Recent Articles by Charles Krauthammer
Published: Saturday, February 6, 2016 6:00 pm MST
The Iowa results clarified the dynamic of the Republican race. There are only three candidates in the race and, as I argued last week, each represents a different politics.
Published: Saturday, January 30, 2016 6:00 pm MST
In radically different ways, Trump and Sanders are addressing the deep anxiety stemming from the secular stagnation in wages and living standards that has squeezed the middle and working classes for a generatio...
Published: Saturday, January 23, 2016 6:00 pm MST
Give President Obama credit. His Iran nuclear deal may be disastrous, but the packaging was brilliant. The near-simultaneous prisoner exchange was meant to distract from last Saturday's official implementation ...
President Obama's Tuesday night address to Congress was less about the state of the union than the state of the presidency
Published: Saturday, January 16, 2016 6:00 pm MST
After two terms, presidents are spent. Nothing shows it like a State of the Union valedictory repeating the hollow promises of the yesteryear candidate — as if the intervening presidency had never occurre...
Published: Sunday, January 10, 2016 3:33 pm MST
If you're going to engage in a foreign policy capitulation, might as well do it when everyone is getting tanked and otherwise occupied. Say, New Year's Eve.
Published: Sunday, January 3, 2016 3:39 pm MST
On Dec. 21, Elon Musk's SpaceX, after launching 11 satellites into orbit, returned its 15-story booster rocket, upright and intact, to a landing pad at Cape Canaveral. That's a $60 million mountain of machinery...
Published: Monday, December 28, 2015 6:00 pm MST
If a placebo can alleviate your pain, that's better than opioids. If going gluten-free gives a spring to your step, why not? But please, let the civility go both ways.
Published: Saturday, December 19, 2015 11:22 pm MST
Last Saturday, Barack Obama gained the second jewel in his foreign policy triple crown: the Paris climate accord. It follows his Iran nuclear deal and awaits but the closing of Guantanamo to complete his glitte...
Published: Sunday, December 13, 2015 4:22 pm MST
Within less than a day, an opportunity for the Republican field to launch an all-out takedown of the Obama (and Hillary Clinton) foreign policy was wiped out. Once again, it's the Donald Show.
Published: Thursday, November 26, 2015 6:00 pm MST
The Syrian refugee debate has become a national embarrassment. It begins with a president, desperate to deflect attention from the collapse of his foreign policy, retreating to his one safe zone — ad homi...