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, […]
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Dan DeCarlo is a freelance writer from Buffalo, New York. He lives in Washington, D.C.
Articles by Dan DeCarlo
On April 19, a 25-year-old man plowed a rented van into a crowd of bystanders in the middle of downtown Toronto, killing 10 and seriously wounding many more. Initially many assumed it had been another attack inspired by the radical Islamist ideology of ISIS or al-Qaeda, as these groups had pioneered the new terrorist method […]