Patrick J. Buchanan, “War is the health of the state,” wrote the progressive Randolph Bourne during the First World War, after which he succumbed to the Spanish flu. America’s war… read more The One Certain Victor in the Pandemic War
John Kass, Unlike the tens of millions of Americans who have lost their jobs, America’s cultural elites, in politics, government and media, are doing just fine during the coronavirus shutdown. Some… read more Take Tribal Politics Out of Shutdown Debate and Think About the Guy at the Food Pantry
Neil Patel, John Jacob Astor, the richest man on board the Titanic, famously gave up a seat in the final lifeboat when he saw two young children still on the… read more Keeping Score: Coronavirus Heroes and Villains
Josh Hammer, The coronavirus pandemic and its fallout will usher in countless trends. The neoliberal consensus, already battered since the transformative populist 2016 phenomena of Brexit and Donald Trump’s presidential election,… read more Will There Be Another Great Awakening?
Lloyd Billingsley Democrat governor hides the details, even from fellow Democrats. “We’ve been competing against other states, against other nations, against our own federal government for PPE — coveralls, masks,… read more Newsom Masks $1 Billion Deal with Chinese Company
Mark Davis, Is anyone surprised that the path out of our COVID-19 nightmare is littered with political land mines? We have been good soldiers for weeks. But it is time to… read more As America Reopens, What Awaits the Bolder States?
Larry O’Connor, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo was quite candid in his condemnation of the Chinese Communist Party yesterday, railing against their ongoing lack of transparency and cooperation. In an… read more Pompeo: China Still Not Cooperating on COVID-19
Gerard Scimeca, An empty grocery shelf focuses the mind like nothing else. With COVID-19 disrupting supply chains and triggering higher-than-usual consumer demand, many of us have been shocked to find… read more Pandemic Puts Into Stark Relief Farming Policies That Need Changing