Because the California National Guard couldn’t be mobilized in time, Ann Coulter had to withdraw from giving a speech at Berkeley.
If you take it seriously, that’s the import of UC Berkeley’s decision to do everything it …
Berkeley Forgets Its Purpose
What is the University of California–Berkeley for?
It’s a question worth asking in the wake of recent events. In February, violent protesters set fires on campus to prevent a speech by ex-Breitbart editor Milo Yiannopoulos. (They succeeded.) This …
We have had our differences with Ann Coulter over the years, differences that led to our eventually declining to continue publishing her work. She is charming and funny and sometimes brilliant. She is also a glib and irresponsible self-promoter. We …
Our Increasingly ‘No Apologies’ Political Culture
From the last Morning Jolt of the week:
May of Us Love the ‘No Apologies’ Style, Until We Think We’re Owed One
Over on the NRO home page, I take a look at the “no apologies” personas of Donald …
Can’t the Right Argue in Multiple Kinds of Styles?
From the Tuesday Morning Jolt…
Must We Fume at Each Other? Can’t the Right Argue in Multiple Kinds of Styles?
Here’s Project Veritas’ James O’Keefe, crossing the U.S.-Mexican border in an Osama bin Laden mask …
Ann Coulter Needs to Stop Attacking the Young America’s Foundation
I absolutely and unequivocally defend Ann Coulter’s right to speak at Berkeley. I also think she’s absolutely and unequivocally wrong to throw the Young America’s Foundation under the bus after she decided to cancel today’s planned …
What’s going on on the college campuses, we learn from the New York Times’s Jeremy W. Peters, is that conservatives are “eagerly putting themselves into volatile situations on campus.” When challenged by critics who pointed out that he was essentially …
Ann Coulter’s Bombing at the Rob Lowe Roast Damaged the Conservative Brand
Ann Coulter reinforces many of the most negative stereotypes about conservatives — that they’re heartless, elitist, and bigoted. But last week, Coulter helped perpetuate the most pernicious myth about right-wingers — that they have no sense of humor.
For some reason, …
Ann Coulter Panders to ‘Cuckservative’-Obsessed White Nationalists — While She Denounces GOP Pandering
Last night, Ann Coulter caused a stir with this tweet, sent during the GOP debate:
How many f—ing Jews do these people think there are in the United States?
— Ann Coulter (@AnnCoulter) September 17, 2015
One minute later, she followed with this:
‘Hip has nearly wrecked the country. Let’s try square for a while.’
Ann Coulter, usually one of CPAC’s most popular speakers, made some really controversial moves this year . . . she touted Romney and slammed Newt Gingrich.
“If we’re betting the future of our country on Newt Gingrich not scaring independents, I …