Sumantra Maitra
Sumantra Maitra
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Dr. Sumantra Maitra is an ECR member at the Royal Historical Society (United Kingdom), and a fellow at Martin Center (United States). He is a senior contributor to The Federalist.

He also writes for Quillette, Providence Magazine, Spectator US, The Telegraph, Claremont Review of Books, International Affairs, Washington Examiner, and other publications. He can be found on Twitter, @MrMaitra.

The Left’s Religious Faith In False ‘Science’ Echoes Soviet Corruption

What we’ve recently witnessed is the replacing of one faith with another, in which the new saints are the ‘experts’ who ‘trust science.’

America Needs An Honest Debate About Red Lines In Defense Of Taiwan

Politicians and military analysts should be blunt about their plans regarding the defense of Taiwan from possible Chinese invasion.

While The Biden Administration Amps Up Cultural Marxism, Europe Is Pushing It Back

Do American policymakers have any idea what might happen if most of Europe someday considers American cultural influence to be more toxic than Chinese economic influence?

Lessons For The World From The Latest Failed War In Afghanistan

Forty years since the Soviet invasion, it was Americans’ turn to learn the same lessons delivered to all great powers who venture into Afghanistan.

How U.K. Conservatives Are Fighting Systemic Racism Lies Offers A Template To The American Right

New British legislation and reports on race, universities, and culture provide a pathway for conservatives across the Anglosphere.

It’s No Surprise China Employs The Anti-American Propaganda Of Systemic Racism

The Chinese side knows that wielding the same self-loathing ideas the ruling class teaches in American universities will hurt Americans most.

Leftists Are Pushing Asian Americans Out Of The Democratic Party

The words of diversity ring hollow, as hard-working Asians from every socio-economic background, with stable family structure and strong disciplined work ethic, face discrimination.

Biden’s Plan For Promoting ‘Democracy’ Abroad Will Wreck U.S. Foreign Policy

Tucker Carlson is correct about utopian ideas from the national security blob resulting in flawed and destructive policies.

In Major Speech, Biden Reveals His Deep Misunderstanding Of Foreign Policy

Turning great-power competition into a simplistic struggle between good and evil defies basic realism. Naturally, Biden chose to do so in his first major foreign policy speech.

Arming Taiwan Against China Is A Smarter Strategy Than Sending U.S. Troops

President Biden shouldn’t make empty promises. The strategy should be about bleeding China if they overstretch, rather than committing American lives to a potentially attritional war.

India’s Amazing Vaccine Distribution Proves It’s An Excellent Partner To Balance China

Britain and India’s vaccine cooperation are part of the continuation of strengthening ties between America, Australia, Japan, India, and the United Kingdom.

The Global Consequences Of The Tech-Lash Will Be Severe

If tech feudal lords and oligarchs can decide which sovereign has a voice and platform, then sovereignty is meaningless. Europeans must take note.

A United Europe Aligning With China Would Be A Disaster For The United States

Under no scenario would a unified European Union aligned with China be in the interest of America. Indeed, a united EU might not be a friend but a foe.

Ring In Your Holidays By Buying All The Australian Wines The Chinese Won’t

Bullied by Communist China, Australia has called, and the world must answer — one bottle of delicious Australian wine at a time.

Why Samantha Power Would Be A Disastrous Biden Foreign Policy Pick

A role for Samantha Power in the upcoming Biden administration signals the return of the failed foreign policy agenda of Barack Obama.

Women Lose Identity Politics Battle Over Biden’s Pentagon Pick

For an era of Great Power competition, General Lloyd Austin is a baffling pick to be the next secretary of defense and has divided leftist identitarians.

Study: Female Academics Especially Fuel Charge To Turn Higher Ed Into Therapy

Academia accepts diversity as a concept, but as diversity of race and sex becomes institutionalized, ideological diversity has taken a backseat.

To Stop China’s Imperial Designs, Let It Bleed Itself Dry

The United States needs to get back to its realist roots and prudently let China overstretch and, if possible, engage in fruitless and attritional armed conflict.

Netflix’s ‘Barbarians’ Is A Sad Reflection Of Our Decaying Times

One can enjoy Netflix’s ‘Barbarians’ for its cinematic beauty — as long as one isn’t too nitpicky or a historian haunted by troubling parallels.

European Elites Are Excited About A Biden Presidency, But It Will Backfire

Leftist elites in Europe are tying their fate with Democrats, becoming a natural adversary of any future Republican administration. That is a long-term mistake.