Former New York Times Boss Jill Abramson’s Plagiarism Scandal Raises Tough Questions

Jill Abramson, the former executive editor of the New York Times, is embroiled in a plagiarism scandal following the publication of her long-awaited book, Merchants of Truth: The Business of News and the Fight for Facts. Vice News correspondent Michael Moynihan, among others, identified several passages in Abramson’s book that appear to have been directly lifted …

REVEALED: Eastern Virginia Medical School Class Notes

The scandal engulfing Virginia Governor Ralph Northam (R) was sparked by the discovery of a racist photo published in the Eastern Virginia Medical School yearbook. The Free Beacon decided to investigate further, and has obtained a copy of the EVMS alumni newsletter published in December 2018. We were particularly intrigued by the “Class Notes” section, in which Northam is featured along with other notable alums. Enjoy!

This Is What A Winning Centrist Platform Looks Like

Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz, the presumptive 2020 frontrunner should he enter the presidential race as an independent, has struck fear in the hearts of his fellow Democrats and envy in the bowels of Obama alumni who didn’t get a lucrative consulting gig of their own. The Democratic primary, already underway, promises to be an …

FREE BEACON PRIVILEGE CALCULATOR: Ranking The 2020 Democratic Field

The Democratic Party looks set to field an entire NFL team of presidential candidates vying to take on Donald Trump in 2020. One of the bests ways for these candidates to distinguish themselves in the eyes of Democratic primary voters will be to attack the concept of “privilege,” and to highlight and/or blatantly embellish certain …

On The Trail: The Resplendent Prose Stylings of 2020 Frontrunner Beto O’Rourke

R. Francis “Beto” O’Rourke, whose political achievements include losing an election to charisma juggernaut Ted Cruz, has emerged as the undisputed frontrunner to win the Democratic nomination for president in 2020. He’s a Kennedyesque “White Obama” who skateboards and makes liberals “horny” with his intimate livestreams. Beto O'Rourke cutting steak on Instagram is making people horny: …