The Republican Retreat on Race

Republicans, please hire some people to teach you how to seize the race issue, not run from it. The Democrat position is flimsy; it’s rhetorical, not empirical.

The Two-Step of the Elite Professors

The question to pose to our humanities signatories is this: why have your fields proven so discouraging to African Americans?  It takes quite a bit of cluelessness and self-regard to deflect your poor performance onto others.

Yes, Sometimes Politics Is Personal

To call President Trump a bully is to forget the high-stakes bullying that has accompanied every politicization that has happened from primary-school classrooms to the human resources divisions in corporate America.

Conservatism Is the Real Resistance

The anti-Trump “resistance” deserves another name: #TheReactionaries. They believe they are always moving, ever pursuing social change, pushing for more reform, more correction, but having conquered so much of American society, they are, in effect, a mighty status quo.

Liberals Bow to Leftists

Democrats can’t be content-of-character liberals anymore. They can’t hold to the liberal premise of individual rights, not when group identity has become the first determination of who and what a person is.

People Like Us

The liberal elite are in the midst of a crisis of legitimacy. In President Trump’s fate lies their fate. If he survives until November 2020, and proceeds to win reelection, the cognitive dissonance will be excruciating.

The Duplicitous Game of Critique

Progressives declare that their dismantling of old ideas was a liberating and just and overdue project, but the ideas they have installed in their place are a lot more binding and coercive than the ones that prevailed before.

White Supremacy and Know-Nothings

Any conservative who takes seriously the charge that conservatism has a serious white-supremacy problem is a chump. The people making such charges—Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) in […]

It’s Guerrilla Warfare

When my liberal friends and colleagues begin to explain to me why they imagine President Trump is appallingly vulgar and incompetent and venal, there is […]

Republicans Aren’t Funny

Editor’s note: This article was first published at The American Spectator and appears in American Greatness by permission. Conservative intellectuals in Washington, D.C. and elsewhere are gathering to […]

Don’t Assume Good Intentions from Campus P.C. Pushers

[fusion_text columns=”” column_min_width=”” column_ rule_style=”default” rule_size=”” rule_ ] [fusion_text columns=”” column_min_width=”” column_ rule_style=”default” rule_size=”” rule_ ] No matter how much the general public abhors political […]