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cnn

When a handful of obdurate conservatives vowed to oppose Donald Trump even if he were to win the Republican Party’s presidential nomination, they did so...
donald trump

Almost a year into the Trump presidency, this administration’s foreign policy could be best described as confused. Reports suggest that the president is in a...

On the first of this holiday week's COMMENTARY podcasts, we delve into the question of what the sexual harassment scandals of the past seven weeks...

Twitter's new, 280-character format hasn't been a boon to presidential dignity. On Saturday, while traveling in Vietnam ahead of a summit of the Association of...
roy moore

Among the more confusing aspects of the uniquely confusing 2016 election cycle was the unfailing kinship evangelical Republicans displayed toward Donald Trump, a man who...

On the second podcast of the week, the COMMENTARY crew takes up the question of how bad the 2017 election results are for the GOP...
Republicans

After several special elections in which Democrats consoled themselves with having won "moral victories"—by coming closer than recent history would have suggested they would while...
Mike Flynn

When NBC News reported on Sunday that special counsel Robert Mueller’s office had enough evidence to indict Michael Flynn, few could have been especially surprised....
donald trump

“Call them as we see them.” For months now this hokey expression has served as both mantra and alibi for center-right intellectuals aboard the Trump...
Bowe Bergdahl

The affair surrounding Bowe Bergdahl's desertion from his unit in Afghanistan was a disgrace that continues to dishonor all who come near it. First, the disgrace...
john kelly

Hopefully, New York Times readers were sitting down when they read that Donald Trump’s chief of staff shares many of Donald Trump’s political and cultural...

Abe, Noah, and I join for the last COMMENTARY podcast of the week to discuss the retirement of Jeff Flake and his attack on Donald...