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Francis Wilkinson

Francis Wilkinson

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Biden May Be Winning, But America’s Future Isn’t

Two decades ago, when I was working in politics, I ran into a friend in New York after returning fro

Biden’s Bipartisanship Is Good for Democrats — for Now

I don’t know what Joe Biden truly believes about bipartisanship in the year 2020.

The War on Masks Is Another Lost Cause

When a man in a MAGA hat was asked to put on a mask last week at a suburban Kansas City restaurant,

Trump’s Immigration Strategy Is a Casualty of Covid-19

President Donald Trump may have surrendered in the war on the coronavirus — he is “bored” by it, acc

America’s Glorious Celebration of Grievance

If you’re weary of America’s politics of grievance, fed up with its constant churning of resentment

The Covid-19 Class of 2020

The Class of 2020 has been doubly cursed. They entered college in the late summer of 2016.

Fear of the Coronavirus Comes to Rescue the Gun Industry

The National Rifle Association, which traffics in hysteria to juice both its membership ranks and gu

New Zealand Has Banned Rifles. Why Can't America Do the Same?

New Zealand banned semi-automatic rifles this week, and made the ban effective immediately to preven

Trump is Making Americans More Immigrant-Friendly

President Donald Trump may ultimately be a unifying force on one of the most divisive issues in US p

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