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Honoring Jimmy Lai – WSJ

Jimmy Lai pauses during an interview in Hong Kong, July 1, 2020. ...

Bill Maher Diagnoses Liberal ‘Progressophobia’

Here’s a statement that deserves amplification. Last week Bill Maher of HBO’s “Real Time” did a commentary on something he believes ...

WHO’s on First—Again? – WSJ

President Joe Biden speaks during a news conference after attending the G-7 ...

Why We Can’t Move On From Jan. 6

I started the new year with a bang, at a gathering in the Washington home of a European diplomat. I was interested in how Europe was processing ...

The Fed’s Risky Fill-the-Punch-Bowl Strategy

My mentor, the late George Shultz, would often say “an economist’s lag is a politician’s nightmare.” Changes in economic policy take ...

What Drives Conspiracism – WSJ

Here is an attempt to get at some of what’s behind conspiracism, the rising belief in and promotion of political conspiracy theories. In recent ...

Cuba Frees Otero Alcántara – WSJ

Cuban dissident Luis Manuel Otero Alcantara, leader of the San Isidro ...

Defund the Police? No, Fund Them Better

Congress and the White House are trying to overhaul police practices. By tradition in such efforts the obvious will likely be overlooked, so here is ...

Justices, Please Take the Harvard Case

Nearly every day we learn of another case of governments or others setting policy based on the color of one’s skin. This is contrary to the equal ...