Sumantra Maitra
Sumantra Maitra
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Sumantra Maitra is a doctoral researcher at the University of Nottingham, UK, and a senior contributor to The Federalist. His research is in great power-politics and neorealism. He also writes for Quillette, Providence Magazine, Spectator US, The Telegraph, Claremont Review of Books, International Affairs, Washington Examiner, and other publications. You can find him on Twitter @MrMaitra.

The DOJ’s Lawsuit Against Yale Is How To Win The Culture War

For the first time in decades, the diversity bureaucrats dividing the country on the basis of race, class, and sex are worried about losing federal funding and being sued.

Islamist Beheading In France Highlights Dangers Of Refusing To Police An Insurgency

Islamism isn’t a free-speech issue, but a sovereignty issue. It’s a low-level insurgency. It needs to be eradicated. Insurgents cannot be reasoned with.

Attacks On Amy Coney Barrett Prove That For The Left, ‘Diversity’ Is Only A Way To Get Power

The only diversity the left won’t allow is one of varied viewpoints. Judge Barrett is a threat because she is living proof a different world exists.

Two NATO Allies Are Gearing Up For A Major Brawl

If the news of Turkish intervention on behalf of Azerbaijan is true, then Turkey just raised the stakes against France, and Europeans have a choice to make.

This Radical 1960s Movement In India Helps Explain Antifa Today

It is important for Americans, especially Republican lawmakers, to understand and study the Naxalite movement, as it provides a template to understand what is happening now.

There’s No Downside To Trump Nominating Amy Coney Barrett

This election was always going to be about culture. Treat the election as a referendum on cultural issues and lean in, Mr. President.

Taking On ‘Cuties’ Culture Should Be An Easy Move For The Right

Normalizing child sexualization did not start with ‘Cuties.’ The defensive reaction to it, however, just clarified the stakes for the future.

Pentagon: China’s Military Has Begun To Surpass The United States’s

New Pentagon paper paints a grim picture of a fractured, debt-ridden America in competition with an emerging Chinese empire.

WSJ: Trump To Pick Foreign Policy Realist As Afghanistan Ambassador

Scholar, Afghanistan veteran, and naval reservist Will Ruger wants to pull U.S. troops out immediately. His elevation implies the president finally understands that personnel is policy.

People Won’t Vote For Republicans If They Can’t Restore Order In The Streets

As cities are held hostage by amateur warlords, it is time to remember that inaction in the face of hostility discredits conservatism a lot more than radical marches and riots.

Why The United States Needs To Put Its Weight Behind France In The Mediterranean

For American strategists, it should be considered a gift from heaven that France, one of America’s oldest allies, is now volunteering to shoulder additional security burdens.

New Paper Confirms Just How Rigged Higher Education Is Against The Right

A devastating new policy report provides data on how conservatives are sidelined in western academia. Now, conservatives have to decide what to do about it.

Why Kamala Harris’s Stealth Radicalism Is Worse Than Bernie Democrats’ Open Radicalism

A thought police White House essentially run by Harris, while being portrayed as ‘moderate’ compared to the open socialism of Bernie Sanders, will be no less radical or dangerous.

New Study Finds Sweden’s Refusal To Lock Down Saved The Economy Without Sacrificing Lives

Sweden has an intact economy, a citizenry with greater immunity to COVID-19, and a death rate per million lower than Italy’s — all with no lockdown.

War Looms In The Mediterranean And Threatens To Entangle The Great Powers

America and the United Kingdom would be wise to let Egypt, France, and Greece take the lead in balancing a dangerous and resurgent Turkey.

Hong Kong Is The New East Germany

As Beijing’s financial backbone, the loss of too many Hong Kongers to destinations throughout the nations of the British Commonwealth would be a huge loss to China.

Hagia Sophia’s Reversion Into A Mosque Is A Turning Point In History

While Americans behead Columbus and the British topple Rhodes, Hagia Sophia’s reconversion shows that the rest of the world still reveres national history, and it gives them strength.

Only Tom Hanks Could Have Made New WWII Drama ‘Greyhound’

No fictional horror will ever compare to standing in a warship guarding supply convoys during a stormy mid-Atlantic night, hunted by German submarine wolf-packs.

If The Right Is Serious About The Culture War, It Needs To Clean House In Education

As politics is downstream of culture, and conservatives sit at a disadvantage, fixing the leftist bias in corporate media and academia are the first steps.

How Liberalism’s Global Contradictions Gave Rise To Donald Trump

A new book by Patrick Porter, ‘The False Promise of Liberal Order,’ charts where American grand strategy went wrong, what led to the global backlash since 2016, and what is the future way forward.