Category: Politics

CPAC’s Flirtation With the Alt-Right Is Turning Awkward

Late the night before the annual Conservative Political Action Conference, Richard Spencer, the de facto leader of the white nationalist movement calling itself the Alt-Right, texts me to say he’ll be there – not to…

Why Trump’s Immigration Policy Is a Legal Mess

On Tuesday, Secretary of Homeland Security John Kelly released a pair of memos detailing his plans to transform Trump’s executive orders on immigration into agency policy. The memos don’t tell us much the orders didn’t…

Milo Yiannopoulos Isn’t Going Away

Milo Yiannopoulos, the revolting bête noire of the Alt-Right, a person who is such a reactionary American that he’s British, seems to have made a critical mistake. Surely, conventional wisdom holds, even Republicans will balk…