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weed killer

The American tort system has generated many litigation campaigns and completed verdicts we now recognize as scientific embarrassments. Among them are lawsuits claiming that silicone...
Masterpiece Cakeshop

Jack Phillips once more finds himself on the sharp end of liberal “tolerance.” He was the Colorado baker at the center of the Masterpiece Cakeshop...
charlottesville

On August 16, the Boston Globe will publish an editorial denouncing Donald Trump’s “dirty war on the free press.” They will not be alone. According...
Space Force

When President Donald Trump first floated the idea of creating an entirely new branch of the United States armed forces dedicated to space-based operations in...
environmentalism

Chicken Little has always been the press secretary of the environmental movement. In the 1960's there was good reason to think the sky was actually falling. The...
race

In November 1995, COMMENTARY published a symposium called "The National Prospect" in which dozens of writers offered their view of America's possible future. I just...

This is yuuge. Beginning January 1, 2019, the Trump administration will require hospitals and outpatient clinics to publicly post their prices for surgeries and other medical procedures,...
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...
wework

At some point in recent decades—I couldn’t pinpoint the exact moment—corporate America turned itself into an organ of liberal nannyism and virtue signaling. No longer...
abortion

As Americans gird themselves for the sound and fury of a Supreme Court confirmation “fight,” they should prepare to hear one poll-tested expression repeated with...
unions

The Supreme Court struck a grievous blow to union power on Wednesday by ruling that public service workers who do not wish to join a union cannot be...
misogyny

When the nation’s attention is captured by an episode of blatant racial hatred or primitive bigotry and that episode turns out to be a hoax—an...