Articles by Steven J. Allen

‘I Don’t Know Anyone Who Voted for Trump’

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Where’s the Evidence for Putin Backing Trump?

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Kavanaugh and the Revenge of the Clinton Gang

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The One True Puerto Rico Death Toll and Other Fictions

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Climate Yo-Yos Yammer and Yell About Trump

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Colin Kaepernick, Football’s Richest Martyr

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Manafort’s Web Ensnares NeverTrumpers, Democrats—Everyone

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When LBJ Warned Us About Southern Republicans (Not Really)

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Populism: The ‘Extremist’ Vision of Jefferson, Lincoln, and Reagan

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Russian Ads on Facebook Helped Democrats and the Left

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From Saving Species to Empowering Bureaucrats

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The Establishment Hearts China

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Russia Meddled and Almost Nobody Cared, Until . . .

Political leaders and journalists are deeply concerned about Russian meddling in U.S. elections. Took ’em long enough. The Russians have been meddling in U.S. elections for at least 70 years. In 1948, the Progressive Party—a front for the Soviet-controlled Communist Party—ran former Vice President Henry Wallace (pictured above with actor Edward G. Robinson) as its […]

The Nonsense of Race

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McCabe, McAuliffe, and the Company You Keep

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‘Roseanne’ and the Game of Identity Politics

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Meowing Media Fuel Mass Delusion of Russian Collusion

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Federal Rulemaking: Some Are More Equal Than Others

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Why MAGA Mattered

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Poof! Making Documents Vanish is the Democrats’ Way

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