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Politics & Policy

Listen to Jason Riley

That’s good advice generally, but today I’m referring to a podcast the Federalist Society has posted, in which I discuss a wide range of topics with the brilliant Wall Street Journal columnist, Manhattan Institute senior fellow, and Fox News commentator. We start out with racial disparities in school discipline, but also cover a variety of other topics involving race and public policy, and discuss Mr. Riley’s excellent book, False Black Power? Happy listening and Happy New Year!

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World

Trump’s Disgraceful Press Conference in Helsinki

On Monday, President Trump gave a deeply disgraceful press conference with Russian dictator Vladimir Putin. The presser began with Trump announcing that although the Russia–U.S. relationship has “never been worse than it is now,” all of that “changed as of about four hours ago.” It was downhill from ... Read More
Culture

Questions for Al Franken

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National Security & Defense

Trump’s Helsinki Discord

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