Identity Politics

Obama Won

We are five days away from fundamentally transforming the United States of America. —Barack Obama, October 30, 2008 By traditional metrics, Barack Obama’s presidency was […]

Is the Pope Latino?

Is the Pope Catholic?” is a longstanding response to those who show a stranglehold on the obvious. Chicago Cardinal Blase Cupich recently gave it a […]

The Circus of Resistance

The resistance to Donald Trump was warring on all fronts last week. Democratic senators vied with pop-up protestors in the U.S. Senate gallery to disrupt […]

All Out of Eyerolls

Senate Democrats unleashed a flurry of coordinated rhetorical assaults this week against President Trump’s Supreme Court nominee, Brett Kavanaugh. At its center were their shopworn […]

Culture War Profiteers

For shrewd corporations, wars can offer opportunities. Our national “cold Civil War” is no exception. A few years ago, for instance, when Chick-fil-A found itself […]