2018 election

Erick Erickson: An Alternative to the Status Quo

November 29, 2018

Had John C. Fremont not run as a Republican in 1856, there would probably would have been no Lincoln in 1860. The Republican Party formed in the 1850s with the collapse of the Whig Party. The central [...]

Erick Erickson: Problems Abound for Both Sides

November 23, 2018

Both political parties in Washington can look at the 2018 election results and find encouragement. Democrats who see their victories as a sign that Donald Trump will be a one-term president should [...]

Michelle Malkin: 2018 Midterms: All About Obama

November 1, 2018

Former President Selfie Stick is back in action, firing up Democrats before the midterms with his signature rallying cries: I, I, I, I! Me, me, me! My, my, my! According to a tally by The American [...]

Michelle Malkin: Sinking Sleaze-Bob Menendez

October 26, 2018

The metaphors don’t get any better (or worse) than this: A van carrying Hillary Clinton, fresh from throwing her #MeToo sisters under the bus this weekend, crashed into a parking garage pillar [...]

Ben Shapiro: Do Politics Matter?

August 27, 2018

This week, I bought my wife a present for her birthday: a glass-blowing class. The teacher was, predictably, an eclectically artistic type in Los Angeles, and a down-the-line liberal. As with most [...]

Ben Shapiro: What Is Democratic Socialism?

July 25, 2018

The new rising star of the Democratic Party is Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. The 28-year-old former bartender doesn’t know much about politics — this week, she bungled her way through an [...]