American Federalist Journal
Friday - August 14, 2020


The Harris Problem
Erick Erickson  Tweet

As for Harris herself, the problem is not that she is too progressive. It is that she is no leader. She is a follower of the woke mob. Harris can easily be led by the mob to do bad ...



Republicans and Race, Redux
Kevin D. Williamson  Tweet

It isn't black voters Harris is meant to ...



Democrats Bury the Civil Rights Movement
Star Parker  Tweet

By the time you read this, Joe Biden may have already announced selection of his vice presidential running ...



Are Today's Leftists Truly Marxists?
Walter E. Williams  Tweet

Most people who call themselves Marxists know very little of Karl Marx's ...



The Thin Veneer of American Civilization
Victor Davis Hanson  Tweet

In a flash, it's been blown away, revealing the barbarism beneath. The seeds of destruction were planted long ...



Politics, Not Law: Trump's Usurpation of Congress's Power to Legislate Unemployment Funding
Andrew C. McCarthy  Tweet

Congress abdicates its responsibilities, and the president is happy to step ...



The Decline and Fall of the National Rifle Association
Kevin D. Williamson  Tweet

And the rise of something ...



Should Judge Sullivan Be Disqualified from Flynn Case? An Appeals Court Is Asking
Andrew C. McCarthy  Tweet

D.C. Circuit judges seem disturbed by the degree to which Judge Sullivan has exhibited bias in Flynn's ...



Time for Trump to Smoke Joe out of His Basement
David Limbaugh  Tweet

Just what kind of cynical game are Democrats playing in keeping Joe Biden on their presidential ticket when everyone can see he is ...



Reality and Hope
Erick Erickson  Tweet



What Next?
Kevin D. Williamson  Tweet

2020, the year that changed everything, may in the most meaningful terms turn out to be a year that changed ...



Neither Trump nor His Campaign Ever Got a 'Defensive Briefing'
Andrew C. McCarthy  Tweet

New disclosure of an FBI report should put this absurd claim to ...



The World's Worst Idea
Kevin D. Williamson  Tweet

Why socialism will not ...



What to Make of Sally Yates's Senate Testimony
Andrew C. McCarthy  Tweet

The Justice Department has portrayed Yates as something of a dupe. I am not ...



When the Counterculture Becomes the Culture
Ben Shapiro  Tweet

In November 2015, three years after taking the San Francisco 49ers to the Super Bowl, quarterback Colin Kaepernick was benched in favor of Blaine Gabbert, a career journeyman most recently unsuccessful with the Jacksonville ...



The Collapse of the Traditional American Family
Star Parker  Tweet

The collapse of marriage and family that has been occurring in our nation is not occurring in a vacuum. Values are ...



The Leftist Effort to Revise American History
Walter E. Williams  Tweet

The monument and statue destruction that we are witnessing has been witnessed in other times and other ...