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Mona Charen

Mona Charen is a nationally syndicated columnist, a senior fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center, a contributor to The Bulwark, and host of The Bulwark’s Beg to Differ podcast. She can be reached at [email protected]


Articles by Mona Charen

August 6, 2020 5:21 am

Biden’s Shortlist Has Big Risks

Biden’s pledge to name a female running mate proved riskier than he anticipated. When he makes his selection, he should play it safe.
Mona Charen
July 29, 2020 5:29 am

The GOP Needs to Hit Rock Bottom

Congressional Republicans pretended they were powerless to limit Trump’s excesses. What difference would it make if voters made the make-believe real?
Mona Charen
July 22, 2020 5:36 am

Trump is Right

There is a massive crisis that requires a decisive and forceful federal response before it does any more damage to America. It’s just not the crisis he thinks it is.
Mona Charen
July 15, 2020 5:33 am

Bari Weiss Was Too Honest for the New York Times

The woke staff of the Grey Lady couldn’t handle her independent mind and centrist politics. Is the right any better?
Mona Charen
July 13, 2020 4:59 pm

Dr. Fauci Was Doomed from the Start

No serious, sober, dedicated, public servant can survive in this administration.
Mona Charen
July 6, 2020 2:33 pm

Was Trump’s Mount Rushmore Speech Divisive?

Only if you pay attention to the history of all the things the president has said.
Mona Charen
June 30, 2020 11:40 am

So Much for Trump’s ‘Love’ of the Military

Trump has made concern for “our great military” one of his calling cards. So where is his rage at Putin for putting targets on their backs?
Mona Charen
June 25, 2020 5:17 am

Trump the Barbarian

While the president’s defenders decry the breakdown of law and order, they ignore the lawlessness in the Oval Office.
Mona Charen
June 18, 2020 5:22 am

George Floyd Changed My Mind

I had already been rethinking my conclusions on race and policing. His death convinced me I’d been wrong.
Mona Charen
June 11, 2020 5:27 am

LOL Some Things Matter

The country is finding rare consensus about police reform and systemic racism. Where is the GOP?
Mona Charen