Ronald Reagan

san francisco

Rise and rise of the San Francisco Democrat

August 14, 2020 6:59 am

Don’t believe the hype. Kamala Harris is radical and rude

satire

Are we living in the golden age of political satire?

August 5, 2020 2:21 pm

Late night hosts and comedians are hitting every slow, low Trump pitch over their plates out of the ballpark

speech

Can’t stand free speech? You’re fired!

June 19, 2020 8:54 am

A proposal for dealing with the young bigots now holding publishers and newspapers hostage

neocons

Neocons come home to roost

June 13, 2020 2:24 pm

Reagan was tarred as an extremist in much the same terms as Trump. Yet the neocons supported him

government

How government can learn from disasters

May 11, 2020 8:17 am

Our preparedness for tomorrow’s catastrophe depends upon learning from the past

mullahs

Could this be the beginning of the end for Iran’s mullahs?

January 11, 2020 9:54 am

It is easy to see a possible parallel here with the Soviet Union, whose leaders were rattling their sabers as loudly as ever as their socialist empire began to crumble

chinese tariffs

Trump’s Chinese tariffs are simply a scare tactic

December 13, 2019 5:37 pm

The president is often described as unpredictable, but he is really quite easy to read

nuclear arms

Will Trump enter the hypersonic nuclear arms race?

June 27, 2019 4:45 pm

US struggling to respond to deadly new weapons

human events

When in the course of Human Events

May 2, 2019 12:29 pm

Is the relaunched Reagan favorite an impressive debut or another Kassam carnival?

christopher buckley george h.w. bush

RIP, The Vishnu

December 2, 2018 2:26 pm

He was the kindest, most decent man I’ve ever known

The spying game: when has espionage changed the course of history?

June 28, 2018 4:33 pm

Andrew’s story is full of intriguing facts and pleasing anecdotes. But he does not quite engage with the broader questions he himself raises.