A Machiavellian DOJ Would Pick This Moment to . . .
by Mark Antonio Wright on August 9, 2022 at 5:15 pm
appoint a special counsel to investigate Hunter Biden on gun charges.
Today in Capital Matters: Oil-Export Ban
by Dominic Pino on August 9, 2022 at 3:07 pm
Benjamin Zycher writes about crude-oil exports.
Do We Believe Our Own Dogma?
by Kevin D. Williamson on August 9, 2022 at 3:04 pm
The FBI’s serving a search warrant on Donald Trump’s residence is not — in spite of everything being said about it — unprecedented.
Not by Bread Alone
by Yuval Levin on August 9, 2022 at 2:37 pm
It isn’t easy to make that sort of idea accessible, appealing, even exciting. But Russ Roberts’s Wild Problems does just that.
If the Raid on Mar-a-Lago Was Not Justified, Then What?
by Charles C. W. Cooke on August 9, 2022 at 12:33 pm
Let’s define some terms.
Public Pension Funds: Digging a Hole for the Taxpayer
by Andrew Stuttaford on August 9, 2022 at 10:56 am
Managers of public pension funds who have succumbed to ESG would do well to drop the political agenda that comes with it.
Biden vs. DeSantis: The Unknown Clash
by Stanley Kurtz on August 9, 2022 at 10:30 am
Precisely because you’ve never heard of it, the DeSantis–Biden clash over university accreditation shows who DeSantis really is.
The Unprecedented FBI Raid on Former President Donald Trump
by Philip Klein on August 9, 2022 at 12:49 am
It is unprecedented for the FBI to raid the house of a former president — they better have the goods.
Why the Expansion of the IRS Is So Worrisome
by George Leef on August 8, 2022 at 11:41 pm
The ‘paying their fair share’ baloney is cover for the further politicization of the IRS.
About Those ‘Synthetic Embryos’
by Wesley J. Smith on August 8, 2022 at 10:13 pm
The time is now to establish enforceable ethical and legal boundaries about what can be done, particularly with human research.