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Bonnie Kristian

Contributing editor

Bonnie Kristian is a writer living in the Twin Cities. She is The Week's contributing editor, a columnist at Christianity Today, and a fellow at Defense Priorities. Her writing has also appeared at Time Magazine, CNN, USA Today, Newsweek, the Los Angeles Times, and The American Conservative, among other outlets. Bonnie's first book is A Flexible Faith: Rethinking What It Means to Follow Jesus Today.

America needs more starter homes
Houses.
Opinion

America needs more starter homes

America's bipolar summer
A toast.
Opinion

America's bipolar summer

The left's pandemic purity culture
A trophy.
Opinion

The left's pandemic purity culture

Should Derek Chauvin be convicted by video?
Gavel crushing phone.
Opinion

Should Derek Chauvin be convicted by video?

The Matt Gaetz allegations show how QAnon corrupts its followers
Matt Gaetz.
Opinion

The Matt Gaetz allegations show how QAnon corrupts its followers

America deserves a better endgame than vaccine passports
Vaccine passport.
Opinion

America deserves a better endgame than vaccine passports

The week's best parenting advice: March 30, 2021
Virtual doctor.
Parenting advice

The week's best parenting advice: March 30, 2021

Why conservatives should hate Georgia's voting restrictions
Opinion

Why conservatives should hate Georgia's voting restrictions

A pro-Trump evangelical advised getting the COVID-19 vaccine. His fans revolted.
A vaccine and a screaming guy.
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A pro-Trump evangelical advised getting the COVID-19 vaccine. His fans revolted.

Injustice for everyone?
An arrested person.
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Injustice for everyone?

How Biden can truly differentiate his North Korea policy
President Biden and Kim Jong Un.
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How Biden can truly differentiate his North Korea policy

Would Boulder's assault weapons ban really have made a difference?
Boulder supermarket shooting.
Opinion

Would Boulder's assault weapons ban really have made a difference?

The Southern Baptist Convention's ominous cracks
A church.
Opinion

The Southern Baptist Convention's ominous cracks

Let informed people be jurors
A jury.
Opinion

Let informed people be jurors

Biden face-plants on evangelical outreach
President Biden.
Opinion

Biden face-plants on evangelical outreach

The troubling implications of a 'human stock market'
The stock market.
Opinion

The troubling implications of a 'human stock market'

Manslaughter or murder in Minneapolis?
Protesters.
Opinion

Manslaughter or murder in Minneapolis?

The federal labor legislation that would kill my livelihood
A laptop getting stomped.
Opinion

The federal labor legislation that would kill my livelihood

The small injustices that keep me libertarian
A car.
Opinion

The small injustices that keep me libertarian

Is our 2-party system getting dangerous?
A fork in the road.
Feature

Is our 2-party system getting dangerous?

The U.S. could double its COVID-19 vaccine availability overnight. What's the holdup?
A vaccine.
Analysis

The U.S. could double its COVID-19 vaccine availability overnight. What's the holdup?

Watch the last 4 presidents announce plans to bomb Iraq
Watch the last 4 presidents announce plans to bomb Iraq
Watch this

Watch the last 4 presidents announce plans to bomb Iraq

The eviction moratorium problem
A landlord.
Opinion

The eviction moratorium problem

The MyPillow guy might be Trump's ultimate chump
Mike Lindell.
Opinion

The MyPillow guy might be Trump's ultimate chump

The limits of bootstrapping in Texas
A jail.
Opinion

The limits of bootstrapping in Texas

Impeachment isn't what will hurt Trump most
Donald Trump.
Opinion

Impeachment isn't what will hurt Trump most

Biden's superficial reset with Saudi Arabia
President Biden and MBS.
Feature

Biden's superficial reset with Saudi Arabia

The populists' slipperiest lie
Donald Trump.
Opinion

The populists' slipperiest lie

Would the Capitol mob have killed Mike Pence?
A Capitol rioter.
Opinion

Would the Capitol mob have killed Mike Pence?

The GOP's can't-miss dysfunction
Republicans.
Opinion

The GOP's can't-miss dysfunction

What would actually happen if the feds fought QAnon like terrorists?
The horn guy.
Opinion

What would actually happen if the feds fought QAnon like terrorists?

Biden's baffling Iran posture
President Biden.
Opinion

Biden's baffling Iran posture

Still missing from Biden's immigration agenda: Asylum for Hong Kongers
President Biden and a protester.
Opinion

Still missing from Biden's immigration agenda: Asylum for Hong Kongers

Facebook is unfixable
Facebook.
Opinion

Facebook is unfixable

How the Founding Fathers encourage political violence
Donald Trump.
Opinion

How the Founding Fathers encourage political violence

Why vaccinated teachers should mean open schools
A classroom.
Opinion

Why vaccinated teachers should mean open schools