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Michael Brendan Dougherty

Michael Brendan Dougherty is senior correspondent at TheWeek.com. He is the founder and editor of The Slurve, a newsletter about baseball. His work has appeared in The New York Times Magazine, ESPN Magazine, Slate and The American Conservative.

World

Capitalism isn't a cure-all for Cuba

Lifestyle

My love affair with cookbooks

Politics

Don't run for president, Jeb

U.S.

In defense of Santa Claus

U.S.

The rape culture that everyone ignores

World

Iraq's persecuted religious minorities still desperately need our help

Politics

Sorry, New York Times: The state of marriage in America is not good

U.S.

America is too big to be a real democracy

Tech

Tech journalism needs to grow up

Politics

Don't argue about politics this Thanksgiving. Just don't.

World

Don't blame Chuck Hagel: Obama's foreign policy has been a disaster from end to end

Politics

Free advice from a conservative: Progressives should do everything they can to stop Hillary Clinton

Politics

The GOP got way better at campaigning — and Democrats should be very afraid

Politics

Stop denying the truth: The Democrats got walloped

Politics

The rise of Joni Ernst — and the return of the Bush-era GOP

Politics

Election season is almost over. Now the fun begins.

Tech

Sorry, we will not all be having sex with robots in the future

Politics

How Wendy Davis became the Todd Akin of the 2014 midterms

Politics

Rand Paul's foreign policy grows up

Politics

The most sensible GOP alternative to ObamaCare comes from a Senate candidate who is almost sure to lose

Sports

The addictive ecstasy of a good mixed martial arts fight

Sports

Why you should absolutely watch this confounding, wonderful World Series

Politics

The man who wasn't there: Obama and the 2014 midterms

Religion

The Vatican's latest foray into self-deception

Religion

The Vatican risks turning marriage into a moral luxury

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