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Matt Purple is the online editor of The Spectator’s World edition.

Politics

Ben Sasse is right: no cameras in the Supreme Court

The last thing we need is our justices behaving like senators

By Matt Purple

Politics

Old man yells at gas prices

Joe Biden’s incoherence on energy has contributed to our pain at the pump

By Matt Purple

Politics

When the establishment cries treason

Mitt Romney calls Tulsi Gabbard ‘treasonous’ as war becomes an excuse for the lazy

By Matt Purple

Policy

Foreign policy is not SimCity

America can’t just point-and-click a no-fly zone into Ukraine

By Matt Purple

Russia

Vladimir Putin, deep statist

His Russia is not some Trumpist paradise but a tyranny of the security bureaucracy

By Matt Purple

Politics

Ukraine couldn’t save Biden’s State of the Union

For a brief moment, Congress seemed united. Then came everything else

By Matt Purple

COVID

The Cabbage Patch doll authoritarian

Justin Trudeau’s Canada is tyrannical government by the mediocre

By Matt Purple

Science & Tech

Man flu is real

Why are men so bad at being sick?

By Matt Purple

Television

American celebrity culture has become exhausting

There are simply too many stars demanding our attention

By Matt Purple

Religion

The left’s Nicene Creed

Those ‘IN THIS HOUSE, WE BELIEVE’ signs are very revealing

By Matt Purple

Politics

A working-class liberty movement

The Canada truckers protest goes global — and it’s about more than just vaccines

By Matt Purple

Politics

Glenn Youngkin’s brass-knuckled conservatism

The man who campaigned in a fleece vest has become a herald for the new post-Trump right

By Matt Purple

Sports

Tom Brady’s transgressive excellence

The GOAT couldn’t have cared less what you thought of his avocado ice cream

By Matt Purple

Politics

Get ready for a brutal Supreme Court fight

Justice Stephen Breyer announces his retirement and the left is ready to brawl over abortion

By Matt Purple

COVID

Our puritanical left-wing elect

How can an elite hope to rule a society when they’re terrified of life itself?

By Matt Purple

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