Yes, America First

President Trump’s first inaugural address—there will be a second—was crisp and powerful. In it, he signalled the dawn of a new era in American politics. […]

Decius Won A Sidney!

A crown of laurels is due to our own Publius Decius Mus. He won a Sidney Award from David Brooks in the New York Times for […]

Winning the War and Losing the Peace

The campaign didn’t end on election night. That’s the message for America from the bipartisan uniparty headquartered in Washington, D.C.—the one that Trump supporters voted […]

The President Who Never Was

President-elect Donald Trump has already made President Obama irrelevant. He not only commands the media spotlight, as presidents-elect are wont to do, but in effect […]

To Whom Are We Thankful?

Today is the day we set aside in America to express our thanks. Thanksgiving is an American distinctive with deep religious roots. We pause as […]

Who’s Deplorable Now?

Hillary Clinton infamously called Trump supporters a “basket of deplorables” during the campaign. She added that we’re irredeemable too – a possibly inadvertent dog-whistle that […]

Shall We Wake the President

Dr. Tevi Troy has quite literally written the book on how American presidents handle crisis. Dr. Troy worked in the George W. Bush White House […]