Matt Mayer

Politics

It’s far too early to write off Donald Trump

Two key factors point to him winning in four weeks’ time

By Matt Mayer

Politics

Amy Coney Barrett is the ultimate Walmart soccer mom

She is far more than a wicked smart conservative judge

By Matt Mayer

Politics

It’s all about Ohio

Why the Buckeye State could prove decisive in this election

By Matt Mayer

Politics

In defense of the Electoral College

Why should California decide the presidency?

By Matt Mayer

Politics

Why I’m not predicting a Biden blowout

Something just isn’t right again between the polling and the facts on the ground

By Matt Mayer

Politics

What will happen in the debates?

A tie would be a Biden victory

By Matt Mayer

Politics

Predictions of Trump’s demise may yet again be premature

It’s actually surprising Trump isn’t farther behind Biden in the polls

By Matt Mayer

Politics

Where can patriotic Americans find America?

It is hard to identify safe spaces for those of us on the American right

By Matt Mayer

Politics

How the Supreme Court became the ‘most dangerous branch’

Beware the court’s long march to the left

By Matt Mayer

Politics

Trump’s African American ‘silent minority’ could swing the election

Trump’s vocal support for safety and security is resonating in the black community

By Matt Mayer

Politics

The right’s cannibalism problem

The left never attacks its own leaders like the right does

By Matt Mayer

Politics

I will not be silent

If there is white privilege, millions of whites don’t experience it

By Matt Mayer

Europe

How do you like US now?

America’s standing in the world doesn’t depend on elite opinions

By Matt Mayer

Politics

Trump’s 2020 appeal for the black vote

Common sense would indicate Trump likely won’t be reelected in 2020, but common sense doesn’t cast votes. People do

By Matt Mayer

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