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Donald Trump accusations: Fourth woman comes forward with retelling of sexual harassment claims

Melinda McGillivray claimed Tuesday that Donald Trump groped her in the early 2000s, adding her voice to several other women who claim Mr. Trump sexually harassed them. “Can’t believe a guy like that could make it into the office, the highest office, and be revered …

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White House: Congress is poised for tax cut votes early next week

House and Senate negotiator have made “tremendous progress” and are on track to put the tax cut bill to a final vote early next week, White House Legislative Affairs Director Marc Short said Tuesday. Lawmakers have nearly completed the job of hammering out the differences …

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Trump calls for end to immigration lottery and chain migration in wake of NYC subway bombing

President Trump said Tuesday the terrorist who detonated a pipe bomb on a New York City subway platform shows the need to crack down on lax immigration programs. Speaking at the signing of the $700 billion National Defense Authorization Act at the White House, Mr. …

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Trump's Rhetoric Against Journalists Doesn't Threaten the First Amendment

There’s a specter haunting Donald Trump’s presidency: the specter of powerlessness. All people who run for the U.S. presidency crave power, of course.Read more on WeeklyStandard.com Continue Reading....

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Ex-Contractor on Accidentally Shutting Down Trump’s Twitter Account: I Did ‘A Few Wrong Things’

A former contractor at Twitter admitted Monday to accidentally shutting down Donald Trump’s Twitter account last month, but said he believes the president’s tweets did violate the social media platform’s ban on hate speech. Bahtiyar Duysak, 28, said during an interview in Frankfurt, Germany that he …

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NYC Subway Bombing Suspect on Facebook: ‘Trump, You Failed to Protect Your Nation’

The man accused of detonating an explosive in the New York City transit system on Monday left a taunting message to President Donald Trump, according to a federal complaint. Akayed Ullah, a 27-year-old immigrant from Bangladesh who lived in Brooklyn, was charged Tuesday with federal terrorism charges. In …

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Merriam-Webster’s Word of the Year for 2017 Is ‘Feminism’

Merriam-Webster revealed on Tuesday that its word of the year for 2017 is “feminism,” a buzzword that has factored into prominent political and cultural debates over the course of the year. Searches for “feminism” on the Merriam-Webster website increased by 70 percent from 2016 and …

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Hanukkah should shine a bright light and unite us all in the battle against evil

In 2017 American Jews have never been so free to pursue the American Dream. Continue Reading....

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Prufrock: The Many Russian Revolutions, the World's Greatest Snooker Player, and Why God Is Not Nice

Reviews and News: Aleksandr Solzhenitsyn and the many stories of the Russian Revolution: “The novel’s events take place in Petrograd/St.Read more on WeeklyStandard.com Continue Reading....

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Tuesday Morning Quarterback: Roger Goodell Is Not the Man His Father Was

Last week, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell inked a five-year contract that is expected to pay him up to about $200 million.Read more on WeeklyStandard.com Continue Reading....

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