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Standards and Free Speech

Jonah Goldberg on what the free speech debate misses. An excerpt:... The free speech argument is downstream of the real dilemma: The people running what should be citadels of civilizational confidence have turned against our civilization. Show More Summary

Conservative columnist offers a brutal assessment on why Trump bombed Syria

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President Donald Trump has been in office for fewer than 100 days, but it already looks like his proposed legislative agenda has completely stalled in Congress. Because of this, conservative columnist Jonah Goldberg writes in the Los Angeles Times, Trump is already behaving like a lame-duck...

This President is This President's Worst Enemy

Jonah Goldberg, National Review: The administration doesn't suffer from a failure of ideas, but a failure of character.... Trump brings the same glandular, impulsive style to meetings and interviews as he does to social media. He blurts out ideas or claims that send staff scrambling to see them implemented or defended. Show More Summary

ALWAYS BACKUP YOUR DATA: Jonah Goldberg’s laptop has seconds to live as he kicks off his latest G-…

ALWAYS BACKUP YOUR DATA: Jonah Goldberg’s laptop has seconds to live as he kicks off his latest G-File: Dear Reader (particularly any of you women who want to have dinner with me alone, but can’t), Turn that frown upside down! Some of you may have noticed that I’ve been in a bit of a funk […]

President Trump Awakens On Saturday; Engages In Idiotic Twitter Diplomacy

Last week, Jonah Goldberg of National Review, wrote something very funny about Donald Trump and this thing he has for Saturday morning tweeting. It was in the wake of Trump’s tweets about his phones being tapped and Goldberg wrote: Can...Show More Summary

There's irrational fear, then there's fear of Trump and his Republican enablers

To the editor: Bravo to Jonah Goldberg for overcoming his “healthy” fears of “snakes, sharks, and falling out of an airplane.” Those fears are personal and not especially healthy. (“Faced with fear of a despotic government or apathy, I'll take fear,” Opinion, March 14) Downplaying FDR’s exhortation...

For the sake of the country, Republicans must wise up to the fact that Trump will never be presidential

To the editor: Not often one to agree with Jonah Goldberg, I commend him for voicing thoughts privately held by many fellow conservatives. (“All Trump has to do is sound presidential to get everything he wants. Instead, he logs on to Twitter,” Opinion, March 6) President Trump’s GOP faithful exulted...

There is no Milo Yiannopoulos of the left. Why is that?

To the editor: Jonah Goldberg rightfully skewers Milo Yiannopoulos and his alt-right circus sideshow but then goes on to compare the Conservative Political Action Conference’s infatuation with his bigotry to Democrats supporting Father Coughlin because of his support for FDR’s New Deal. (“What...

Ask Language Log: -ism exceptionalism

Jonah Goldberg, "The Trouble with Nationalism", National Review 2/7/20 But I firmly believe that when we call the sacrifices of American patriots no different from the sacrifices of Spartans — ancient or modern — we are giving short shrift to the glory, majesty, and uniqueness of American patriotism and the American experiment. I’m reminded of […]

Trump will make Russia great again — and Republicans are letting him do it

To the editor: I very seldom agreed with Jonah Goldberg, but I must give him kudos for the several columns he’s written taking President Trump to task. In his latest piece, Goldberg laments how Trump defended Russian President Vladimir Putin by telling Fox News’ Bill O’Reilly that the United States...

Sorting Out What's Nationalism and What's Patriotism

From today’s Morning Jolt, a contribution to the ongoing debate on nationalism… Read Rich Lowry and Ramesh Ponnuru on nationalism. Read Jonah Goldberg’s response. Read Ben Shapiro’s response. Then read Rich’s response to Jonah. I’ll wait. Okay, good, you’re back. At the core of this discussion is how nationalism differs from patriotism. Show More Summary

Rational government can return only when Trump leaves the White House

To the editor: Jonah Goldberg, a rare conservative who refuses to be blinded by President Trump’s glitter, nevertheless suggests that he will move to the center. (“Trump is taking the Bannon Way, and it will end in disaster,” Opinion, Jan. 31) Good luck on that one. Trump got elected by throwing...

DISPATCHES FROM THE EDUCATION APOCALYPSE: Jonah Goldberg on “The ‘Reasonabilists’ of Berkeley:…

DISPATCHES FROM THE EDUCATION APOCALYPSE: Jonah Goldberg on “The ‘Reasonabilists’ of Berkeley:” I hate to give any credence to this “triggering” nonsense, but every time I hear it, it sets me off like I’m Ron Burgundy and Veronica Corningstone has just said my hair looks stupid. Even on Fox News people say it, and I’m […]

Jonah Goldberg: Campuses Are 'Soft, Totalitarian States'

Yesterday's protest at UC Berkeley, sparked by a speaking engagement of Breitbart creation, Milo Yiannopoulis, turned ugly, unfortunately. Sadly, this provides ammo to fascism-enthusiasts like Jonah Goldberg to wrongfully accuse the left of acting like the alt-Right. Show More Summary

The left does “Groundhog Day”

(Scott Johnson) Today is Groundhog Day. It may put us in mind of the romantic comedy of the same name starring Bill Murray and celebrated by Jonah Goldberg in the NR article “A movie for all time.” The premise of the film is involuntary repetition. Show More Summary

Jonah Goldberg on Berkeley Riots: Milo Courts this Stuff, Feeds on it, Has Parasitic Relationship with Violent Mobs (VIDEO)

What happened to Jonah Goldberg? He used to be so sensible. Now he sounds like an unhinged leftist. Good grief.... The post Jonah Goldberg on Berkeley Riots: Milo Courts this Stuff, Feeds on it, Has Parasitic Relationship with Violent Mobs (VIDEO) appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.

IT’S FUNNY, but when you read this David Frum apocalyptic take on Trump’s “autocracy,” the future he…

IT’S FUNNY, but when you read this David Frum apocalyptic take on Trump’s “autocracy,” the future he fears sounds a lot like the FDR administration’s policies as described in Jonah Goldberg’s Liberal Fascism: The Secret History of the American Left, From Mussolini to the Politics of Change.

IN “THE SCIENCE OF INTELLECTUAL TRIBALISM”, Jonah Goldberg writes: ‘David Gelernter, fiercely…

IN “THE SCIENCE OF INTELLECTUAL TRIBALISM”, Jonah Goldberg writes: ‘David Gelernter, fiercely anti-intellectual computer scientist, is being eyed for Trump’s science adviser.” — Washington Post, January 18 Um. Well, huh. For those unfamiliar...Show More Summary

Birther Donald Trump vs. civil rights hero John Lewis

To the editor: Jonah Goldberg demonstrates that the editorial counterpart to “fake news” is “fake logic” in the opinion section. (“Trump says he'll unite the country. Yeah, right,” Opinion, Jan. 16) He starts by blithely stating, “Put aside Trump’s specific shortcomings for the moment,” and then...

Trump's tweets: refreshing or abnormal?

To the editor: Jonah Goldberg calls Donald Trump’s Twitter addiction a management style of “government by Twitter.” The very thought is frightening. The crass and vitriolic nature of Trump’s tweets is what one might expect from an angry adolescent, not from someone who is about to assume the highest...

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