kevin williamson

And it is very difficult to take back power from a bureaucracy set on keeping it. Pass all the laws you like, win every election, and you still may not get what you want. Ask the British.

Not the people — nor, quite often, their elected representatives.

The people to whom Democrats condescend express similar feelings about Sarah Palin and Donald Trump, who are lionized for standing up to that condescension.

Of course the Democrats are still mad for Beto: He is who they are.

Voters stand in line at a polling place in Durham, N.H., November 6, 2018.

People get to decide for themselves what their interests are. This includes African Americans and poor whites.

Detail of Scene at the Signing of the Constitution of the United States by Howard Chandler Christy, 1940

Democrats are obsessed with the pursuit of national power, especially the centralized and centralizing power of the presidency.

Election Day is an almost entirely cost-free opportunity to step into a private place and say, ‘This is what I want.’

Unserious Voters, Decent Citizens — in America, They’re the Same People

Outside the Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh, Pa., October 29, 2018.

The only lesson from the Pittsburgh massacre is that there is no lesson.

Under Senator Feinstein’s leadership, the Democrats have introduced weaponized slander into the arsenal of ordinary political weapons.

The Democrats have created an environment that will render ordinary political discourse almost impossible for years to come.

President Donald Trump speaks to reporters upon his departure from the White House in Washington, D.C., August 17, 2018.

Formal protections for free speech are important and necessary, but they do not amount to very much without a free-speech culture to back them up.