Every Monday Kevin D. Williamson reports—as only he can—on American life, politics, and culture from coast to coast.

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I’ll Pass on This Glorious Revolution

Such talk is fundamentally unserious and fundamentally immature.

The One Number That Matters Most: Real Wages

Americans have taken their biggest inflation-adjusted pay cut in about a quarter-century.

We Do Have a Democracy Problem

John Adams was right when he warned about having too much of it.

Balancing Justice and Mercy

Thoughts on the death penalty.

What We Have Here Is a Failure to Anticipate

However unlikely a nuclear strike might be, we’ve not done nearly enough to prepare.

An Infomercial Protection Racket

Defend yourself from a mostly imaginary crime for less than $20 a month.

The Power of Choice

And the futility of central planning.