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Andy Schmookler

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Explaining Why Anti-Semitism has Been an Endemic Sickness in our Civilization, Or, How Anti-Semitism...

This piece is occasioned by the recent anti-Semitic attack of vandalism in Fairfax, Virginia, which reinforces the disturbing anti-Semitic dimensions of last year's neo-Nazi,...

Why I Believe the Futures Markets Wrong in Downgrading the Dems’ Midterm Prospects Post-Kavanaugh

This piece began as a comment I posted on the Sunday news summary. I'm presenting it here expanded to include some additional thoughts. *********************** It galls...

That Which Unites/Divides Us

This piece is appearing in newspapers in my very red congressional district (VA-06). ******************************** When I published, a few weeks ago, a piece with the title...

Talk One Way, Walk the Other: The Epidemic of Hypocrisy in Conservative America

This piece is appearing in newspapers in my very red District (VA-06). *********************** Is there much doubt whether people -- if they were asked whether they’d...

Poetic Justice: How Democrats Might Make a Kavanaugh Confirmation Backfire on the GOP

As of this writing, the futures market deems it exactly a 50-50 proposition whether Brett Kavanaugh will be confirmed. My hope, of course, is that he...

How Should a Nation Deal with an Illegitimate Election?

Preamble: I listened to a panel of some of the usual MSNBC legal experts discussing the question of how much threat to President Trump either...

The American People Are the Jury

This piece is running in newspapers in my very red district (VA-06). ********************* The one Manafort juror to go public, Paula Duncan, was a strong supporter...

The Kavanaugh/Garland Contrast Reveals the Democrats’ Profound “Awakening” — PART II

The Trump Factor How did this transformation -- from weak to strong, from reticent to bold, from pushover to able warrior -- come about? The answer...

The Kavanaugh/Garland Contrast Reveals the Democrats’ Profound “Awakening” — PART I

A NECESSARY CHANGE OF SPIRIT The spirit of Liberal America has undergone a profound transformation. Millions of American citizens in Liberal America, and in the...

Deep Divisions Among the American People

This piece is running in newspapers in my very red congressional District (VA-06). ***************************** When I was running for Congress in 2012, a very nice couple...
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