Kyle Sammin
Kyle Sammin
Kyle Sammin is a lawyer and writer from Pennsylvania, and the co-host of the Conservative Minds podcast. Read some of his other writing at his website, or follow him on Twitter at @KyleSammin.
Why Forcing Taxpayers To Cover Tuition Will Make College Worse For Everyone But The Rich

In K-12, government-run schools are shared equally among the middle class and the poor, but for the rich, elite academies flourish. The same will happen with ‘free’ college.

4 Takeaways From The Second Day Of Brett Kavanaugh’s SCOTUS Hearings

The confirmation hearings were better on the second day in one respect: We heard more from the candidate than from the senators.

5 Takeaways From The Circus Democrats Made Of Brett Kavanaugh’s SCOTUS Hearing

As has been typical for the last several decades, this Supreme Court hearing was even more rancorous than the last. Here’s what we learned from the first day’s events.

Yes, President Trump Could Pardon Himself, But It Would Be Self-Defeating

Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh has been pilloried on the Left for allegedly suggesting that a sitting president could not be indicted.

It’s Not ‘White Threat’ Harming Our Politics, It’s Tying Race To Destiny

The changes in the way race plays into national politics are not a reaction to Barack Obama. They are a reaction to the world progressives built and are still building.

It’s Definitely Time To Pack The Supreme Court, But For Entirely Practical Reasons

An expanded Supreme Court would be more effective, and make each appointment less of an apocalyptic event.

Watch The Left Go Crazy On Twitter Over Trump’s SCOTUS Pick

Surely, something as dull as a judicial nomination won’t inspire hyperbole and hysteria, will it? If you think so, congratulations on having never been on social media.

In DS9 S1:6, Star Trek Pops Out The Ferengi And All Its Associated Foibles

It becomes one of DS9’s strengths as a show that the writers take this joke of an enemy species and convert the Ferengi into an interesting people with history and culture of their own.

The Four Dissenting Votes In The Travel Ban Ruling Are A Dangerous Sign

The plaintiffs in Trump v. Hawaii would have the Supreme Court invent a principle that the president’s powers are reduced when he says nasty things.

Why The Supreme Court’s Ruling About Online Taxes Is Sensible And Fair

Don’t believe the hype: Wayfair poses no threats to small-government conservatives, nor does it represent a significant impairment to small businesses.

Revisiting ‘DS9’: Old-Style Star Trek Resurfaces For Episode Five

When ‘Star Trek: Deep Space Nine’ was on TV, almost the only Emmys that ever went their way, despite the good acting and writing, were for makeup.

‘Deep Space 9’ Episode 4 Recap: Trump Should Pay Attention To This One

‘Babel’ contains a lesson about the long-term consequences and dangers of nuclear war that Trump and Kim Jong-Un would do well to pay attention to.

Revisiting ‘DS9’: The Travails Of A Peace-Less Victory

The third episode of ‘Star Trek: Deep Space Nine’s’ first season highlights the theme of finding one’s place while introducing one of the show’s most interesting and beloved characters.

Banning Trump From Blocking People On Twitter Is Bad Law And Bad Politics

It sounds like a joke, but the laughter stopped when a federal judge ruled Wednesday that Trump’s actions violated the First Amendment and declared it must cease.

‘Deep Space 9’ Episode 2 Recap: A Showcase Of The Most Engaging Star Trek Universe

The outcome reflects some of the better segments of Roddenberry’s utopian vision: education and the rule of law.

The Supreme Court Made The Right Call In Leaving Sports Betting To The States

The ruling paves the way for legal sports gambling in those states that choose to allow it, and stands as a victory for federalism.

Revisiting ‘Star Trek: DS9’ Will Show You Some Of The Best Star Trek Has To Offer

With ‘Deep Space Nine’ now available on Netflix, it is interesting to see how these ideas and plots have held up after 25 years.

‘Involuntary Celibates’ Are The Next Manifestation Of Sexual Socialists

Incel ideas fit into a pattern of statist rhetoric followed by many other groups who, failing to achieve their aims in life, seek to use state power to force the result they desire.

How Redistributing Wealth To Promote The American Dream Has Actually Undermined It

A question most people never have to bother with is: Once you and your family have achieved success in America, what do you do now?

Why Fascism Won’t Come To America

Harvard professor Cass Sunstein is the editor of a new collection of essays, ‘Can It Happen Here?: Authoritarianism in America.’ If you were looking for intellectuals to confirm your worst fears about Trump, this does the opposite.