Mona Charen is a former senior fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center.
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No fewer than 60 current or former congressional candidates have expressed interest in or support for the QAnon conspiracy theory.
/ August 13, 2020
China is a malign power whose prestige and influence has only increased during President Trump’s tenure.
/ August 12, 2020
Joe Biden’s pledge to name a female running mate proved riskier than he anticipated. When he makes his selection, he should play it safe.
/ August 6, 2020
Congressional Republicans pretended they were powerless to limit Trump’s excesses. What difference would it make if voters made the make-believe real?
/ July 29, 2020
There is a massive crisis that requires a decisive and forceful federal response before it does any more damage to America. It’s just not the crisis the president thinks it is.
/ July 22, 2020
Liberalism—a commitment to open inquiry—is fast disappearing from American life.
/ July 15, 2020
Leadership of a large, diverse nation requires certain grace notes that every president in living memory has found it in his heart to pronounce on important occasions.
/ July 6, 2020
President Trump has made concern for “our great military” one of his calling cards. So where is his rage at Putin for putting targets on their backs?
/ June 30, 2020
While the president’s defenders decry the breakdown of law and order, they ignore the lawlessness in the Oval Office.
/ June 25, 2020
Police have a difficult job and deal with the worst of the worst on a daily basis. But the mistreatment of African Americans is not a myth and is not even uncommon.
/ June 18, 2020
The country is finding rare consensus about police reform and systemic racism. Where is the GOP?
/ June 11, 2020
The president’s fear of seeming weak makes the whole country weaker.
/ June 3, 2020