Articles by Christopher Roach

Trump Speaks the Politically Incorrect Truth

In an otherwise slow news week, President Trump again commanded national attention. Using his preferred medium of Twitter, he exposed the hypocrisy of major Democrats, who wax poetic about the poor people on the border, even as their own districts persist in crime and decrepitude.  Unlike almost all of his predecessors, Trump is not afraid […]

Immigration by the Numbers

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(Almost) Everybody Loves a Parade

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It’s Bernie’s Party Now

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Give Tucker Carlson the Nobel Peace Prize

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Be Skeptical About War with Iran

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2020 Has Echoes of 1996 for the Opposition Party

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Trump Shows Value of Tariffs as Foreign Policy Tool

The great American foreign policy debate began with the two parties’ divide over Vietnam. Until the Vietnam War, Republicans and Democrats more or less held to a consensus on the value of containment. After the war, Republicans favored unilateralism, a strong military, and clear-sighted pursuit of national interests that included the use of force against […]

The Surprising Internationalism of the Nationalists

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America Should Ignore Neoconservatives on Iran

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Unteachable Moments

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Will the Good Economy Be Enough to Carry Trump to Reelection?

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Control the Narrative, Save the West

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Was Robert Mueller Colluding With Russia?

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Is the Border a Crisis or Not?

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Social Justice Is at Odds with American Ideas of Justice

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Yin and Yang or Don’t Get Fooled Again

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The Elite Pulls Up the Ladders Behind Them

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Identity Politics and Dual Loyalties

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Retreat, Regroup, and Reinvest in a Realist Foreign Policy

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