The first female chief of Hong Kong, Carrie Lam faces a tough road ahead. It has nothing to do with her experiences and ability, but everything to do with how she was selected.
When you have complete uniformity of opinions, you no longer have a democracy. People who wail about the divisiveness in our society want us to all have the same opinions—theirs.
Salman Rushdie, Walter Russell Mead, and Federalist writers will discuss the loss of trust in institutions that guard democracy in NYC on Saturday.
America is no longer a nation in any meaningful sense—because it has neither Europe’s ‘blood and soil’ nationalism, nor a robust ideas-based nationalism.
It will take more than walls and jobs to ‘make America great again.’ We need to return to the philosophies that undergirded the American founding.
Most everything in the Constitution has stood the test of time, but the method for electing the president was the Founders’ biggest error.
Do conservatives need to be ashamed of winning elections by means of the Electoral College that they would not win in a more directly democratic contest? No.
A conservative approach toward the Middle East today should not be a choice between the two extremes of isolationism or global policing.
By destroying the Electoral College, we move one step closer to a purely national government, voted on by average voters who have no education about the issues.
Some very nice, apparently well-educated people are peddling absolute Pablum about the Electoral College.
The election damaged the political psyche of liberals in ways that it will probably take a while for us to understand.
The presidential electors have a constitutional duty to vote for the person best-suited to be president, regardless of whether that person is Donald Trump.
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