ESPN Veers Left as the Network Sinks

Announcing the layoffs of 100 (USA Today).  Another story notes “ESPN going left wing was like giving a drowning person a big rock to hold and thinking it would keep them from drowning. Instead, it just made them sink even faster. That’s why ratings are down 16% this year compared...

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David Davenport: There Is A Trump Doctrine: America First

Trump Doctorine, Trump, international law, rugged individualism, economic freedom

For journalists and academics searching to find a Trump Doctrine in foreign policy, it’s right in front of you. It’s called: America First. And what it means is putting America’s national interest in the center of our foreign policy decision-making. It’s not the George W. Bush exporting democracy philosophy, it’s...

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Michael Medved: France and the Collapse of the Left

France, marriage, Passover, happiness, health care, favoritism

French voters won’t pick a new president until May 7th, but the first round of balloting highlights an important international trend, the dramatic decline of the left: •    The candidate of the ruling Socialists finished a pathetic fifth in France, not coming close to the run-off. •    In the most...

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Lanhee Chen: Time To Deliver

deliver, America leads,

It can be tempting to try to draw far-reaching conclusions about the 2018 midterm elections from the special election results in Georgia’s 6th congressional district, where Democrat Jon Ossoff came close to winning the 50 percent of the vote he needed to capture the longtime conservative seat. But those midterms...

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Albert Mohler: Turkey And The Powerful President

Turkey, Coptic, Easter, Syrian Attack, California, Gorsuch is qualified, Alito Warns Us, Schumer's Deceit. Black Robe

The President of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, recently announced that his government has won a big political victory. In a referendum vote, Turkey has amended its constitution to concentrate power in a single person, namely the president. This referendum reminds us that when human beings are given the choice between...

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THR 4/22/17: Tensions Rise over North Korea

Gorsuch, Trump chooses General H.R. McMaster for NSA chief

Admiral James Stavridis joins the Hugh Hewitt Show to discuss the situation in North Korea. Mike Gallagher speaks with Fox News contributor Pete Hegseth about Trump’s foreign policy. Hewitt talks with Illinois Congressman Peter Roskam about Democrat Jon Ossoff’s loss in Georgia. Michael Medved  looks at the sad state of...

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DNC Pouring More Money into Ossoff

The story notes “Republicans got more votes yesterday in GA-06 than Democrats and unaffiliateds combined — even after the air-dropping of $8.3 million into Jon Ossoff’s campaign. Perez and the DNC had a huge organizational advantage and the normal opportunities afforded in special elections, and still couldn’t pull off the...

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Owen Strachan: The Erosion Of Parental Authority

parental, generosity and respect. Vice President Pence

Charlie Gard is fighting for his life. Tiny Charlie is eight months old and battling a rare disorder called mitochondrial depletion syndrome. His muscles are deteriorating and he is fed through a tube. Recently, a judge it the United Kingdom ruled that Charlie should be taken off of life support....

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Hugh Hewitt: End The “Blue Slip” Tradition

Blue Slip, tax reform, EPA

The appointment of Justice Neil Gorsuch to the United States Supreme Court was President Trump’s greatest achievement in his first 100 days in office. Now there are 20 vacancies on the federal circuit courts of appeals and hundreds on the district and special courts, but a huge obstacle stands in...

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