Politics

Trumpism at CPAC

How do movement conservatives fit in to our new political reality?

Angst in the Church of America the Redeemer

David Brooks on making America great again

The “Paradox” of Transnational Nationalism

Why shouldn’t different particularisms discover they have something in common?

Donald Trump and the Revolt of the Unseen

He won because he took the time to listen to les Deplorables.

Robert VerBruggen Is Not a Nazi, But Eugenics Isn’t Rocket Science

It’s a lot more complicated than that

The Meaning of Trump

He alone perceived America’s status quo crisis.

The Greatest Presidents

Historians agree on the top three. Below that, there are fascinating trends in opinion.

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The Deep State Targets Trump

Like a good soldier, Michael Flynn took the bullet.

Is TAC Too Easy on Trump?

A reader voices her concerns; the editor replies.

Why the Kennedy-De Niro Vaccine Challenge Matters

A presidential commission led by Robert Kennedy Jr. could raise uncomfortable questions about the incentives driving vaccination recommendations.

Ten-Year-Old Me For President

Turns out, I was quite the Trumpian tot

The Deep State Gets a Scalp

Congress needs to step up to avert a threat to our democratic institutions

Psychoanalyzing the President

Trump is hardly the first to face speculations of mental illness.

Is the Left Playing With Fire?

Democrats would do well to recall what happened the last time they rode the tiger of social revolution.

Trump vs. the Judiciary

The long history of presidents standing up to judges

“Not Who We Are” Versus “Who We Want To Be”

Advocates of liberal immigration should answer entirely legitimate restrictionist questions about identity without embarrassment, but also without rancor or contempt

Neo-Reactionaries in the West Wing

Why I worry