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Gilbert T. Sewall

Culture

The progressive elect comes to Brearley

Gotham’s prep-school establishment positions itself against white men, Christianity, and capitalism

By Gilbert T. Sewall

Politics

Los Angeles will never be multicultural heaven

As the Nury Martinez tape shows, many aren’t seeking a post-racial mecca

By Gilbert T. Sewall

Culture

What our progressive overclass has wrought

Confident and schooled in self-esteem, they seek to redeem the unredeemable

By Gilbert T. Sewall

Culture

A postcard from Portland

Lost in pathological compassion, much of the city is allied with ‘campers’ and criminals

By Gilbert T. Sewall

Politics

The president who cried ‘extremist’

Biden’s ventriloquists juice the nation’s schism for political gain

By Gilbert T. Sewall

Culture

The end of history

The discipline is in trouble, weaponized by progressives on behalf of ‘diversity’

By Gilbert T. Sewall

Campaign 2022

The City of Angels is in free-fall

The mirage called Hollywood is not the greater Los Angeles reality

By Gilbert T. Sewall

Culture

Four vectors of danger for America and the West

It’s not just 1970s-style omens; we’ve got plenty of new problems too

By Gilbert T. Sewall

Campaign 2022

The War on Normal

Inflation, recession, crime and border invasions are only the half of it

By Gilbert T. Sewall

Politics

It’s time for Donald Trump to go

It’s an unhappy sight, seeing a former president reduced to this

By Gilbert T. Sewall

Culture

An American inquisition

Almost 500 years after Galileo, quasi-religious frenzies flow freely once again

By Gilbert T. Sewall

Culture

The unremarkable Meghan Markle

She is terminal bread and circuses, SoCal lights and vapid glamor

By Gilbert T. Sewall

Campaign 2022

Chesa Boudin’s soft-on-crime policies will doom him

Californians may be about to recall a progressive prosecutor

By Gilbert T. Sewall

Culture

Fleeing dysfunctional America

Blue states cannot stop migrants from escaping their corruption and crime

By Gilbert T. Sewall

Education

When sex ed is a crime against children

There’s a reason parents are rallying behind Ron DeSantis and Glenn Youngkin

By Gilbert T. Sewall

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