Author Archives: Hunter DeRensis

The Great War Christmas Truce: ‘They Were Positively Human’

For a brief moment in 1914, the guns went silent and the men risked court martial to play soccer, smoke and sing—with the other side.

Can This Left-Wing Populist Blow Up the 2020 Election?

West Virginia Democrat Richard Ojeda offers a class-based brand of labor politics sprung right out of America’s heartland.

The Coming Bankruptcy of the American Empire

Better to bring the troops home on our terms than wait for a debt crisis to do it for us.

How Crony Capitalism Killed the Zeppelin

Airships were initially considered safer and more capable than airplanes. It wasn’t just the Hindenburg that changed all that.

The Nuclear Trump Card

The Donald has the best shot at nuclear disarmament of any president over the last 20 years.

My Stand Against the Campus Mob Over Columbus Day

Intense hostility, threats of a massacre—George Mason University’s cultural left went around the bend as never before.