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 2020-07-12 17:32 

National Review

An Indefensible Commutation...

P resident Trump has commuted the sentence of Roger Stone. The timing, late on Friday, suggests internal embarrassment over the move, and we wish there were more.'...

 2020-07-12 10:30 

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Kings of the Castle...

Critics of cancel culture oppose the sanctions that are being advocated and imposed for political and social nonconformism, not the ability of rage-addled morons to engage in such advocacy as a matter of formal rights.'...

 2020-07-11 21:10 

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Trump Spares Stone from Imprisonment, Sparking Howls from Amnesiac Democrats...

One-time defenders of unsavory Clinton and Obama pardons are outraged by the president's commutation of his old associate's 40-month sentence.'...

 2020-07-11 15:00 

National Review

Unsolved Mysteries : Back and Better Than Ever...

Children of the '90s, drop what you're doing and watch the return of Unsolved Mysteries on Netflix.'...

 2020-07-11 14:44 

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Supremes Signal a Brave New World of Popular Presidential Elections...

The Supreme Court's decision in Chiafalo v. Washington seems sure to intensify the partisan fight over the Electoral College's future.'...

 2020-07-11 10:30 

National Review

The Winds of Woke...

There is only so much self-abasement a nation can take. And when the winds of woke start to blow, millions of Americans find that there is one way left for them to oppose political correctness: pulling the lever for the man in the White House.'...

 2020-07-11 10:30 

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Texas's Art Oasis: The Modern and the Kimbell in Fort Worth...

The Kimbell is a Texas-size story of dreams, grit, exquisite taste, civic pride, and handy cash, but The Modern's no slouch. It's got one of the finest buildings of any museum, anywhere.'...

 2020-07-11 10:30 

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The Dishonest and Irresponsible Wasp Network...

Netflix's millions of subscribers might be enticed by a star-studded cast to watch this ostensibly historical drama. Many will be deceived by its proCuban regime propaganda.'...

 2020-07-11 10:30 

National Review

Remembering Owen Harries...

A born editor and humanitarian democrat, Owen Harries aimed to use foreign policy to improve people's lives.'...

 2020-07-10 21:10 

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'Epistolary Seizures'...

Rich, Charlie, and Michael discuss the outrage surrounding the Harper's letter, and what America is doing about reopening schools this fall.'...

 2020-07-10 20:48 

National Review

In Hong Kong Security Law, China Asserts Legal Jurisdiction over the Entire World...

The new Hong Kong security law could give Beijing, China, fresh tools to silence its critics abroad.'...

 2020-07-10 20:29 

National Review

The Left's Culture War Cancels the Humble Along with the Mighty...

When cancel culture comes to Main Street, the consequences can be far graver than for the celebrities and elites we hear about.'...

 2020-07-10 20:10 

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Blackrock Should Put Investors over Politics...

Politically motivated shareholder activism violates the fiduciary responsibility of investment managers.'...

 2020-07-10 19:41 

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In Defense of Terry Crews...

Actor Terry Crews is saying common-sensical, nay, admirable things on Twitter.'...

 2020-07-10 19:27 

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A Tale of Two Countries...

Scottish nationalism in the wake of the coronavirus.'...

 2020-07-10 18:11 

National Review

Biden: Make America Great Again...

Joe Biden's economic nationalism rests on the same basic assumptions as President Trump's. And those assumptions are erroneous.'...

 2020-07-10 16:42 

National Review

The Misplaced Populist Opposition to Qualified-Immunity Reform...

Making special exceptions for police officers at the expense of the victims of their abuse is just plain wrong.'...

 2020-07-10 15:41 

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The Absolute Emptiness of 'MAGA' and 'Black Lives Matter'...

The disconnect between the two most powerful slogans in our politics and what little substance they hide is not just demoralizing, but dangerous.'...

 2020-07-10 10:30 

National Review

The Cost of China's Intellectual-Property Theft...

Imagine if pirates based in a particular country were sailing up and down America's coasts every year, plundering treasure worth between 0.9 percent and 2.6 percent of U.S. GDP.'...

 2020-07-10 10:30 

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The Key Unanswered Questions of the Russian-Bounty Controversy...

President Trump has found himself in another battle with the media, amid reports that the Russian GRU allegedly struck a deal with the Taliban to kill American soldiers in Afghanistan.'...

 2020-07-10 10:30 

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In Defense of Saints and Statues...

There is much to lament about this newfound passion for dismantling monuments and then sanctifying those acts of vandalism with platitudinous nonsense about healing our country from its many sins.'...

 2020-07-10 10:30 

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Mark Zuckerberg Is Right...

If Mark Zuckerberg can be browbeaten out of his well-considered support for a free-speech-centric approach to his platform, it will be a particularly portentous omen in a period of our national life full of them.'...

 2020-07-10 10:30 

National Review

Don't Forget about Religious Persecution...

Our nation has from its founding established a home for the afflicted. We should consistently apply the principle of religious toleration.'...

 2020-07-10 10:30 

National Review

Universities Can Help Foreign Students by Partially Reopening...

A third way could enable all online schools to help their international students under threat of deportation: Attempt to adopt a "hybrid model" of minimal in-person instruction while retaining largely online instruction.'...

 2020-07-10 10:30 

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What Hong Kong Can Teach the West...

While the ideals on which our civilization was built are being trashed at home, pro-democracy protesters against the Chinese Communist Party fight for them.'...

 2020-07-10 10:30 

National Review

Mel Gibson's Beastmode...

ate-period Mel Gibson is probably the best Mel Gibson; in film after film after film he plays ornery old bastards with such conviction that each successive outing feels like a personal trip to the confessional.'...

 2020-07-10 10:30 

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The United Nations Holds Up COVID-19 Relief over Abortion...

A U.N. commission is delaying food-shortage aid over its commitment to elective abortion.'...

 2020-07-10 10:30 

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Deneuve and Halle Berry in the Age of Fear...

It's almost a sneaky pleasure to watch Catherine Deneuve playing a fantasy of herself, her own legend. Now thick-waisted and stiff-necked, she wears Fabienne's steely-eyed vanity well — it's a roman clef performance all the more interest...

 2020-07-10 10:30 

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'The Oldest and Wisest,' &c....

On the age factor in presidential campaigns; Alexander Vindman; Jeffrey Epstein; fear on campus; and more.'...

 2020-07-09 22:49 

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To the Left, 'Fair' Means Forcing Nuns to Buy Abortion Pills...

Constitutional restrictions on centralized power are a core problem for progressives. So is the Bill of Rights, which protects due process, open discourse, and the right to self-defense -- all of which are now regarded as old-fashioned.'...

 2020-07-09 20:06 

National Review

The Forehead-Slappingly Stupid Attempt to Cancel Steven Pinker...

You're probably not going to get Steven Pinker canceled as a racist over a handful of anodyne tweets. In this climate, though, anything seems possible.'...

 2020-07-09 19:01 

National Review

Supreme Court's Rulings on Trump Subpoenas — Ho Hum...

A New York prosecutor may pursue President Trump's financial information. Congress, though, must relitigate its case in lower courts.'...

 2020-07-09 18:48 

National Review

It's Come to This — We Must Defend Matt Yglesias...

Vox journalist Matthew Yglesias is currently is under fire for signing a letter critical of "cancel culture" and we have to defend him.'...

 2020-07-09 17:01 

National Review

America, Warts and All...

Reflections on the most interesting country in the world.'...

 2020-07-09 16:50 

National Review

The Closing of the American Mind...

The media and the universities have mostly lost interest in fair debate.'...

 2020-07-09 16:42 

National Review

On Motown...

America's best export.'...

 2020-07-09 16:38 

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America, Nation of Misfits...

From Luther Martin to Bob Dylan.'...

 2020-07-09 16:24 

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How I Learned to Appreciate the Star Wars Prequels...

The Star Wars prequels have only improved with time and perspective.'...

 2020-07-09 16:21 

National Review

Don't Cancel the First Amendment...

The least powerful gain the most from it.'...

 2020-07-09 16:17 

National Review

The Economy of the Open Road...

Not everybody wins, but anybody can get in the game.'...

 2020-07-09 16:16 

National Review

The Voter-Suppression Myth...

Democrats manufacture the alleged problem, and then the media amplify it.'...

 2020-07-09 16:07 

National Review

Thomas Jefferson...

He trusted to the advance of the Enlightenment to end slavery'...

 2020-07-09 16:00 

National Review

Color Blindness Should Be the Norm...

The homogenizing role that faith, family, and tradition play in the evolution of the country should be promoted by conservatives.'...

 2020-07-09 15:48 

National Review

America's Racial Progress...

The courageous history of this great nation should give us confidence that the best part of the American story is yet to be told.'...

 2020-07-09 15:46 

National Review

On George Washington...

His letters show his changing view of slavery'...

 2020-07-09 15:43 

National Review

Retro Virus...

I'm sure there must be drawbacks to a worldwide pandemic, but by me things are fairly chill.'...

 2020-07-09 15:43 

National Review

COVID's Comeback...

The coronavirus is sweeping the country for the second time, and we don't have any great options for dealing with it, reopening isn't going as hoped.'...

 2020-07-09 15:40 

National Review

Killing Grammar:Part III of a Three-Part Series...

Robert C. Pooley's 1974 recommendations set forth more than 20 elements of Standard English that high-schoolers should learn.'...

 2020-07-09 15:31 

National Review

Philip Roth & Friend...

A review of 'Here We Are: My Friendship with Philip Roth,' by Benjamin Taylor.'...

 2020-07-09 15:31 

National Review

On Systematic Racism...

The Right must explain the racial dynamics at the center of the current problem and chart a path forward rooted in conservative principles.'...

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