Saturday, November 17, 2018

Trump’s new immigration proposal is quintessentially presidential

President Trump once boasted that his base was so loyal that he “could stand in the middle of Fifth Avenue and shoot somebody, and...

It was extremely unpopular. Not anymore

When the Republican-controlled Congress first approved its tax bill in December, most Democrats believed it would be a political loser for the GOP. Indeed,...

Freedom of speech includes the right to remain silent

Governments routinely behave badly, but sometimes their mean-spiritedness comes to the Supreme Court’s attention. Oral arguments are being held this week concerning the constitutionality...

What government interest is served by disenfranchising felons?

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The bumpy path of Desmond Meade’s life meandered to its current interesting point. He is a graduate of Florida International University...

Ironic consequences of Europe’s war guilt

Adam Armoush is, for the moment, the most famous Jewish victim in the world — and he’s not even Jewish. He’s a 21-year-old Israeli...

Israel has no friends in Democrats

Do Democrats truly stand for democracy, LGBT and women’s rights, or even freedom? Perhaps those values are merely talking points used to garner votes, because...

Trudeau is annoying, not an adversary

Justin Trudeau may be the annoying, youthful avatar of chic progressivism — but he’s not our adversary. After leaving the G-7 summit, President Donald Trump...

Justice Kennedy just Comey’d Sen. Donnelly

U.S. Sen. Joe Donnelly may have just gotten Comey’d. For Hoosier Republicans who have hitched their wagon to President Trump, having endured all the incendiary...

In defense of poodles

It didn’t take long after the Helsinki summit for European and American media publications to declare Donald Trump Vladimir Putin’s pet dog. Britain’s Daily Mirror...

The only way to save the GOP is to defeat it in the House

University of Chicago researchers — who clearly have a lot of time on their hands — have found that the use of certain brands...