You might be a partisan if . . .

Everyone seems to agree that partisanship is increasingly prevalent and toxic. But few people seem to see themselves as part of the problem. One...

Respect for our free press at risk

Three excited young women appear strategically for TV shots behind President Donald Trump at the podium as he addresses a fervid campaign rally in...

Making government less larcenous

After two years of stonewalling about its theft of Gerardo Serrano’s 2014 Ford F-250 pickup truck, the government suddenly returned it. It sparkled from...

A farewell to the WASPs

The memorial service for Barbara Bush over the weekend marked the passing of an era. The outpouring of praise for a woman who was an...

Prohibition has been lifted at last

Repeal of Prohibition in 1933 instantly reduced crime by reducing the number of criminalized activities, including some that millions of Americans considered victimless activities...

Trump is not destroying himself

Right now, Donald Trump is in the strongest political position since the initial months of his presidency. He’s not in robust shape — he’s ticked...

Gay marriage: Democrats are weak on the specifics

With the candidates all set and the pieces all in place for the fall general election, it appears that gay marriage is the only...

… or will they send a Republican to the Senate?

“This human nature is shabby stuff, as you may know from introspection.” — Peter De Vries SUMMIT, N.J. — Or from reading the “public letter of...

The Democrats’ rhetoric is just as dangerous as Trump’s

This week a New York man, Carlos Bayon, was arrested after leaving threatening messages for House Majority Whip Steve Scalise, R-La., and Conference Chairman...

The Spirit of 1968

The Battle of Michigan Avenue is finally over, and it was won by the protesters. The lopsided fight between anti-war demonstrators and the brutish police...