Articles by Dan DeCarlo

The Embarrassing Intellectual Dishonesty of Michael Anton’s Conservative Critics

In July, former National Security Council spokesman Michael Anton published an op-ed in the Washington Post titled “Citizenship shouldn’t be a birthright.” Its thesis was simple: the 14th Amendment to the Constitution has been misinterpreted to justify the concept of “birthright citizenship”—the idea that any individual born on U.S. soil automatically becomes an American citizen, […]