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16 July 2020 3:39 am

Instead of telling us about America, or even the world outside, American journalists now tell us about other American journalists. The…

What is the point of the New York Times?

15 July 2020 2:50 am

Earlier today, Bari Weiss resigned from the New York Times and published a devastating letter of resignation on her website…

Can Biden avoid the debates?

10 July 2020 2:16 am

In an opinion column for the New York Times, Thomas Friedman proposes that Joe Biden debate Donald Trump only if…

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The poison of reparations

1 July 2020 3:27 am

Reparations are a recipe for rancor. Under the guise of settling a grievance, they intensify and often eternalize it. They…

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The death of the private citizen

24 June 2020 7:28 am

The internet is not a private place, but news outlets have decided that it’s up to them to determine when…

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Sources: New York Times not telling the truth about Tom Cotton op-ed

6 June 2020 3:35 am

The revolution is eating itself at the New York Times. After the Times ran Sen. Tom Cotton’s call for using the National Guard…

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In praise of Kayleigh McEnany

28 May 2020 3:11 am

Is Kayleigh McEnany the best Press Secretary in history? I think she may be. True, it’s early days. She was…

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Doctor rebuts NYT hit piece about Kushner’s coronavirus efforts

8 May 2020 6:33 am

The doctor at the center of a New York Times story alleging Jared Kushner bungled the administration’s attempts to procure…

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Will the coronavirus succeed where Russiagate and Ukrainegate failed?

20 April 2020 4:23 am

Back on March 12, I noted in this space that one of the most potent effects of our latest Chinese…

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Why is the New York Times shilling for the World Health Organization?

17 April 2020 7:06 pm

Donald Trump announced this week he intends to halt funding for the World Health Organization over the group’s suspicious relationship…

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Why the mainstream media won’t take Tara Reade seriously

15 April 2020 6:19 am

‘The gym bag, I don’t know where it went. I handed it to him. It was gone and then his…

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Sovereignty rules

15 April 2020 1:55 am

This article is in The Spectator’s May 2020 US edition. Subscribe here to get yours. Washington, DC At the end of…

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A short list of Biden backers who declared Trump mentally unfit for office

6 March 2020 1:30 am

If there ever were a theme to emerge from the Trump era it is this: hypocrisy. We’re all guilty, we…

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Trump campaign hits the media where it hurts — in court

4 March 2020 9:55 am

The Trump campaign named the Washington Post in a libel suit on Tuesday over two articles the paper published last…

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Why John Bolton won’t win his war on Trump

29 January 2020 12:56 am

The first sentence of the New York Times report on John Bolton’s tell-all memoir about his time in the Trump…

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A hostile media helps Donald Trump

24 January 2020 7:50 am

The news media of the late 1700s and early 1800s consisted almost entirely of partisan political operations. Ron Chernow, the biographer…

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In Apprentice-Style Special, New York Times Endorses Trump for President

21 January 2020 8:15 am

In the New York Times’s latest self-centered Hulu special, the op-ed board invited Democratic primary candidate after candidate into their lavish…

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For some reason, Michael Bloomberg thinks he should be president

8 November 2019 10:18 am

Who would you like to see better represented in the already-crowded Democratic primary? Septuagenarians? Centrists? Or billionaires? For those of…

What you can tell about a man from his choice of underwear

5 October 2019 9:00 am

New York It’s Indian summertime and the living is easy. There hasn’t been a cloud above the Bagel for two…

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A fresh assassination of Brett Kavanaugh’s character

16 September 2019 5:11 am

I guess that The New York Times didn’t get the memo. Brett Kavanaugh was confirmed as Associate Justice of the Supreme…

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Reports of the GOP’s death are greatly exaggerated

6 June 2019 6:53 am

David Brooks, the center-right Cassandra of the New York Times, reckons that a GOP apocalypse is coming. The data predicted…

My feud with Conrad Black

25 May 2019 9:00 am

Goody goody gumdrops! The Donald has pardoned Lord Black and I couldn’t be happier. Conrad got a bum deal and…

The comedy and tragedy of Trump

20 April 2019 9:00 am

New York On 21 April 1980, Rosie Ruiz won the fabled Boston Marathon in record time and looked as fresh…

Imagine the uproar if Remain had won, but MPs then made Britain leave

30 March 2019 9:00 am

Sometimes it’s worth addressing what didn’t happen. For one exasperating aspect of appearing on television news is leaving the studio…

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Why New York loves John Bercow

2 February 2019 9:00 am

‘The British political class has offered to the world an astounding spectacle of mendacious, intellectually limited hustlers.’ This is a…