pm

Coleman did a very bad thing, very recently, and seeks to have a role where his personality is relevant to thousands of lives

michael anton

Michael Anton and the stakes of 2020

September 9, 2020 1:12 pm

‘All of the things that we need, all of the things that this country needs to get back on track, Trump is for and Biden is against’

hollywood

Hollywood’s transrace hypocrisy

September 9, 2020 12:30 pm

The Academy Awards are making America look stupid in front of the entire world

state aid

The EU’s state aid hypocrisy

September 9, 2020 9:42 am

When you think about it, the EU is all about ‘pick and choose’

Woke capital is winning the left

September 8, 2020 8:35 pm

Will Wall Street’s gamble pay off?

klacik

Kim Klacik and the urban GOP effort

September 8, 2020 3:50 pm

Could a simple walk through the streets of Baltimore expand the Republican party?

stephen miller

Is Stephen Miller pursuing policy — or power?

September 8, 2020 11:54 am

‘He’s like Lady Macbeth. It’s someone who is so ravenous to get what they want, and instead they become a victim of their own insanity’

brad parscale cash

Why is the Trump campaign running out of cash?

September 8, 2020 7:47 am

The reelection effort is suddenly resembling an online scam

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How the Atlantic twisted the truth

September 7, 2020 5:22 pm

Jeffrey Goldberg has four anonymous sources. Trump has 11 named ones

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Reflections of an outgoing President

September 7, 2020 10:06 am

From the desk of Donald J. Trump

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Is Donald Trump really anti-abortion?

September 6, 2020 6:39 am

It seems that Trump changes his tune depending on who he is talking to

balkan

President Trump’s big Balkan deal

September 5, 2020 3:26 pm

Trump knows if you focus on creating jobs, it makes the political issues an awful lot more manageable

riots

Pundits gaslight the American people on violent riots

September 5, 2020 1:24 pm

But they can eat a breakfast burrito safely at 10 a.m.!

Sources: Atlantic editor Jeffrey Goldberg weeps in his office ‘all the time’

September 4, 2020 9:53 pm

Goldberg reported Friday that Trump derided fallen soldiers during a 2018 trip to France

blob

The return of the Blob

September 4, 2020 1:41 pm

It will mean the return of competence in government — and a sense of dynamism too

tax spending

Who will pay for a mega-spending Biden administration?

September 4, 2020 12:51 pm

The answer is you

populist

The future of populist conservatism

September 4, 2020 11:15 am

The anti-liberal opposition will continue to be demotic and anti-theoretic, impatient with and scornful of ideas, in public life especially

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Nancy Pelosi’s bad hair day

September 3, 2020 10:21 pm

The shear hypocrisy!

2027

A view from 2027

September 3, 2020 1:06 pm

‘The Pink Shirts are now knocking on doors daily to ask if any Deplorables live there’

vaccines

The problem with fast-tracking vaccines

September 2, 2020 11:52 pm

It can have disastrous effects — even if the shots work

andrew sullivan

My run-in with the New York Times

September 2, 2020 11:20 pm

‘This is where we now are. A reporter is in fear of being canceled if he doesn’t cancel someone else’

antiracist baby

Is your baby racist?

September 2, 2020 5:41 pm

Antiracist Baby by Ibram X. Kendi reviewed