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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.

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

America needs a better vaccine plan — and story
President Biden and Donald Trump.
Opinion

America needs a better vaccine plan — and story

The Biden inauguration breaks QAnon
Horn guy.
Analysis

The Biden inauguration breaks QAnon

Life lessons of the Trump presidency
President Trump.
Opinion

Life lessons of the Trump presidency

Who were the Capitol rioters?
The Capitol riot.
Opinion

Who were the Capitol rioters?

Republicans who are telling the truth
An elephant.
Opinion

Republicans who are telling the truth

Take the 25th
President Trump.
Opinion

Take the 25th

There will be no Trump heir
A crown.
Feature

There will be no Trump heir

The mystery of the shocked White House staffer
President Trump and Mick Mulvaney.
Opinion

The mystery of the shocked White House staffer

How Republicans will try to evade responsibility for the storming of the Capitol
Trump supporters.
Feature

How Republicans will try to evade responsibility for the storming of the Capitol

The right is hooked on a feeling
A Trump supporter.
Opinion

The right is hooked on a feeling

The week's best parenting advice: January 5, 2021
A pregnant woman.
Parenting advice

The week's best parenting advice: January 5, 2021

Are pandemic relief checks making UBI inevitable?
A Treasury check.
Opinion

Are pandemic relief checks making UBI inevitable?

What do we do about COVID vaccine refusal?
Syringes.
Opinion

What do we do about COVID vaccine refusal?