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Robert Tracinski

Robert Tracinski is editor of Symposium, a journal of liberalism, and writes additional commentary at The Tracinski Letter.

Articles by Robert Tracinski (page 1)

March 11, 2024 3:19 am

Agonizing About Biden’s Age Is Worse Than Irrelevant

The big issue in this election isn’t oldness and it isn’t character.
Robert Tracinski
May 24, 2023 5:31 am

Making Failure Great Again

For all his talk about #Winning, Donald Trump thrives on losing.
Robert Tracinski
December 9, 2022 5:30 am

The Lesson of Trump: Character Matters

The events of the past few weeks validate a core Never Trump claim—that character and intellect are important.
Robert Tracinski
November 30, 2022 5:30 am

If Only Someone Could Have Warned Them

Why Republicans refused to see the truth about Trump until it was too late.
Robert Tracinski
April 13, 2022 5:30 am

Did the John Birch Society Win in the End?

Modern conservatism was built by purging the right’s reckless conspiracy theorists—but now they’ve taken over.
Robert Tracinski
October 29, 2021 5:01 am

Cancel Cultural Appropriation

Glenn Youngkin wants to put the Church Lady in charge of cancel culture.
Robert Tracinski
September 24, 2021 5:25 am

The Anti-Vax Ethos of ‘Live and Let Die’

How do you save people who do not want to be saved?
Robert Tracinski
August 18, 2021 5:30 am

Real Afghanistan Withdrawal Has Never Been Tried

A bad idea, badly executed.
Robert Tracinski
May 4, 2021 5:18 am

Sohrab Ahmari and the Price of “Liberalism”

What we lost when we gave up the semantic battle over "classical liberalism."
Robert Tracinski
March 15, 2021 5:09 am

Andrew Cuomo Normalizes Donald Trump

Governor Cuomo’s downfall exposes the illusion that we’re one election away from utopia.
Robert Tracinski