Accepting defeat is wrong choice


By Jonah Goldberg Talking to reporters on July 2, President Biden was pressed about the sudden, embarrassing evacuation of our air base in Afghanistan and widespread predictions the Afghan government would fall quickly to the Taliban. The president testily replied: “I want to talk about ...

Hospital infection outbreaks


By BETSY MCCAUGHEY Public health officials struggle with telling the truth. They seem to think people don’t deserve to know. At the beginning of COVID-19, they told us we didn’t need masks instead of admitting there was a mask shortage. Last week, health officials announced outbreaks ...

Search for the truth brings tears


By JAMIE STIEHM I don’t need a hearing to tell me what happened on Jan. 6 at the U.S. Capitol, which was stormed by an armed mob. But the nation needs a reckoning on that deadly day. It was a moment history will never forget, a presidential attack on an equal branch of government, ...

On being vaccinated


By Marc A. Thiessen The pandemic is worsening and the delta variant is so infectious, we are told, that we need to return to covid-19 restrictions — even for fully vaccinated Americans. Los Angeles has already reinstated indoor mask mandates, and on Tuesday the Centers for Disease Control ...

Don’t ban free speech


The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette on crying ‘censorship’ at social media giants: Former President Donald Trump is suing Facebook, Twitter and You Tube. They banned him, and he calls the ban censorship and casts himself as a champion of free speech and the First ...

The Unholy Treachery


By MICHELLE MALKIN It seems there’s no sanctuary from draconian mask and vaccine mandates. You can’t get on a plane, go to school, work at a hospital, perform onstage, compete in sports, exercise at a gym, worship in church or walk outside without the long shadows of Big Pharma and the ...