Across a great spectrum of issues, the policy preferences of the populist Right broadly overlap with those of the populist Left.
The consequences of weakening national identity are not benign.
Richard Brookhiser and the American idea, i.e., liberty.
In Joe Biden, we have replaced Donald Trump with a more conventional and better-mannered embodiment of the same short-sighted thinking.
Shared sacrifice for the sake of others is a boon, but some varieties of nationalism are performative and selfish.
Politics abhors a vacuum, and when patriotism slowly shrinks and evaporates, it opens the heart to other loyalties and unfamiliar hatreds.