Recent Op-Eds

Scorecard: Trump’s First Six Months

By Michael D. Tanner. National Review (Online). July 26, 2017.

Some wins (Gorsuch, regulations, Paris accord), but character flaws continue to tarnish his achievements.

Americans Should Impeach Presidents More Often

By Gene Healy. Reason. July 25, 2017.

We’ve made only three serious attempts in our entire constitutional history. Given how many bastards and clowns we’ve been saddled with over the years, shouldn’t we manage the feat more than once a century?

The Case against U.S. Overseas Military Bases

By John Glaser. Foreign Affairs. July 25, 2017.

Rather than defending the security of other states and attempting to stabilize regions of conflict around the world, the United States should encourage allies to carry the burden of their own defense and extricate itself from regional disputes.