Media Ghoulishly Cheer Coronavirus as ‘Trump’s Katrina’

Larry O’Connor, Across the cable and broadcast news landscape, the term “Trump’s Katrina” is being bandied about on political roundtable discussions and analysis segments focused on COVID-19 coronavirus coverage. Before coronavirus, “Trump’s Katrina” was used plenty of other times as the media’s main focus in political coverage from day one of the Trump presidency to…

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Democrats and Anti-Democrats

Caroline Glick, Israel’s democracy faces a minefield. The day after Israel’s latest Knesset elections, Democrats in fourteen states in the US voted in Super Tuesday. This year’s Democratic presidential primaries pit the party establishment, represented by former Vice President Joe Biden against the party’s activist base comprising revolutionary socialists led by Senator Bernie Sanders. Their…

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Is This How Europe Ends?

Pat Buchanan, “Fortress Europe is an illusion.” So declares the Financial Times in the closing line of its Saturday editorial: “Europe Cannot Ignore Syrian Migrant Crisis.” The FT undertakes to instruct the Old Continent on what its duty is and what its future holds: “The EU will face flows of migrants and asylum seekers across…

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Liberal Children Of Privilege

Derek Hunter, One of the weirdest things about the modern left isn’t how much the activist class despises people who succeed, it’s how many of those activists actually come from money themselves. Not that they want you to know it, they pretend it isn’t true while enjoying the freedoms that come from their family’s accomplishments.…

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