Category: Politics

The Inconsequential Nikki Haley

She's calling out her former colleagues and preparing for a presidential run. But what has she ever really done?
Daniel R. DePetris November 13, 2019

When Plutocrats Take Off the Mask and Run for Office

In this era of billionaire politics, Mike Bloomberg could shake things up--or bring the Democratic dream crashing down.
James Pinkerton November 13, 2019

Elizabeth Warren’s Health Care Plan is Pure Fuzzy Math

She hopes we won't notice that her plan is an attempt to redistribute money on a scale never before seen in America.
Peter Van Buren November 13, 2019

Bernie Leads His Party to Open Borders

His proposal would decriminalize illegal entry, declare a pathway to citizenship, and sanctify sanctuary cities.
Patrick Buchanan November 12, 2019

He Called Socialism a Lie and Was Locked in a Psych Ward

Vladimir Bukovsky refused to yield to the USSR. What would he say now about the West's cave-in to gender politics?
Jason Morgan November 12, 2019

The Blob: Still Chasing After Pax Americana

After all the failure, they still look at our wars in the Middle East as some kind of golden age.
Andrew J. Bacevich November 11, 2019

When ‘Sexist’ (and Desperate) Democrats Bully Warren

It may not be a good idea for the male candidates to pile on the one woman front runner for the nomination.
Patrick Buchanan November 8, 2019

Donald Trump’s Boneheaded Plan to Steal Syrian Oil

If he's going to go plundering, why not hit Saudi Arabia first?
Doug Bandow November 7, 2019

A Note to Progressives: Tell Me How This Ends

The fun house ride of daily shocks and anti-Trump outrages is conditioning us to shut up, don't think, simply react.
Peter Van Buren November 7, 2019

Losing Your Driver’s License Can Cost You Your Livelihood

It traps the poor in a vicious cycle where they need to drive to work but can't. Fortunately the Supreme Court can help.
Dan King November 6, 2019