Trump’s War on the Media Enters a New Phase

Many Americans who pay any attention to politics have probably wondered, "What the heck is a gaggle?" since White House Spokesman Sean Spicer on...

The Year That Truth Died

Among the most striking developments of 2016 was the extent to which politics came to be defined less by which policies we advocate, but...
video

NASA Discovers Seven New Earths

Look up this evening towards the constellation Aquarius and you may be looking at another Earth -- seven of them in fact. NASA announced...

Donald Trump’s Big, Beautiful War on the Media

When President Donald Trump took to Twitter to declare the media the "enemy of the American people" on Friday, the whole of elite opinion gasped...

Trump and Russia: Smoke, Mirrors and Fire

Listening to the partisan debate over President Donald Trump's White House and Russia, one of two things must be be true. Either, as Trump supporters...

What to make (and not make) of Michael Flynn’s resignation

The resignation of President Trump's National Security Advisor Michael Flynn is the latest plot twist in a young administration not short on drama. Flynn's...
video

7 Best Quotes from Marco Rubio’s Brilliant Response to Elizabeth Warren

Earlier this week, as the outrage over "silencing" Sen. Elizabeth Warren was hitting fever pitch, Senator Marco Rubio took to the Senate floor to give an impassioned...

Why Sen. Elizabeth Warren Was ‘Silenced’

The partisan outrage mill was restocked with fresh grist on Tuesday night when Senators invoked a century-old rule to rebuke Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren for...

In Defense of Sean Spicer

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer made his satirical debut on Saturday Night Live this weekend. President Lyndon B. Johnson might have some advice. "IT IS...

The Berkeley Controversy Over Milo Yiannopoulos Has Echoes in Legal History

In 1964, Clarence Brandenburg, a KKK leader from Ohio, invited local media reporters to cover a rally where a handful of his supporters were...