In 1853 or thereabouts, Czar Nicholas I described Turkey as the sick man of Europe. A century and a half later, Turkey is increasingly the strong man of the Middle East, and the sick man of Europe is Europe — or, rather, “Europe.” The transformation of a geographical patchwork of nation-states into a single political entity has been the dominant Big Idea of the post-war era, the Big Idea the Continent’s elites turned to after all the other Big Ideas — Fascism, Nazism, and eventually Communism — failed, spectacularly. The West’s last Big Idea is now dying in the eurozone …
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Biden’s party is making some unfortunate discoveries about him.
Despite the COVID hysterics who warned you otherwise, a college-football game did not lead to a spike in positive cases.
The special counsel’s final report on the Clinton campaign’s manufacturing of the Trump–Russia collusion narrative will be very interesting reading.
‘Black people are not going to stand by, or you will see another uprising,’ BLM NYC co-founder says at Monday protest.
It's been three weeks since Biden's vaccine-mandate announcement, and businesses still don't have a concrete picture for how this will roll out.
'I see the administration wants to fry our agents, he just started a war with Border Patrol,' said one agent.
‘We’ll get less than that, but we’re going to get it,’ the president said.
‘This isn’t the first time an out-of-stater has tried to tell West Virginians what is best for them,’ Manchin said.
A 25-year-old suspect in the murder of Conservative MP David Amess is currently being held in a station in Essex.
By standing up to the woke mob, Netflix is providing a model for how corporations should respond to demands that they enforce leftist speech codes.
Left-wing prosecutors and judges have been thwarted in their attempt to rewrite a congressionally enacted statute.
Contrary to what some conservatives have argued, there are prudent — and principled — ways to secure more robust free-speech protections for social-media users.