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Charles Krauthammer runs the numbers on Obamacare, and concludes that any attempt to reduce spending must begin with repeal.

Victor Davis Hanson identifies the real reason leftists are calling for ‘civility’: they know they’re on the defensive.

Robert VerBruggen tells the truth about abortion: it’s often used as a form of birth control.

Michelle Malkin describes the horrors — moral and political — of the Philadelphia abortion clinic run by Kermit B. Gosnell.

Jonah Goldberg lists the many benefits of letting Americans drill, baby.

Mona Charen takes a look at Inspire, al-Qaeda’s online English-language magazine.

Deroy Murdock urges America to get a grip and stop slipping down the world Index of Economic Freedom.

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In Defense of the Electoral College

Senator Elizabeth Warren has joined a growing chorus within the Democratic party in calling for the abolition of the Electoral College. Speaking at a forum in Mississippi on Monday night, Warren said that she hoped to ensure that “every vote matters” and proposed that “the way we can make that happen is ... Read More

Stick a Fork in O’Rourke

If, as I wrote last week here, Joe Biden may save the Democratic party from a horrible debacle at the polls next year, Beto O’Rourke may be doing the whole process a good turn now. Biden, despite his efforts to masquerade as the vanguard of what is now called progressivism, is politically sane and, if ... Read More
National Security & Defense

In Defense of the Iraq War

Today is the 16th anniversary of the invasion of Iraq, and Twitter is alive with condemnations of the conflict -- countered by precious few defenses. Yet I believed the Iraq War was just and proper in 2003, and I still believe that today. When Donald Trump condemned the war during the 2015 primary campaign and ... Read More

The War on Red Caps Roars On

Three recent prosecutions suggest that President Trump’s supporters who have endured abuse and violence for wearing “Make America Great Again” hats will receive justice. Police arrested Ryan M. Salvagno, 19, of Somerset, N.J., on February 27. Two days earlier, authorities say, he hounded an ... Read More