Author Archives: W. James Antle III
About W. James Antle III
W. James Antle III, editor, comes to TAC after managing a stable of reporters as Politics Editor at the Washington Examiner. A former senior writer at TAC, Antle also previously served as managing editor of the Daily Caller, editor of the Daily Caller News Foundation, and associate editor of the American Spectator. He is the author of Devouring Freedom: Can Big Government Ever Be Stopped? Antle has appeared on Fox News, CNN, MSNBC and NPR, among other outlets, and has written for a wide variety of publications, including the Wall Street Journal, Politico, the Week, the Los Angeles Times, the Boston Globe, the Daily Beast, the Guardian, Reason, the Spectator of London, The National Interest and National Review Online. He also serves as a senior adviser to Defense Priorities.
He was the right leader for the end stages of the Cold War, but wrong for the challenges that came after.
Democrats run as the antiwar party and govern as anything but. Yemen is an opportunity to make it right.
The crisis at the border sets up a pitched battle between President Trump and the new Democratic House.
In a rush to stand with the Saudis after the Khashoggi killing, the president whitewashes a war.
An African American stopped a shooting only to be killed by police. This is the next big test for gun rights activists.
When loyalty to a man trumps support for a platform.
The president’s instincts prevailed, but what has he done for the rest of his party?
What began with Ronan Farrow’s careful reporting has devolved into a deranged circus over Brett Kavanaugh.
He was more skeptical about military force early in his career. Then came Iraq.
If only liberty Republicans rather than neocons were the face of ‘Never Trump.’
He became far more powerful than Jack Kemp ever was—just not enough to stop Trump’s populist revolution.
A progressive upset in Texas recalls Hillary and Bernie all over again.
If he wins tonight, it could bolster conservative judges. It could also undermine the argument for religious liberty. (UPDATED)
It almost looks like a replay of Trump vs. Clinton—will results be different?
Twisting patriotism to score political points will lead to disaster.
Trump doesn’t want to signal he’s rooting for a worse healthcare crisis.
Another front in the post-election ‘resistance.’
Anti-Trumpism isn’t enough.
Trump has amped up right-wing media-bashing, but conservative hostility towards media bias is nothing new.
Evan McMullin’s supporters were generally happy with George W. Bush.← Older posts
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