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W. James Antle III

Columnist

W. James Antle III is the politics editor of the Washington Examiner, the former editor of The American Conservative, and author of Devouring Freedom: Can Big Government Ever Be Stopped?.

COVID's difficult debates
Yelling.
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COVID's difficult debates

The persistent temptation of anti-Trump outrage
A woman with a bullhorn.
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The persistent temptation of anti-Trump outrage

An incoherent approach to governance?
President Biden.
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An incoherent approach to governance?

The death knell of the congressional investigation
Kevin McCarthy.
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The death knell of the congressional investigation

A bipartisan backlash to Big Tech?
Social media logos.
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A bipartisan backlash to Big Tech?

Biden's last resort on vaccines
Donald Trump.
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Biden's last resort on vaccines

Why Bush is wrong about Afghanistan
George W. Bush.
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Why Bush is wrong about Afghanistan

Democrats' selective arguments
Joe Biden.
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Democrats' selective arguments

In defense of J.D. Vance's Trump comments
An elephant.
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In defense of J.D. Vance's Trump comments

The right's big tech dilemma
Donald Trump.
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The right's big tech dilemma

Will Biden's pandemic approval hold up?
President Biden.
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Will Biden's pandemic approval hold up?

The out-of-control election hyperbole
A voting booth.
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The out-of-control election hyperbole

Is wokeness self-defeating?
A toy soldier and a tank.
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Is wokeness self-defeating?

Will the left go along with Biden's infrastructure deal?
President Biden.
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Will the left go along with Biden's infrastructure deal?

Democrats' crime problem
President Biden.
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Democrats' crime problem

Beyond critical race theory
The American flag.
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Beyond critical race theory

Why conservatives shouldn't oppose Juneteenth
The passage of the Juneteenth holiday.
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Why conservatives shouldn't oppose Juneteenth

Biden's PR stunt with Putin
President Biden and Vladimir Putin.
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Biden's PR stunt with Putin

The White House's unconvincing offensive on immigration
Kamala Harris.
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The White House's unconvincing offensive on immigration

The Democrats' identity politics minefield
Ilhan Omar.
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The Democrats' identity politics minefield

Lessons from the Mara Gay controversy
Flags.
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Lessons from the Mara Gay controversy

ObamaCare set up today's filibuster fight
Joe Manchin.
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ObamaCare set up today's filibuster fight

Biden gets serious about an infrastructure deal
President Biden.
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Biden gets serious about an infrastructure deal

What conservatives see in the Fauci emails
Anthony Fauci.
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What conservatives see in the Fauci emails

Why some Republicans can't quit Trump
Donald Trump.
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Why some Republicans can't quit Trump

Beware the Capitol riot overreach
The Capitol.
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Beware the Capitol riot overreach

The left's All Lives Matter moment
Hands holding brackets.
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The left's All Lives Matter moment

The real reason Liz Cheney lost her job
Liz Cheney.
Opinion

The real reason Liz Cheney lost her job

Biden gambles that this tax fight is different
President Biden.
Opinion

Biden gambles that this tax fight is different

Democrats' delusional disenchantment with immigration enforcement
President Biden.
Opinion

Democrats' delusional disenchantment with immigration enforcement

What Rush Limbaugh meant to conservatives
Rush Limbaugh.
Opinion

What Rush Limbaugh meant to conservatives

Impeachment will only worsen the GOP's legitimacy crisis
President Trump.
Analysis

Impeachment will only worsen the GOP's legitimacy crisis

How Biden's defense pick became a constituency crisis
Lloyd Austin.
Analysis

How Biden's defense pick became a constituency crisis

Republicans play with Trump's fire
President Trump.
Opinion

Republicans play with Trump's fire

Trump's fraud allegations are why Republicans like him
President Trump.
Opinion

Trump's fraud allegations are why Republicans like him

Get ready for Trump TV, America
President Trump.
Analysis

Get ready for Trump TV, America