Reactions to the Dilbert cartoonist's racist expressions show that the debate is over the norms, not the process of shunning offensive speech

December 2022

Undermines readiness, politicizes the military, indulges conspiracy theories—and for what?
Elon Musk and Matt Taibbi said the "Twitter Files" would show a political scandal, but the information itself did the opposite

November 2022

The threat isn't over, but it's better than it could've been

October 2022

If they’re not on side in the biggest geopolitical confrontation in decades, what’s the point of the partnership?

September 2022

Ukraine hasn’t won, but after the Kharkiv offensive, Russia’s limits are apparent, and it won’t achieve its goals

August 2022

6 reasons why comparing Trump and Hillary shows that his mishandling of classified material was worse
Killing al Qaeda leader Ayman al Zawahiri provides a bookend for 9/11

June 2022

The U.S. government has to treat a lawbreaking coup attempt as criminal, despite the prosecutorial challenges
Stay focused on the Capitol attack of January 2021, its causes, and aftermath. Don't make it about anything else.

April 2022

Believing "nothing matters" can be depressing or freeing. It's a choice.

March 2022

What, exactly, is America's free speech problem, and what can we do about it?