The Guardrails Hold

A future trivia question and historical footnote, the spectacular 10-day flameout of Anthony Scaramucci...

Charles Krauthammer August 3, 2017

Sessions Lessons

Transparency, thy name is Trump, Donald Trump. No filter, no governor, no editor lies between his impulses...

Charles Krauthammer July 27, 2017

What to Do for Little Charlie Gard

One cannot imagine a more wrenching moral dilemma than the case of little Charlie Gard. He is a beautiful...

Charles Krauthammer July 20, 2017

The Great Muslim Civil War ??? And Us

The U.S. shoots down a Syrian fighter-bomber. Iran launches missiles into eastern Syria. Russia threatens to...

Charles Krauthammer June 22, 2017

You Can???t Govern by Id

Having coined Bush Derangement Syndrome more than a decade ago, I feel authorized to weigh in on its most...

Charles Krauthammer June 8, 2017

Trump: ???Normalized??? but Still Scary

With near unanimity, my never-Trump friends confess a sense of relief. It could have been worse. They thought...

Charles Krauthammer May 4, 2017

When Facts, Logic, and History Don't Matter

And now, less than six weeks from the election, what is the main event of the day? A fight between the...

Charles Krauthammer October 3, 2016

The only immigration solution

The one great service of Donald Trump???s extended peregrinations on immigration policy is to have...

Charles Krauthammer September 7, 2016

The bribery standard

Bernie Sanders never understood the epic quality of the Clinton scandals.

Charles Krauthammer August 31, 2016

What's the Case for Clinton?

???The best darn change-maker I ever met in my entire life.??? So said Bill Clinton in making the case for...

Charles Krauthammer August 1, 2016

Republicans Create Their Mirage of Unity

The main purpose of the modern political convention is to produce four days of televised propaganda. The...

Charles Krauthammer July 25, 2016

U.S., NATO Finally Send a Message to Putin

???The most significant reinforcement of our collective defense any time since the Cold War,??? President...

Charles Krauthammer July 18, 2016

The History Comey Didn't Want to Make

Why did he do it? FBI director James Comey spent 14 minutes laying out an unassailable case for prosecuting...

Charles Krauthammer July 11, 2016

Brexit: Sovereign Kingdom or Little England?

WASHINGTON ??? Given their arrogance, pomposity and habitual absurdities, it is hard not to feel a certain...

Charles Krauthammer July 5, 2016