Author Archives: James P. Pinkerton
About James P. Pinkerton
James P. Pinkerton is a contributor to the Fox News Channel and a regular panelist on the Fox “News Watch” show, the highest-rated media-critique show on television. He is a former columnist for Newsday, and is the editor of SeriousMedicineStrategy.org. He has written for publications ranging from The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times, The Washington Post, The Los Angeles Times, USA Today, National Review, The New Republic, Foreign Affairs, Fortune, The Huffington Post, and The Jerusalem Post. He is the author of What Comes Next: The End of Big Government--and the New Paradigm Ahead (Hyperion: 1995). He worked in the White House domestic policy offices of Presidents Ronald Reagan and George H.W. Bush and in the 1980, 1984, 1988 and 1992 presidential campaigns. In 2008 he served as a senior adviser to the Mike Huckabee for President Campaign. Married to the former Elizabeth Dial, he is a graduate of Stanford University.
Elites say we’re supposed to be adopting renewables to fight climate change. Instead the opposite is happening.
Low-tech, behind-the-wheel attacks are becoming more common. But can they ever be stopped?
Just as we’re flawed, so, too, will be our AI. Do we really want machines watching over nuclear weapons?
One San Francisco lawmaker wants more affordable housing. Cue the fury from NIMBY leftists.
It’s impossible to isolate her influence from that of her family—and she herself wouldn’t have wanted it any other way.
The conservative Law and Justice party struggles against the scourge of EU utopianism.
Washington’s interference makes it a miracle that Trump’s message gets out to the American public. But it does.
This is how Western elites treat conservative countries that don’t play by their rules.
Perhaps we can agree with George Washington University’s Christopher Leinberger and many …
Carbon capture could be the win-win we need for the economy and the environment.
The nationalism of Cardinal Richelieu still inspires the French.
National interest builds a new foreign-policy coalition.
The new UK prime minister has a powerful center-right message.
Business and government should once again work together to advance science and medicine.
We owe them an X-Prize for fighting fire.
Saving this little girl’s life was a miracle of science—and an act of defiance against an austerity-obsessed healthcare policy.
Sentimentality and green ideology won’t save lives—but twister-busting innovations might.
What the air traffic controllers’ exemption says about taxes, hypothecation, and user fees
Multilateral missile defense—not just negotiation or war—is the strategic answer to rogue states.
A “cure-first” strategy can slash healthcare costs—and sells better than voucherizing Medicare.← Older posts
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