Monday, September 28, 2020

Joe Biden’s doddering interviews prove he may not be all there: Devine

Despite the fact that he would be 82 years old at the start of his second term, Joe Biden on Sunday declared that he would “absolutely” serve a full eight years if elected president...

Democrats are against Trump — but what are they for?

Watching the long slog of the second night of the Democrats’ convention, a famous Winston Churchill line came to mind: “Take this pudding away — it has no theme!”

Is there a cure for anti-Trump disease?

Whatever President Trump is for, the chattering classes are against it. Whatever he says, they will go to any lengths to prove him wrong. It’s a form of mass psychosis.

A Joe Biden presidency would be a disaster for our schools

Joe Biden sent his own children to an elite private school, and parades as the Black Lives Matter candidate, yet his policies are openly hostile to the educational choices that offer the...

America really needs John Lewis’ kind of leadership right now

The last week of tributes to the late Rep. John Lewis only begins to show how badly he’ll be missed. With his exit at age 80, the nation lost...
It’s my America-versary, the day my mother and I arrived in the United States. I was just 1 year old, and America was deep in her 1970s blues.

We immigrants know the America-bashers are ridiculously wrong

Every July 20, we celebrate. It’s up there with birthdays and anniversaries for our family. It’s the day we became free. My father had been granted...
Christopher Sadowski

Soaring disrespect for cops means big trouble for the most vulnerable New Yorkers

Two police officers have handcuffed a man and are putting him in their car. He’s resisting, flailing about, while onlookers taunt the police and film them from multiple angles. This is how...
Director of the National Institute for Allergy and Infectious Diseases Dr. Anthony Fauci prepares to testify before the House Committee on Energy and Commerce on the Trump Administration’s Response to the COVID-19 Pandemic, on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, June

Dr. Fauci says coronavirus immunity may be ‘finite,’ duration remains uncertain

As several companies move closer to the finish line of a potential vaccine for the virus, the role of antibodies takes on even more significance as it could determine how well any...
People gather in a park near City Hall that has become the site of an Occupy City Hall protest in New York today.

America’s current straits represent the victory of 1960s radicals

A case in point: Back in September 1982, in a note on the inaugural issue of The New Criterion, the late Hilton Kramer, the founding ­editor of the magazine I lead, wrote:...
ep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez at the Democratic primary debate in the Bronx.

The Democrats’ civil war is bad for the United States

The radical left, represented by freshman democratic socialist Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and her so-called “squad” of progressive congresswomen, has been staging a hostile takeover against the old guard, represented by House Speaker Nancy...