Charles Fain Lehman

Sanders Repeats Debunked Claim on Fed Liquidity

Fed's transfer of money is not a guarantee of income, but a loan

Sen. Bernie Sanders (I., Vt.) on Sunday doubled down on the misleading claim that the Federal Reserve's emergency injection of money into financial markets earlier in the week was unfair to average workers.

The Radicalism of Joe Biden

Dem frontrunner's 'moderate' messaging obscures how far left he's been dragged

Joe BidenJoe Biden's astonishing reversal of electoral fortune, which culminated Tuesday in primary victories in Michigan, Missouri, and Mississippi, has depended on his reputation as the "moderate" choice for Democrats.

Warren’s Harvard Bubble Bursts

Mass. senator crashes and burns in home state

Elizabeth WarrenGROTON, Mass.—As night turned to day on Super Tuesday, Joe Biden was even beating Elizabeth Warren among Democratic primary voters who hold advanced degrees, according to exit polls. The former vice president's strong performance with a group that has tended to back the Massachusetts senator was just one indication of his extraordinary comeback on Tuesday, and of Warren's disappointing performance in her home state.

Review: Ross Douthat’s ‘The Decadent Society’

New York Times opinion columnist Ross Douthat may be America's most widely read conservative. It is a testament to his singular skill and wisdom, then, that he has written so thoughtful and compelling a book that bemoans the end of progress. The Decadent Society, his fifth full-length offering, is Douthat at his best—clever, considered, counterintuitive, and shot through with insight about modern America.