Trump's America First policy: Remarkably sophisticated

by Ilana Mercer -- "Unsophisticated rambling," "simplistic," "reckless." The verdict about Donald J. Trump's foreign policy, unveiled after his five-for-five victory in Pennsylvania, Maryland, Delaware, Rhode Island and Connecticut, was handed down more…

Testosterone -- going, going, almost gone

by Ilana Mercer -- There are only two men in the 2016 presidential race: Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. Like or dislike her, there's no questioning Hillary's manly bona fides. Mrs. Clinton more…

Trump vs. the banana Republicans

by Ilana Mercer -- There's a difference between (small r) republican principles and the Republican Party's rules of procedure. But National Review neoconservative Jonah Goldberg doesn't see it. Or, maybe Goldberg is more…

Wrong, Trump, Islam loves us … to bits

by Ilana Mercer -- "I think Islam hates us," said Donald J. Trump days before the last debate in Coral Gables, Florida, March 10. To mainstream media, this was a body blow more…

Trump and trade

by Ilana Mercer -- Mitt gives Mormons (whom I love) a bad name. I thought Mormons weren't meant to bad-mouth others. Yet Mitt had nothing but bad things to say about Donald more…

Trump Nation tired of racial sadomasochism

by Ilana Mercer -- Van Jones was having a tantrum on TV. The former special adviser for green jobs to Barack Obama, and all-round politically privileged and successful African-American, was demanding that more…