Hewitt: A Duel To Watch

The last time a major New York political figure dueled with a man born outside of the United States but who had ambitions for the White House was 1804 when VP Aaron Burr of New York shot and killed Alexander Hamilton in a duel. The Treasury Secretary, co-author of the...

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Marco Rubio: Atheists Must Recognize That America Is Built On Christian Values

A young atheist asks Senator Marco Rubio if he will be “pastor in chief” if he becomes president. Senator Rubio says the man has a right to believe or not believe anything he wants, but he can’t stop the Senator or any other Americans from sharing their faith. Join Dennis...

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THR 1/23/16: “ISIS: Inside the Army of Terror”

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

Host Hugh Hewitt catches you up on the highlights and lowlights from the recent Democratic and Republican debates. In between those two debates, Senator Marco Rubio joined Hewitt on his show. Senator Rand Paul went on the Mike Gallagher Show to discuss why he boycotted the undercard debate. Morning in...

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Mohler: Politics As Religion

It should be clear to any conservative, and especially to any conservative on a prominent American academic campus—that many on the left have turned angry. David Gelernter, a Jewish professor at Yale University says, “In many ways, the left has turned incredibly anti-democratic. It not only holds to its leftist...

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Medved: “Tidal Wave of Anger” May Be a Mirage

Conventional wisdom claims that current campaigns reflect the seething anger of the electorate and the misery of the populace. Yet polling data actually shows an overwhelming majority expressing satisfaction with their personal lives, even if they do worry over the nation’s direction. In 2015, Gallup showed 85% saying they felt...

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Hewitt: Groundhog Day Redux

Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton faces a showdown on February 1 when the Democratic Iowa caucuses pit her against Bernie Sanders—the Senator from Vermont. If the next morning brings a Clinton loss, Hillary will be facing her own version of the famous Bill Murray film “Groundhog Day.” She lost...

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Americans Shouldn’t Hate The Iranian Regime Says The Left

Wall Street Journal columnist, Bret Stephens, asks why liberals are advocating to make Iran, the most illiberal regime in the world, acceptable. A professor at Brown University and former New York Times reporter says that Americans shouldn’t demonize the regime in Tehran. According to Dennis Prager, morality demands that we hate the...

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Thornbury: Silencing Debate

Greg Thornbury

Across the nation, students are returning to college campuses for the Spring semester. For the rest of the country, people will likely not be looking at universities the same way again. That’s because the campus protest events of last Fall removed all doubt that the vast majority of our universities...

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Medved: Public Responds to Clear-Cut Conflicts of Good vs. Evil

The phenomenal success of the new Star Wars movie, “The Force Awakens,” highlights an awakening force among the American people: a hunger for stirring stories of good vs. evil. Two Oscar front-runners advanced similar themes: “The Revenant” and “Spotlight” focus on good people defying the odds to fight corruption and...

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THR 1/16/16: “Black Flags: The Rise of ISIS” by Joby Warrick

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

Pulitzer Prize-winning author Joby Warrick has written a new book, “ Black Flags: The Rise of ISIS ” that traces the roots of the terrorist state back several decades. He looks at the founder: Abu Musab al-Zarqawi and the current leader and caliphate Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. In this special edition of the Townhall Review, Hugh Hewitt...

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