Busting 4 of Trump’s Economic Myths

[O]ne thing Trump is very good at is claiming responsibility for the things that are going right for the United States economy, but these claims don't actually hold up to any rigorous scrutiny.

A Short Word: Lost In The Crowd

If real conservatism, the kind that would be recognized by Buckley and Reagan, really be worth fighting for, conservatives should fight for it.

Brain Drain: Trump Derangement Syndrome

The choice between Trump and the good was not a hard choice. It is tragic so many have chosen their idols over the truth.

Salvaging the Conservative Movement

The legacies of Ronald Reagan and Milton Friedman are simply too precious to sacrifice them for a party of cowards and political charlatans.

The Case for #NeverTrump in 2018

Has the time come for principled conservatives to stop opposing Donald Trump's presidency?

Crocodile Tears: Politics in the Swamp

No matter how tugged our heart strings may be, a bad policy doesn't become a good policy and a deficit doesn't become a surplus.

An Epidemic of Cowardice

Like all emotions, fear clouds judgment, but fear, from its seat deep within the brain stem, has more power to simply turn off rational thought than any other human emotion.

A Short Word: Why I am NeverTrump

For the sake of posterity, here are seventeen reasons that I proudly remain #NeverTrump.

In The Shadow of the Russian Bear

Abandoning a core tenet of western civilization is the opposite of conservatism.

Painting the Leopard: Never Means Never

Like many conservatives inĀ 2016 and 2017, I believed the definition of "never" was well understood and generally accepted, and when people said it, I thought I knew what they meant. I was mistaken.

Pomp, Adulation, and Avarice

The Republic has been through this fire before and need not go through it again.

A Short Word: Why the “Middle Class Voter” is Insane

As much fun as wasting precious days of our lives pushing a repugnant, center left moderate Republican in another doomed election would be, ideological conservatives have better things to do.

A Short Word: Why NeverTrump?

The result of such a decision is as functionally irrelevant as the choice between being shot in the left temple as opposed to in the right temple.

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