“Muh principles.”

By: Ben Shapiro It’s a phrase we hear over and over on Twitter whenever someone criticizes morally troubling anti-leftist tactics used by members of the right. They say: “What are you, some sort of coward? What, are you worried about muh principles?” The phrase is meant to deride the supposed moral preening of those who…

What If There’s No Plan?

By:    Ben Shapiro                     “Nobody panics when things go according to plan, even if the plan is horrifying!” the Joker says in “The Dark Knight.” “Introduce a little anarchy. Upset the established order, and everything becomes chaos.” Welcome to the Trump administration. The media seem befuddled…

How Presidents Shape Their Administrations

By:    Ben Shapiro                   President Trump, we’re told by his greatest advocates, will bring much-needed change. Why not merely ignore his rhetorical failings, his unsurpassed egotism, his confident ignorance? There’s a good deal that’s tempting about this proposal — who wouldn’t want to separate the wheat from…