Michael Barone: James Comey is the latest victim of the Clintons

Michael Barone: James Comey is the latest victim of the Clintons

By Michael Barone Why did President Donald Trump fire FBI Director James Comey now? The answer, as my Washington Examiner colleague Byron York has argued, is that he waited until after his impeccably apolitical deputy attorney general, Rod Rosenstein, was in place as Comey’s direct superior. Rosenstein was confirmed April 25, and his memorandum titled […]

Dennis Prager: From Johnny Carson to Stephen Colbert

Dennis Prager: From Johnny Carson to Stephen Colbert

By Dennis Prager In a monologue considered witty by teenagers, teenagers in adult bodies and those who hate President Trump, CBS “Late Show” host Stephen Colbert said about President Trump, “The only thing your mouth is good for is being Vladimir Putin’s cock holster,” and “You’re turning into a real prick-tator.” Witty? Not to many […]

Walter E. Williams: What do Leftists celebrate?

Walter E. Williams: What do Leftists celebrate?

By Walter E. Williams May Day celebrations were held all across the fruited plain, with leftist radicals and unionists worshipping the ideals of communism. Communism is an ideology calling for government control over our lives. It was created by Karl Marx, who — along with his collaborator, Friedrich Engels — wrote a pamphlet called “Manifesto […]

Andrew P. Napolitano: The House of Representatives endorses Obamacare

Andrew P. Napolitano: The House of Representatives endorses Obamacare

By Judge Andrew P. Napolitano Last week, the U.S. House of Representatives crafted a partisan compromise bill that endorsed and reinforced the Affordable Care Act, or Obamacare. This was done notwithstanding claims to the contrary by President Donald Trump and the House Republican leadership, who want us to believe that this bill, if it becomes […]

Michelle Malkin: Can cops get a fair trial in America?

Michelle Malkin: Can cops get a fair trial in America?

By Michelle Malkin Lock your doors. Hide your children. Police officers, be on alert: Al Sharpton’s cop-bashing circus is back in full swing. Harlem’s godfather of racial hoax crimes is in Oklahoma this week to stir up trouble as jury selection begins in the manslaughter trial of Tulsa police officer Betty Shelby. Shelby is white. […]

Michael Barone: Cultural appropriation; a modest proposal

Michael Barone: Cultural appropriation; a modest proposal

By Michael Barone “Cultural appropriation” has become the latest evil denounced by soi-disant social justice warriors, on campus and off. Examples: “I was taught that white people shouldn’t listen to rap music because it’s cultural appropriation and could be offensive to my classmates,” writes Pomona College student Steven Glick in The Washington Post. Young women […]

Victor Davis Hanson: 2020 election could be another 1972 for Democrats

Victor Davis Hanson: 2020 election could be another 1972 for Democrats

Forty-nine years ago, Vice President Hubert Humphrey was the Democratic candidate for president. The year 1968 was a tumultuous one that saw the assassinations of rival candidate Sen. Robert F. Kennedy and civil rights icon Martin Luther King Jr. Lyndon Johnson’s unpopular lame-duck Democratic administration imploded due to massive protests against the Vietnam War. Yet […]

Judge Andrew P. Napolitano: More spying and more lying

Judge Andrew P. Napolitano: More spying and more lying

By Judge Andrew P. Napolitano Late last week, President Donald Trump told CBS News that domestic surveillance of American citizens should the “No. 1” topic of inquiry until we can find out “what the hell is going on” with it. Also late last week, the National Security Agency — the federal government’s 60,000-person-strong domestic spying […]

Dennis Prager: Will the Second Civil War turn violent?

Dennis Prager: Will the Second Civil War turn violent?

By Dennis Prager In a recent column, I made the case that Americans are fighting the Second Civil War. The deep chasm that has opened up between the left — not liberals, the left — and the rest of the country is so wide and so unbridgeable that there is no other way to describe […]

Walter E. Williams: Trade ignorance and demagoguery

Walter E. Williams: Trade ignorance and demagoguery

By Walter E. Williams When we discuss international trade and balance of payments, there are two types of accounts. There is the current account, which includes goods and services imported and exported and receives the most political attention. In 2016, the American people imported $479 billion worth of goods and services from Chinese producers, and […]

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