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DNC

Over the weekend, the Democratic National Committee voted in favor of refusing all future donations from fossil-fuel companies. They’re so proud of the decision that...
Al Jazeera

Should Al Jazeera--the broadcast organ of Qatar's pro-Muslim Brotherhood regime--be required to register as a foreign agent in the United States? Alexandra Ellerbeck and Avi...

The Bad Donald Trump—the one who ran a campaign fueled by insult and conspiracy theories and misplaced animosity against American alliances—never went away. He was...
Transgender Bathrooms

The transgender movement expects Americans to deny the most basic truths about bodily sex and human nature, and whether out of fear or apathy, most...
Trade

Since modern progressive liberalism has existed, its adherents have longed to see the flexibility afforded to political leaders during wartime extend to matters off the...
debt

The 1998 film Deep Impact provides us with the Hollywood ideal of how Americans would respond to a potentially transformative crisis. In the movie, the...
Masterpiece Cakeshop

After a winter of discontent, social and religious conservatives had reason to cheer on Monday when the Supreme Court ruled for Jack Phillips and his...
The Enlightenment

Over the weekend, CBS News analyst and Slate correspondent Jamelle Bouie ignited a fiery intellectual debate seemingly from whole cloth when he indicted the Age...
democrats

As the evidence mounts that the Democratic Party’s formerly inevitable crushing victory in the upcoming midterm elections may be less than crushing—perhaps even less than...
trade war

It has come to this. This week, an American president—a Republican, at that—found himself on the receiving end of a blistering lecture on the virtues...
Donald Trump

By the standards that have been set in recent years, Roseanne Barr’s downfall was remarkably swift. There were none of the rituals with which we’ve...
Progressive Populism

Sometimes it's hard to avoid the impression that the left’s intellectual leaders resent Donald Trump for stealing their act. In the estimation of some, it...