Jonah Goldberg’s “news” letter built around his deep understanding of American history, his passion for conservative ideas and his, um, unique sensibility, it’s a must-read every Friday – and now with additional mid-week mini G-Files for members only.
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Hallucinators and Grifters
Donald Trump is not the cure for what ails us.
Hitting Rewind on ‘Woke’
This isn’t the first time a slogan became a tool for sowing cultural confusion.
The Mind’s Lies
Does Joe Biden really believe the stories he tells about his past?
Trump’s Twisted Nationalism
To the former president, making America great again is about nothing more than making himself the most important person in the world.
Being Is Not a Substitute for Doing
A plague of demosclerosis.
Getting Away With Murder, Sort Of
The dangerous marriage of elitism and populism.
Catchy phrases enable political decisions that don't actually have any merit.
What the shock jock doesn’t get about antisemitic conspiracies.
Falling in Line, Not in Love
How outraged right-wingers actually boost support for Biden.
What’s So Wrong With Helping?
How a cult of victimhood tries to stamp out good deeds.
The Race to Racism
If you start with the conclusion you can talk yourself into anything.
Threat Level Midnight Forever
The Doomsday Clock is a P.R. stunt, not science.
Reading, Writing, and … Black Queer Studies?
The debate over AP African American Studies ignores that schools are struggling to make students proficient in math, science, and reading.
A Pox Upon Portland
Progressivism is killing the city.
One, Maybe Two, Cheers for Partisanship
Democracy doesn’t work at scale unless you add a competitive element.
The Hypocritic Oath
The guiding principles of our Whataboutist Era.