Donald Trump

The behavior of many attendees of Donald Trump’s campaign-style rally in Florida on Tuesday night was barbaric. There’s no other way to put it. The...
Alexandria Ocasio-cortez

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, the Democratic Party’s newest rock star, appears to believe that the negative attention she has received from people on the right is a...
iran

It wasn’t long ago that the president’s supporters justified their commitment to selectively hearing what Trump had to say, dismissing his more intemperate outbursts and...

The COMMENTARY Podcast recorded live before a studio audience at The Comedy Cellar's The Village Underground this week. The gang discussed how the Donald Trump...
catholic church

In 2003, an American Catholic prelate shared his diagnosis of the roots of the Church’s abuse crisis with a group of lay experts. The problem,...
entitlement crisis

The Mercatus Center at Virginia’s George Mason University has some bad news for progressive Democrats. According to its analysis, Bernie Sanders’s “Medicare for all” proposal...
chemical weapons

Among Donald Trump’s first acts as president was to abandon Barack Obama’s craven and ultimately failed efforts to avoid entanglement in the Syrian civil war....

Hard to argue with the data: Things have taken a turn against the GOP as the midterm elections approach. We discuss how, and why, and...
Andrew Brunson

Andrew Brunson is not free, but at least he’s no longer trapped in a Turkish dungeon. A Turkish court on Wednesday transferred the American evangelical...
straws

Few things are as illustrative of the liberal predicament as the extremely recent moral panic over the threat posed by plastic drinking straws. Not only...
turning point usa

According to the 2013-14 Higher Education Research Institute Faculty Survey, just 7.8 percent of professors consider themselves conservative. Another 0.8 percent say they are on the...
theodore mccarrick

American Catholics are celebrating “ordinary time” in their liturgical calendar. But they and their pastors need the spirit of Ash Wednesday—the spirit of fasting and...