Consent Factory So, the Great New Normal Purge has begun … right on cue, right by the numbers. As we “paranoid conspiracy theorists” have been warning would happen for the past 18 months, people who refuse to convert to the new official ideology are now being segregated, stripped […]
Damon Linker is the only other commentator beside myself that I have ever seen use the description of “popular front” to describe the neocon-led (or neocon-embedded) anti-Trump coalition. Linker is what is called a “theocon. ” The theocons were a neocon front movement that was created by Podhoretz […]
The totalitarian humanist regime of South Africa makes its move against Orania? By Unathi Nkanjeni Sunday Times Gauteng MEC for education Panyaza Lesufi has once again expressed his stance on Orania, saying it “will go”. Lesufi was reacting to the Freedom Front Plus (FF+) manifesto calling for an […]
By Samuel Goldman The Week Universities are surprisingly popular places. In surveys of public confidence, they fare better than banks, big corporations, and the entertainment industry — and much better than journalists. While only about a third of Americans have a degree, colleges play an outsize role in […]
By Matt Taibbi and Ford Fischer The former president commemorates “a truly incredible person,” saying, “I offer my unwavering support to Ashli’s family. Last Sunday, friends and family of Ashli Babbitt, the Air Force veteran shot at the Capitol on January 6th, gathered in Freeport, Texas to celebrate […]
Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich said the Biden administration is anti-citizen on ‘Ingraham Angle’
Ryan Grim and Robby Soave discuss what Hillary Clinton’s future in national politics might look like.
Features correspondent at Insider, Adam Wren, explains the controversy surrounding a Senate candidate for Arizona, Blake Masters, and his relationship with billionaire mega donor Peter Thiel.
Kim Iversen and Robby Soave discuss the latest round of feuding between CNN and Fox News.
Road Map for a Constitutional Coup: The Republican Plan for Legislative Nullification of the Popular Vote for President
Both parties appear to be developing plans for the creation of a one-party state. Compare this article with the contents of this article from a few years ago. What this indicates is that the electoral system is losing its perceived legitimacy because the two sides view victory by […]
“VD” Hanson is a decent historian, even if his public role is to function as a neocon/neo-Reaganite mouthpiece. Hoover Institution senior fellow Victor Davis Hanson joins ‘Tucker Carlson Tonight’ to discuss President Joe Biden’s policy failures.
Krystal and Saagar weigh in on the reporting that the suburban women who have become the Democratic party’s base are going back to brunch instead of tuning into politics
Krystal and Saagar respond to the exchange between Joe Rogan and CNN doctor Sanjay Gupta about the lies being told by Gupta’s network about ‘horse dewormer’ and the media’s coverage of it.
Krystal and Saagar review the footage from a now infamous NASCAR interview where an NBC reporter claimed that a ‘F Joe Biden’ chant was actually ‘Let’s go Brandon’ in reference to the driver
Co-host of Useful Idiots podcast and host of The Katie Halper Show, Katie Halper, explains why Katie Couric’s editing of an interview with Ruth Bader Ginsburg was unethical journalistic practice.
Joe Rogan CALLS OUT Dr. Sanjay Gupta To His Face For CNN Gleefully Lying About Taking Horse Dewormer
Ryan Grim, Kim Iversen, and Robby Soave react to Sanjay Gupta’s appearance on The Joe Rogan Experience.
Team Rising discusses the Brooklyn Nets’ benching of Kyrie Irving over his protest against mandatory vaccinations.
Robby Soave details the alleged assault of a ninth grader that is bringing bathroom politics back into the national spotlight.
A popular Kentucky gun range went out with a bang this weekend, ending an event that drew in people from all over the world for 50 years.
Piers Morgan blasts ‘cowardly’ Rolling Stones as they axe Brown Sugar from setlist over slavery lyrics
By Alicia Adejobi Metro UK Piers Morgan has branded the Rolling Stones ‘cowards’ while accusing the band of buckling to the ‘woke bullies’ for removing their song Brown Sugar from their tour. The legendary rock band confirmed the 1971 song will no longer feature on their tour setlist […]
By Craig Trainor On May 25th, 2020, a Minneapolis police officer subdued a suspected forger by placing his knee on the suspect’s neck for nine minutes and 29 seconds. The encounter was filmed and wildly disseminated. The suspect died as a result of several factors, including the officer’s […]
In recent times, I have seen a dramatic increase in the number of commentaries like this coming from all over the political spectrum. By Rod Dreher, The American Conservative Whenever I hear Americans speculating about a civil war here, I usually roll my eyes and remind them that […]
By Matt Taibbi The Senate Intelligence Committee, the Treasury, and even Robert Mueller pointed fingers. But none bothered to question him. On Real Time With Bill Maher two Fridays ago, I fumbled and deflected politely over a Russiagate question, instead of going full cage match. The segment went […]
By Gérard Bökenkamp TELOS From the very start of the pandemic, corona and climate change have always been mentioned in the same breath. Indeed, the parallels are unmistakable. In both cases it is a matter of invisible threats from natural phenomena. In both cases, the discussion is shaped […]
By David Heleniak In deciding whether to enter a domestic violence restraining order, many judges think about their careers in addition to the merits of the cases before them. While the damage to parent–child relationships and to children’s mental health caused by the overzealous entering of restraining orders […]
By Matthew Sitman, The Signal The election and inauguration of the second-ever Catholic president of the United States were notably unoccupied with his Catholicism. In a diverse Democratic primary field—up against candidates who were women, non-white, Jewish, or openly gay—Joe Biden’s Catholic identity was essentially a non-issue. Yet […]
By Daniel Cox, The Signal Some of the most polarized political battles in America over the past year have been about what goes on at schools—whether mask mandates, vaccination requirements, or how teachers should approach the question of racism in U.S. history. A recent report from the American […]
Ryan Grim, Kim Iversen, Emily Jashinsky, and Robby Soave discuss to the latest controversy surrounding Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream.
Emily Jashinsky breaks down how the modern, fragmented mass media ecosystem actually encourages divisions and stokes the culture war.
There are probably more than four. And all four of these pretty much suck. By Damon Linker, The Link The two parties are as ideologically polarized as they’ve been within living memory — and they’re also very evenly matched. Yes, Democrats win somewhat more votes on a national […]
Ryan Grim, Kim Iversen, and Robby Soave react to the suspension of a Netflix employee over their protest of Dave Chappelle’s new special.
Kim Iversen details past rhetorical challenges to the legitimacy of U.S. elections.
Robby Soave details two new victims of cancel culture on U.S. college campuses, and why their stories are a warning of what may come to be.
On today’s What America’s Thinking, a new Hill-HarrisX poll finds voters hold positive views of capitalism, democracy and sour on socialism.
Kim Iversen and Robby Soave debate the fallout from the Columbus Day/ Indigenous People’s Day culture war.
Kim Iversen and Robby Soave react to the latest reporting that has Hunter Biden in hot water.
Trump Supporter Warns Of CIVIL WAR, Senate GOP FEARS Trump 2024 Run Would SABOTAGE Midterm Elections
Team Rising discusses viral video from outside Trump’s weekend rally in Iowa.
Robby Soave makes the case that legacy media outlets commit just as many fact errors as other platforms more regularly accused of spreading “misinformation.”
Kim Iversen explains how vaccine mandates are affecting different industries across the country.
By Brendan Morrow The Week Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton says she believes the United States is still facing a constitutional crisis sparked by former President Donald Trump. During an appearance on The View on Monday, Clinton was asked how close she thinks the U.S. came to […]
By Samuel Goldman, The Week Democrats are approaching panic. Frustrated by congressional wrangling and sagging presidential approval, the party is looking to reverse a trend that points toward heavy losses in 2022 and perhaps 2024, when former President Donald Trump seems likely to mount another bid for the […]
Krystal and Saagar take a closer look at the ways CNN protects Chris Cuomo following the network’s silence about the new allegation of sexual misconduct against him
This article is a year old, and it’s from the New York Times so it’s hardly unbiased. But it’s always a good idea to compare the rhetoric of politicians with what they have actually done. By Farah Stockman New York Times This list of President Trump’s accomplishments has […]
Michael Lind really is one of the very best contemporary political scientists. He nails everything down perfectly in this: -how the US is developing a Latin American-like class system, -how Trump and Sanders resemble Latin American populism -how Trump is essentially a Nelson Rockefeller Republican at heart, who […]
By Nicky Reid aka Comrade Hermit Exile in Happy Valley There are few things that strike terror in the dark hearts of god fearing, beef eating, Republicans like the scourge of the Squad. Transgender bathrooms, the female orgasm, pissing off the Israel Lobby. All pale in comparison to […]
I generally criticize the Left more than the Right for a variety of reasons. First, the Left, at least the cultural left, is an ascendant force, while traditional conservatism is on the defensive. Second, what passes for the “left” in the Western world today largely represents the Brahmin […]
By Will Knight, Wired A study analyzing patterns in online comments found that liberals and conservatives use different words to express similar ideas. Liberals and conservatives often seem to speak different languages. A new study using artificial intelligence says that is now literally true. Researchers at Carnegie Mellon […]
While I disagree with some of this commentary, I suspect Candace is right about the eventual federalization of law enforcement, if the regime lasts long enough. ‘Candace’ host slams George Soros’ $500K campaign to keep Austin’s police force defunded on ‘Tucker Carlson Tonight.’
She’s in a solidly Democratic district. It’s possible she could be primaried by a corporate Democrat but she’s not going to be replaced by a Republican and certainly not a Trumpist. Her presence in Congress is actually helpful to the Republicans because she is a lightning rod they […]
By David S. Wills, Quillette Almost from its inception, the Beat Generation seemed to be doomed to failure. In and around Columbia University, a ragtag group of bohemians coalesced based upon an odd array of mutual interests. Two of them were homosexuals, one bisexual, and all were interested […]