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Trump

Why do successful insurrectionary movements have a habit of eradicating their zealots and ideologues? Revolutionary movements can only succeed by radicalizing the public against existing...
Rohingya Muslims

When does ethnic cleansing become genocide? If that tipping point has not already been reached in Burma, it may be coming soon. We don’t know how...
donald trump

NBC News reported on Wednesday that Donald Trump called for the ten-fold augmentation of America’s nuclear arsenal at a meeting in a secure room in...
transgender

The transgender movement is at war with the English language. With a new set of style guidelines, the Associated Press has joined the trenches—on the...
Donald Trump

So far, Donald Trump has been fortunate. Not every politician in his position has a base of supporters who will settle for as little as...
fearless girl

On March 8, 2017, a bronze idol appeared on the streets of Manhattan paying obeisance to both the tenets of identity politics and liberal apprehension...
peace prize

By Nobel Peace Prize standards, this year's award to the International Campaign to Abolish Nuclear Weapons, or ICAN, wasn't that terrible. At least the prize...
aclu

The rising tide of anti-free speech sentiment on the American left has engulfed the American Civil Liberties Union. The ACLU’s principled position on the First...
Jared Kushner

Donald Trump has a staffing problem. His Department of Homeland Security has no political appointee at the helm and hasn’t since July. His Health and...
racism

In April 1961, National Review editor William F. Buckley published the first of what would become a multi-essay broadside targeting the John Birch Society founder...
MAGA

Though they will pretend otherwise, just about every conservative or Republican who invested anything in Alabama’s special U.S. Senate election was humiliated by the state’s...
Uber

Soon after last summer's U.K. vote to leave the European Union, London Mayor Sadiq Khan launched a publicity campaign to reassure investors that his city...