Matthew Boose

About Matthew Boose

Matthew Boose is a staff writer and weekly columnist at the Conservative Institute. His writing has also appeared in the Daily Caller.

The Great Green Media Machine

Remember Michael Cohen’s congressional testimony? By now, it feels like ages ago. At the time, the media hyped what the president’s former attorney had to say into a really big deal. In just a short time, Cohen’s highly dramatized hearing proved to be entirely inconsequential. Everyone forgot about Michael Cohen and his “bombshells.”

By | 2019-05-16T17:18:48-07:00 May 16th, 2019|

Ilhan Omar: The Left’s Ideal American

When President Donald Trump, the New York Post and others criticized Representative Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) for describing 9/11 as the day “some people did something,” Democrats responded in near-robotic unison. Omar was under attack because of her religion and ethnicity, they said. Her critics were inciting violence. Some top Democrats evidently were queasy

By | 2019-05-03T15:41:01-07:00 May 3rd, 2019|

In the End, the Plotters Won

It’s finally over. The investigation that consumed American politics for two years—one that tore the nation apart, influenced foreign policy, inspired countless hours of cringe-inducing late-night entertainment, sent devoted members of #TheResistance out into the streets chanting “Protect Mueller” and burning prayer candles in supplication to a George W. Bush appointee, and that

By | 2019-04-11T18:15:55-07:00 April 11th, 2019|

Are We All Libertarians Now?

No matter who wins the Democratic presidential primary, vice will be on the ballot in 2020. Almost all Democratic candidates have embraced legalizing marijuana, and one has even expressed support for legalizing prostitution. These developments are remarkable, but the candidates backing them are not exactly breaking ground. The real surprise is that they’re

By | 2019-03-14T19:10:09-07:00 March 14th, 2019|