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Politics

Is ‘Mini Mike’ a growing threat to Trump?

Rather than rooting for a revolution, most Democrats yearn to give CNN a rest and go back to reruns of Friends

By Lionel Shriver

Education

Asians are doing too well — they must be stopped

The Asian American success story catastrophically undermines the assumptions behind affirmative action

By Lionel Shriver

Europe

Dear Nigel Farage: don’t become the man who reversed the referendum result

At this point, to hold out for a ‘clean’ exit that’s never going to happen is to embrace defeat

By Lionel Shriver

Europe

Even in New York they’re going nuts over Brexit

The many arguments for and against are immaterial. All that matters is who wins

By Lionel Shriver

Europe

Britain’s political system is broken. America’s isn’t

The people put Trump in power. Best, then, that the people oust him

By Lionel Shriver

Art

The abject stupidity of the Arnautoff murals debacle

Don’t blame snowflakes – grown-ups are the idiots

By Lionel Shriver

Contraception is the answer to climate change

More people, more carbon emissions. Duh!

By Lionel Shriver

Art

All money is dirty – but it can still be used for good

This museum ballyhoo is all about posturing

By Lionel Shriver

The best response to hate speech is free speech

It’s time to give up on the idea that we can legislate niceness

By Lionel Shriver

Politics

Where is the Democrat who can take on Trump?

Liberals repelled by both a blatant idiot and a bankrupting socialist could simply stay home

By Lionel Shriver

Education

When did calorie counting become offensive?

Disproportionate sensitivity is learned behavior

By Lionel Shriver

Europe

Don’t use up all your rhetoric at once

Hyperbole makes words worthless

By Lionel Shriver

Education

How’s your adversity score?

The attempt to make the SAT more inclusive will handicap the very children it is meant to reward

By Lionel Shriver

We’re all self-haters now

As an American coming of age at the butt of the 1960s, I celebrated self-loathing

By Lionel Shriver

Europe

Imagine the uproar if Remain had won, but MPs then made Britain leave

Throughout this three-year circus, a favorite Europhilic weapon of choice has been sheer bafflement

By Lionel Shriver

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