Charles Lipson

Trump’s never-ending ‘stolen election’ story damages America

21 October 2021 9:32 am

Enough is enough. Yes, there were problems with last November’s election, but they have been litigated and audited for months.…

The Democrat ‘squad’ will regret shooting down Israel’s Iron Dome

23 September 2021 5:12 pm

America’s left-wing progressives won a victory this week in their long-running battle with Israel. They managed, at least temporarily, to…

Joe Biden’s victory lap around Afghan defeat

1 September 2021 3:56 pm

President Biden walked to the White House podium on Tuesday and proclaimed the US withdrawal from Afghanistan an ‘extraordinary success’.…

The cost of the terrible tragedy at Kabul airport

27 August 2021 8:06 am

America’s frantic, confused exit from Afghanistan was a humiliating shambles even before today’s terrorist attack. Now, it is something much worse. It…

Biden’s press conference was a feast of disinformation

21 August 2021 8:14 am

Joe Biden emerged from his cave, saw his shadow, and told us there will be three more years of winter.…


Why Andrew Cuomo had to go

11 August 2021 7:49 am

The announcement that Andrew Cuomo will resign in two weeks follows the total collapse of his political support among Democrats…

Getting UN help on American civil rights is a great idea

18 July 2021 12:37 pm

The small-minded people who believe in freedom and democratic self-government have their shorts in a bunch over the Biden administration’s…

How cable news will inevitably politicize the Surfside building tragedy

26 June 2021 9:48 am

Nothing could be more predictable than media coverage of the catastrophic building collapse in Surfside, Florida. Cable news will feature…

Let the president play on the beach or the golf course

5 June 2021 10:55 pm

Every president is criticized, sooner or later, for taking too many days off, for lounging around when we’ve hired him…

Who wants Biden’s massive budget?

1 June 2021 8:05 am

President Joe Biden just proposed the largest budget (as a percentage of America’s economy) since the country was fighting Nazi…

The decline and fall of the Associated Press

18 May 2021 7:10 pm

Once, long ago, in a land far away, the best journalists tried to stand aloof from the stories they reported.…


Who killed bipartisanship?

11 May 2021 6:17 pm

Who wants bipartisanship? The short answer is: neither side, so neither is getting it. Activists in both parties have been clear…


Does ‘anti-racism’ also mean slurring black conservatives?

30 April 2021 6:18 am

The latest target for online mobs is South Carolina’s Republican senator Tim Scott. His ‘crime’ is apparently being a black…

Distorting the news to inflame the mob

23 April 2021 3:28 pm

NBC’s flagship news program completely garbled one of the week’s top stories: a deadly fight among teenage girls in Columbus,…

Biden’s bait-and-switch presidency

2 April 2021 2:09 pm

Joe Biden was elected as a moderate-left Democrat, but he is not governing as one. He pledged repeatedly to work…

Why are people gloating over Rush Limbaugh’s death?

19 February 2021 1:45 am

The gloating over Rush Limbaugh’s death ought to shock the conscience. That’s not a political statement. That’s a cri de coeur about how our basic sense of human decency…


The end game

9 January 2021 8:07 am

January 6, 2021 is a day that will live in infamy. On that day, our Capitol was assaulted by a…


This is not what a constitutional republic looks like

7 January 2021 10:21 am

When a violent mob broke into the Capitol building, they did more than breach the barriers of House and Senate…


Why Trump must attend Biden’s inauguration

4 January 2021 8:00 pm

Recent political talk has focused almost entirely on January 5 (the Georgia Senate runoffs) and January 6 (congressional certification of…

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Who would want to be Joe Biden’s attorney general?

24 December 2020 1:57 am

Whoever Joe Biden picks for attorney general is in a lose-lose situation. Why is that job so hard? At least…


Are Trump’s lawyers big enough to back their claims up?

21 November 2020 12:15 am

Before the showdown in old Western movies, one character would issue a barbed challenge and his rival would confidently reply,…


The American media is failing you

31 October 2020 1:57 am

American journalism has lost its bearings, and we are all paying the price. For the past four years, egged on…

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Morning in America or mourning in America?

29 October 2020 12:39 am

In the countdown to Election Day, the two campaigns are taking starkly different approaches. Joe Biden is sitting on a…

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A serious debate that leaves Biden with lingering bruises

23 October 2020 8:18 pm

Thursday night’s debate was far calmer and more substantive than the street brawl that preceded it. If we score it…

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Behind the social-media blackout of Biden family corruption

16 October 2020 3:25 pm

Hunter Biden is now the subject of multiple stories involving serious corruption. Whether he committed any crimes is a question…