by | Jan 19, 2020

Washington In the first half of January, Americans saw President Donald Trump at his best. Trump ordered a January 3 drone strike that killed Iranian terror leader Qassem Soleimani in response to Iranian proxies who rushed the U.S. embassy in…

by | Jan 18, 2020

Can a woman get elected president? Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren’s possible disagreement was a cause célèbre at the most recent (and boring) debate among six Democrats vying for their party’s nomination. Is their question the same as “Can a…

by | Jan 17, 2020

The last refuge of a flailing female candidate is sexism. Back in 2008, as Hillary Clinton lost ground to Barack Obama in the primaries, her surrogates turned to charges of sexism to explain her woes. “If Obama was a white…

by | Jan 16, 2020

As the reelection of Donald Trump becomes increasingly likely, the Never Trumpers on the political right have found new favorite outdoor sports: cherry-picking and goal-post shifting. The latest practitioner is National Review’s Kevin Williamson. Before I go any further, I…

by | Jan 15, 2020

It’s fascinating how eager the Democrat Party’s leadership and base are for a late entrant into the 2020 presidential race. One problem is there is nobody waiting in the wings who is any better than the announced candidates. There is…

by | Jan 15, 2020

Oops! Hell hath no fury like a confused newspaper with Trump Derangement Syndrome. Behold: the Washington Post. On January 13 at 2:25 p.m., the paper headlined this: Trump amplifies incendiary tweets about Nancy Pelosi after her comments on Iran protests…

by | Jan 14, 2020

Long ago and, oh, so far away, an extremely famous Republican president was sitting drinking a bottle of his favorite, Johnny Walker Black. His companion was a high official but certainly no drinker. The question under discussion was, “Why are…

by | Jan 14, 2020

It was very subtle. Few picked up on its deeper ramification, not in the Left media, not in the pro-Trump media. Maybe it took a combination rabbi–attorney to detect the nuance in three words spoken out of turn, a sinful…

by | Jan 10, 2020

The president was blunt: I know of no leader of the Soviet Union since the revolution, and including the present leadership, that has not more than once repeated in the various Communist congresses they hold their determination that their goal…

by | Jan 8, 2020

If there’s one thing we can all agree on, it’s that Donald Trump started the new decade out with a bang. I’m not referring to fireworks at Mar-a-Lago, but rather to the removal from the Earth of Iranian Major General…

o
Sign Up to receive Our Latest Updates! Register