Unless you’re a particularly civic-minded resident of the Pittsburgh area, “Jeremy Shaffer” is not a name you’ve probably ever heard in relation to the 2022 midterm elections. It’s one of those names that might as well be a stand-in for “generic politician” — in this case, a…
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Here’s a good rule of thumb: however blinkered and debased you might find the current political climate to be around matters of foreign policy, always…
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I wrote an article today for Compact magazine (where I’m a “contributing editor,” although I admit I’m still not sure exactly what that means.) It’s on…
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A new documentary came out last month that I’ve been beseeched to watch, in light of recent discussions. It’s called The US and the Holocaust, by the…
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The reaction to my September 23 article, “A Fairy Tale Version of World War II is Being Used to Sell the Next World War,” has been significant. Many…
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World War II remains the ultimate cudgel with which to beat people over the head if they dare to depart from prevailing foreign policy consensus. Anyone…
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After endless rounds of Hamlet-style legislative tedium, Congressional Democrats finally muscled through a $430 billion spending bill this month which…
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If you ever try to define what the concept of “America First” means in contemporary political vernacular, you can expect to be promptly deluged with a…
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Michael Tracey