To the editor: Yes, “Brexit” is just a symptom, but not in the way Jonah Goldberg would have us believe. (“'Brexit' is just a symptom of a larger crisis,” Opinion, June 21) The campaign leading up to Britain’s referendum on membership in the European Union has been bitter, vitriolic and worse....
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JONAH GOLDBERG: Why Can’t the Left Distinguish Conservative Christians from Islamic Terrorists? The essence of serious thinking is the capacity to distinguish s from shinola, by which I mean that intelligence boils down to the ability to make meaningful distinctions. There’s a reason Barack Obama had to go back to the Crusades to compare the […]
In an amusing error, The Chicago Tribune published a column criticizing Snoop Doog's racial politics and stance on the Roots remake while mistakenly attributing it to conservative columnist Jonah Goldberg.
Jonah Goldberg: “The status quo needs to be shaken up!” I agree. “We need to break the stranglehold of political correctness!” Absolutely. “We must escape the kinds of Reagan nostalgia that stifle policy innovation!” You’re singing my tune. Show More Summary
(Steven Hayward) On the surface Trump’s attack on the presiding judge in his civil trial over Trump University is reckless, irresponsible, menacing, and... just plain wacko. Jonah Goldberg speculates that what he’s really trying to do...Show More Summary
THE LEFT AND ‘RIOT IDEOLOGY.’ In his latest G-File, Jonah Goldberg explores the left’s double-standard when it comes political violence, including: The Tea Parties were not a white identity-politics movement. But liberal elites treated it as such and now we’ve got the beginnings of one. And while I’d be happy to engage in a debate […]
Unreal. Will these clowns ever recover from their Trump Derangement Syndrome? Jonah Goldberg from the anti-Trump magazine National Review and... The post Wow! Watch #NeverTrumpers Erick Erickson and Jonah Goldberg Push Third Party Candidate (VIDEO) appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
JONAH GOLDBERG: Could Bernie Sanders Put Mitt Romney In The White House?
To the editor: It’s unbelievable that 16 years after the 2000 presidential election, political commentators like Jonah Goldberg still make the fatuous claim that Green Party nominee Ralph Nader was responsible for Democrat Al Gore losing Florida and the presidency. ("Could we see a four-way race...
(May 28, 2016 07:04 AM, by Alberto Mingardi) Jonah Goldberg has an excellent post on "Social Darwinism", in which he builds on a potential imprecision by Deirdre McCloskey, who published a piece in the Wall Street Journal abridging her new, wonderful book "Bourgeois Equality". Goldberg singles out this... (0 COMMENTS)
From the diaries: I find a few adult beverages do help mitigate things…Drink Responsibly (and don’t go for the heroin) Jonah Goldberg lays out a well reasoned (and well written) case of why he is not voting for Donald Trump. Some of you will definitely disagree, but this is one of those, read the whole thing articles. Show More Summary
Hillsdale College has produced an excellent video for its Dow Journalism Program, which I run. You’ll see some familiar faces from the National Review circle: Jonah Goldberg and Jillian Melchior (plus me), as well as a few friends: James Rosen of Fox News, Bret Stephens of the Wall Street Journal, and more. Show More Summary
Jonah Goldberg, 10 May 2016: For conservatives, party unity is another way of saying “suicide pact.” I will never vote for Hillary Clinton because she believes things I can never support. I will never vote for Donald Trump because he’s...
WHEN THE WILL TO POWER DERIVES FROM VICTIMHOOD, WE GET HEADLINES LIKE THIS: Photoshop Bullying is Evidently a Thing Now. Headline via Jonah Goldberg, who noted last year, “We’re in a weird Nietzschian transition moment where victimhood is the way you assert your will to power.”
You will all be greatly relieved to know that Jonah Goldberg’s interns have a solution to The People’s dangerous reliance on Big Government, which is destroying everything even as you read these words. Given the hollowing out of civil society — caused by family breakdown, economic dislocation, declining volunteerism and church attendance, Not mentioned: Sinecures […]
In a fantastic piece that it’s highly recommended for news junkies and those interested in the media, National Review senior editor Jonah Goldberg took on MSNBC’s Morning Joe and their infatuation with Donald Trump as “unwatchable” and full of “condescending snootiness” that rivals the cast of Mean Girls.
To the editor: Jonah Goldberg is still whaling away at Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump. Now he is trying to pressure Indiana Gov. Mike Pence into endorsing Sen. Ted Cruz. ("It's time for Indiana Gov. Mike Pence to make up his mind if he's for or against Donald Trump," Opinion,...
In the meantime we can talk about Trump's foreign policy speech. Jonah Goldberg calls it "okay," but also wonders if Trump has any idea what some of the claims put into his mouth by writers might mean. The major theme...
Radio show host Hugh Hewitt, now broadcasting in the mornings, offering a curious comment during his interview of Jonah Goldberg: Jonah: If Trump isn’t the nominee, a bunch of people, undetermined how many, will leave the party and leave the convention. Show More Summary