Recent Articles by Charles Krauthammer
Published: Saturday, June 25, 2016 6:00 pm MDT
Spouting emptiness is tempting when you have the impossible task of running as the de facto incumbent in a ragingly "change" year. Clinton is trapped by circumstance.
Published: Saturday, June 18, 2016 6:00 pm MDT
Hillary Clinton is a lousy campaigner but her machine is infinitely larger and more skilled than any of Trump's 16 GOP competitors. More riskily, Trump is now going toe-to-toe with a sitting president.
Published: Saturday, June 11, 2016 10:42 pm MDT
So whom do the Republicans put up? They had 17 candidates. Any of a dozen could have taken down the near-fatally weak Clinton, unloved, untrusted, living under the shadow of an FBI investigation.
Published: Saturday, June 4, 2016 6:00 pm MDT
Part of Bernie Sanders' charm is that for all of his arm-waving jeremiads, he appears unthreatening. He's the weird old uncle in the attic, Larry David's crazy Bernie. Who can be afraid of a candidate so irasci...
Published: Saturday, May 28, 2016 6:00 pm MDT
How do you distinguish a foreign policy "idealist" from a "realist," an optimist from a pessimist? Ask one question: Do you believe in the arrow of history? Or to put it another way, do you think history is cyc...
Published: Saturday, May 21, 2016 6:00 pm MDT
Among the abundant ironies of this election cycle, there is this: We are now in the eighth year of the most liberal administration since Lyndon Johnson's.
Published: Saturday, May 7, 2016 6:00 pm MDT
If insufficient resistance to Obama's liberalism created this sense of betrayal, why in a field of 17 did Republican voters choose the least conservative candidate?
Published: Saturday, April 30, 2016 6:00 pm MDT
The irony is that while President Obama would never use the term, it is the underlying theme of his foreign policy — which Trump constantly denounces as a series of disasters.
Published: Saturday, April 23, 2016 6:00 pm MDT
My nonbaseball friends are forever puzzled by my devotion to the game. I agree entirely with them about the irrationality of fandom.
Published: Saturday, April 16, 2016 6:00 pm MDT
You know Bill Clinton still believes his crime bill was justified. One cannot definitively prove causality, but it certainly contributed to one of the most radical declines in crime ever recorded in this countr...