From The Board

Spectator Editorial

disunited america

EDITORIAL: Onwards and upwards

October 26, 2020 2:00 pm

American democracy, American power and influence are not dying, and neither are they under threat

endorse

EDITORIAL: The danger this time

September 28, 2020 5:11 pm

The promise to live and let live rather than treat every political battle as all-out war to the death is breaking down

law

EDITORIAL: The terrifying truth — neither party cares about law and order

August 30, 2020 3:46 am

Republicans are as guilty as Democrats of allowing the riots to flourish for political gain

donald trump

EDITORIAL: The right stuff

August 24, 2020 12:58 pm

As long as Trump and his family remain the fulcrum of American politics, the GOP will be effectively without a leader

joe biden hope change

EDITORIAL: Biden offers no change and no hope

July 20, 2020 10:10 am

Expect four more years of disappointment and stasis

justice

EDITORIAL: No justice, no peace

June 24, 2020 1:11 pm

What’s really happening in America is a crisis of authority, from the White House down to your local police precinct

coronavirus state liberalism

EDITORIAL: The weak response to coronavirus is a symptom of the decay of the liberal state

March 16, 2020 3:54 pm

The modern nation-state has always offered a deal: liberty for protection. America’s liberal state frequently fails to honor its side of the bargain

democracy

EDITORIAL: Democracy in danger

March 5, 2020 2:23 pm

Nothing quite matches the scale of today’s disillusionment with democracy

EDITORIAL: Tyranny of the minority

January 17, 2020 4:34 pm

Cancel culture is real. It destroys lives, ruins careers, causes suicide and silences reasonable debate

right

EDITORIAL: Who’s right in the 2020s?

January 2, 2020 12:57 pm

The American tradition of fair opportunity has been breached in our Gilded Age more than honored

national debt

EDITORIAL: Forever in our debt

November 23, 2019 9:10 am

To be overspending to the extent that Trump is doing is to invite disaster

extinction rebellion

EDITORIAL: Mass extinction

November 12, 2019 9:45 am

The only way to tackle Extinction Rebellion is by dissecting its ideology