Politics

The Longest Litigated Presidential Election in History

By filing their lawsuit against Russia, Democrats have hit a new historical milestone.

Marxists Look Back on the Russian Revolution

Two new books find committed leftists wrangling with the grisly legacy of October 1917.

Rand Paul: The Senate’s Noble Pain in the Neck

Despite conceding Mike Pompeo’s nomination, Paul’s record of pressuring his colleagues to do what’s right is unmatched.

America’s Unsustainable Empire

At a crossroads with North Korea and Iran, we face a question: how much longer can we remain this overextended?

America’s Polarization Has Nothing To Do With Ideology

We feel less strongly about policy and ideas than you think. So why the divide?

How the Greenwashed Liberal Gentry Keep Out the Rabble

One San Francisco lawmaker wants more affordable housing. Cue the fury from NIMBY leftists.

America’s Men Without Chests

The voluntarist creed that’s ruined our foreign policy was predicted by C.S. Lewis decades ago.

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Chasing Hillary: Clinton’s ‘Deplorables’ Was No One-Off Gaffe

A new campaign tell-all documents how much Clinton resisted even her husband’s pleas to take the working class seriously.

Paul Ryan: The Pupil Who Outshone the Teacher

He became far more powerful than Jack Kemp ever was—just not enough to stop Trump’s populist revolution.

Thomas Jefferson is America and America is Thomas Jefferson

He was the best of us, the worst of us, and the finest mind we’ve ever produced.

Emmanuel Macron: The Warmongering Voice in Trump’s Ear

Why did Trump bomb Syria? France’s tough-talking president may have had something to do with it.

A Higher Loyalty is Jim Comey’s Revenge, Served Lukewarm

The spurned FBI director is presented as everything that Trump isn’t–and that gets old, quick.

Barbara Bush: The Hand That Rocked the Cradle That Ruled the World

It’s impossible to isolate her influence from that of her family—and she herself wouldn’t have wanted it any other way.

Christopher Hitchens Wouldn’t Be Welcome at The Atlantic Today

Rejecting identity politics makes you persona non grata on the modern left.

Senators Offer Up Unprecedented War Powers to President

New AUMF would cement forever war and give the phrase ‘world police’ new meaning.

How to Fix the Swamp Monster Federal Budget

Here are eight things lawmakers can do to stop America from hemorrhaging debt.

Trump: Prisoner of the War Party

Elites who didn’t vote for him are now pushing him into a war he doesn’t want to fight.