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James comey

The sudden dismissal of FBI director James Comey has suddenly transformed the man blamed by many Democrats for Hillary Clinton's defeat into the liberal Twittersphere's Thomas...
democrats

If you can’t be persuasive, be interesting. If you’re neither persuasive nor interesting, try to be funny. And if all of that fails, just be...
France

The blowout victory of Emmanuel Macron in France last night has thrown a monkey wrench into the global-revolt works. Since the rise of Donald Trump, the "anti-globalists" have been...
establishment gop

The passage of the House version of the American Health Care Act was a vital necessity for Trump and his White House. Without it, the...
Hillary clinton

Earlier today, I published a piece reflecting on the Democratic Party’s refusal to learn a single lesson as a result of its 2016 losses. The...
democrats

Try as they might, Democrats will find no peace in the wilderness. Not while they refuse to reconcile the conditions that led voters to relegate...
donald trump

Writing in the New York Times, First Things editor R.R. Reno informs those of us devoted to the Reaganite vision of the Republican Party—which he...
Duterte

In many ways, Donald Trump’s hand in Asia had been forced by his predecessor. Reconstructing working relationships with America’s allies abroad, however unsavory some of...
Elizabeth Warren

The Democratic Party in the Trump era is increasingly at odds with itself. In the quest to be all things to all parts of its coalition,...
steve bannon

Donald Trump’s most avid supporters are truly concerned. The president and his administration, they frequently contend, are being sabotaged. The saboteurs vary, depending on the issue...
Hillary Clinton

If you can summon the resolve, pity the political media. Their jobs aren’t easy. To do them well means they will satisfy few and enrage the...
Holocaust

When the last survivor has gone, to whom does the mantle pass? When they can no longer tell their stories, who can? Who should? Who...