American Federalist Journal
Saturday - April 21, 2018


Playboy Comes to D.C.
Mona Charen  Tweet

Playboy Enterprises just announced that it has purchased a table at this year's White House Correspondents Association dinner. Swell. Just what we need. The dinner, as you've probably heard, is an annual ritual of narcissism in which leading press ...



The Fall of James Comey
David Limbaugh  Tweet

I originally assumed that former FBI Director James Comey is an honorable and truthful man who was striving to be objective and avoid undue political ...



Comey Tells Ex-Clinton Aide Stephanopoulos That Trump Is 'Morally Unfit'
Larry Elder  Tweet

But Comey tells Stephanopoulos that Trump is "morally unfit to be ...



A Mayor's Most Important Job
Walter E. Williams  Tweet

At the heart of big-city exoduses is a process that I call accumulative ...



The New York Times Best-Seller List: Another Reason Americans Don't Trust the Media
Dennis Prager  Tweet

About half the American people do not believe the mainstream media tell the ...



The Meaning of Ryan's Departure
Mona Charen  Tweet

I've always felt a kinship with Paul Ryan. Maybe it's the fact that we are both Jack Kemp acolytes. Maybe I have a soft spot for upright family men who are attracted to public policy by the desire to do good. Maybe I love conservative wonks. But ...



Paul Ryan Departs
Erick Erickson  Tweet

I spent the better part of this week in Washington, DC, including Wednesday, the day Paul Ryan announced he would not seek re-election. It has been expected. He has not been happy for a while. Let me make one point that too few reporters have made ...



The Death of the DOJ and the FBI
Ben Shapiro  Tweet

This week, the FBI raided the office, hotel room and home of President Trump's personal attorney and self-described "fixer," Michael ...



Trump Should Focus on Debt Crisis Rather Than Trade
Star Parker  Tweet

Getting America's fiscal house in order is what will really make America great ...



Black Political Power Means Zilch
Walter E. Williams  Tweet

It's often thought to be beyond question that black political power is necessary for economic power and enhanced socio-economic welfare. That's an idea that lends itself to testing and ...



GOP Is Playing Touch Football on Nominations. Time to Tackle
Hugh Hewitt  Tweet

The United States Senate returns to work this week. Time to talk about President Trump's nominations again - especially those to the federal ...



Whatever the Left Touches it Ruins
Dennis Prager  Tweet

So, here is a partial listing of the damage done by the left and the Democratic ...



Obama's Destructive Approach to School-Discipline
Heather Mac Donald  Tweet

Claims that school discipline is unfairly meted out ignore actual classroom ...



When Million Dollars Doesn't Buy Working Toilets
Mona Charen  Tweet

When 450 students arrived at Anacostia High School in the District of Columbia's southeast neighborhood on April 4, they found that few of the sinks or toilets were functioning and the cafeteria was flooded. They were advised by the Department of ...



If Laura Ingraham Goes Down for 'Bullying,' You're Next!
Larry Elder  Tweet

What did Fox News' Laura Ingraham say that cost her ...



The Grisly History of Chappaquiddick
Ben Shapiro  Tweet

On April 6, a bombshell will hit America's ...



Discrimination and Disparities
Walter E. Williams  Tweet

In less than 200 pages, Sowell lays waste to myth after myth not only in the United States but around the ...