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Greg Jones
Greg Jones has written for the Federalist, Daily Caller, Reason.com, and U.S. News & World Report. He’s on Twitter @DrunkRepub
by | Jun 11, 2019

The left has long fancied itself as the champion of science, insisting for years now that the tools of logic and reason belong to no one else. By extension, it often considers conservatives Neanderthalic savages who place their faith in…

by | Apr 23, 2019

Reading the headlines these days, it seems America is besieged by countless threats. China, deficits, a broken educational system, there’s no shortage of monsters under our proverbial bed intent on doing us in. But lurking in the shadows, virtually unnoticed,…

by | Mar 26, 2019

Terrorists, it seems, hate lots of things. And most of those things are either rooted in or expressions of freedom. Some hate speech that contradicts their beliefs; others clothing that goes against their own religious or cultural norms; and yet…

by | Feb 12, 2019

History, it seems, has come full circle. A little more than two years after Donald Trump rocked the Republican establishment and shocked the world with the electoral upset of the century, a motley crew of Democrats is jockeying to unseat…

by | Jan 30, 2019

I’m so old I remember when journalists at least pretended to be objective. While they certainly had their prejudices, the journalistic old guard rarely tattooed them on their foreheads or paraded them around like show poodles on leashes. If you…

by | Jan 22, 2019

The current stalemate in Washington, and the related partisan bickering, are producing no shortage of nefarious talking points. From the idea that today’s border situation mirrors the Ellis Island of a century ago to the bizarre declaration that walls and fences are…

by | Jan 9, 2019

In today’s hyperpartisan political environment, it’s rare that I manage to give my liberal friends even the slightest moment of pause. But occasionally, when debates on Trumpism and conservatism inevitably turn to Reaganism, and they begin to parrot the usual…

by | Jan 9, 2019

In today’s hyperpartisan political environment, it’s rare that I manage to give my liberal friends even the slightest moment of pause. But occasionally, when debates on Trumpism and conservatism inevitably turn to Reaganism, and they begin to parrot the usual…

by | Nov 14, 2018

As a child, I was terrified to fly. Still am to some degree. But back then, seeing the aftermaths of the occasional plane crash on the evening news filled me with unspeakable terror. I always dreamed of going to Europe,…

by | Nov 2, 2018

Am I the only one experiencing déjà vu? The election of Brazil’s new, right-wing President, Jair Bolsonaro, has elicited the same “death of democracy” hyperbole that followed Trump’s election victory in 2016. Consider the Independent’s “Fascism has arrived in Brazil…

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