Bulwark Originals (page 5)

June 5, 2019 7:00 am

Trump’s Poverty-Line Proposal Is Wonkier Than It Seems

The policy change is minimal, but the outrage isn't.
Samuel Hammond
June 5, 2019 4:49 am

Trump Wants Our Allies to Spend More on Defense. Is That a Good Idea?

One of President Trump’s frequent complaints about our allies is that they are “freeloaders” who aren’t doing enough…
Shay Khatiri
June 4, 2019 9:44 am

Trump’s Mexico Tariffs Are Forever

Because that's just how he wants it.
Benjamin Parker
June 4, 2019 5:19 am

Weapons-Grade Anti-Semitism

What Russia's gotten away with in Ukraine and how Putin could use those tactics in the United States.
Sam Sokol
June 4, 2019 5:14 am

On Education, Sanders Is Saying the Quiet Part Loud. Very Loud.

His antagonism toward charter schools is reflective of his statist worldview.
Andy Smarick
June 3, 2019 6:45 am

Sohrab Ahmari, First Things, and the High Church of Victimology

Sohrab Ahmari began his assault on “David French-ism” with a reference to a First Things manifesto that had,…
Greg Weiner
June 3, 2019 5:25 am

Sohrab Ahmari and the Futile Rage of the Illiberal Conservatives

The right-of-center Internet has been lit up for the last few days because of an assault by Sohrab Ahmari…
Robert Tracinski
June 3, 2019 4:59 am

In Defense of Robert Mueller’s Unifying Voice for the Justice Department

Bill Barr distorted the narrative before the report was even released. Mueller has taken the high road.
Kim Wehle
June 3, 2019 4:36 am

Amash’s Critics on the Right Are Betraying Their Own Principles

Justin Amash’s notorious devotion to the principles of limited government and fiscal responsibility has led to numerous…
Aaron Pomerantz
June 1, 2019 11:10 am

This Is Not Your Grandfather’s Conservatism

Why AEI’s hiring of Yuval Levin is a good sign for the future of the conservative intellectual community.
Andy Smarick