American Federalist Journal
Saturday - December 5, 2020


The War on the Electoral College Has Only Just Begun
Andrew C. McCarthy  Tweet

How a Democrat-driven vote 'compact,' a key court ruling, and the Georgia Senate races could converge to decide its fate. ...



Genuine Generosity
Kevin D. Williamson  Tweet

Well-designed government aid programs are not ...



Wisconsin Supreme Court Ducks Trump Campaign Claims of Election Improprieties
Andrew C. McCarthy  Tweet

The judges are stalling to run out the clock on claims that actually have merit - even if they wouldn't change the election outcome. ...



Where Does the Buck Stop?
Erick Erickson  Tweet

According to President Donald Trump's supporters, the President was failed by multiple chiefs of staff, his first attorney general and now his second. He is, even now, being failed by his ...



Watching Les Watchmen
Kevin D. Williamson  Tweet

France struggles with mob-ocracy and police ...



Trump Won His Other Campaign -- to Destroy Media Credibility
Larry Elder  Tweet

Convinced that President Donald Trump lost his bid for reelection, the media suddenly became less ...



Black Education Tragedy Is New
Walter E. Williams  Tweet

Several years ago, Project Baltimore began an investigation of Baltimore's school ...



Historic Significance of Georgia Senate Contests
Star Parker  Tweet

There is no word more overused in political life than ...



Russia Probe in Overtime: Unpacking Barr's Latest Durham Appointment
Andrew C. McCarthy  Tweet

It does not appear Durham qualifies for the special-counsel post announced by the AG. Still, Biden would be wise to let the probe conclude. ...



Barr: No Proof of Massive Election Fraud
Andrew C. McCarthy  Tweet

A big statement today from the attorney general checks the president's assertions. ...



Is America to Be First, Second - or What?
Victor Davis Hanson  Tweet

A wise foreign policy over the next four years would build on Trump's strategic gains for the U.S. and the ...



The Common Tongue
Jeff Jacoby  Tweet



The Taliban Crime Syndicate Waits Out Trump
Kevin D. Williamson  Tweet

Our failure in Afghanistan is by and large a failure to understand the true nature of the ...



Time for Hard Choices on Federal Drug Enforcement
Andrew C. McCarthy  Tweet

Oregon's decriminalization of hard narcotics should compel the feds to end the ambiguity over drug policy - while respecting state ...



Shopping Superstitions
Kevin D. Williamson  Tweet

This holiday season, ignore the 'buy-small/buy-local' ...