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Make Russia Great Again

What Vladimir Putin is doing in Ukraine today bears striking resemblance to what the United States has done for years, under the rubric of the Monroe Doctrine.

A tale of the West

It’s rattlesnake season out here in the West, so I thought I’d tell you all I know about rattlesnakes — and all I want to know.

Elective affinities

I came across a curious book the other day, but to explain how curious it is I’ll have to describe some other curiosities I’ve come across.

Republicans look abroad to educate our children

Looking abroad for inspiration, the Republican Party in Congress and in statehouses and school boards across the land have decreed that the best role models for our public schools are China and Russia.

Let dogs vote

It’s high time we take power away from dictatorial, lickspittle Republicans, cowardly Democrats, dark-money political action committees and a corrupt Supreme Court. We should give power to the dogs.

Auto-da-fé: An act of faith

When in disgrace with fortune and men’s eyes, I all alone beweep my outcast fate, I track down footnotes, to see if I can learn something — anything — for sure.