Jon Miltimore's Blog

Jon Miltimore's Blog

United Had a Much Better Solution than Kicking Off a Passenger

United Had a Much Better Solution than Kicking Off a Passenger

The United episode was a disaster for everyone. It didn’t have to be. 

The 21-Year Drinking Age is Dumb and Should be Repealed

The 21-Year Drinking Age is Dumb and Should be Repealed

The National Minimum Drinking Age Act (NMDA) is something Donald Trump should move to repeal. Let states decide.

Target CEO: Maybe that Transgender Bathroom Announcement Wasn’t Such a Good Idea After All

Target CEO: Maybe that Transgender Bathroom Announcement Wasn’t Such a Good Idea After All

According to a recent WSJ report, Target Chief Executive Brian Cornell admitted to internal sources that the company handled the issue poorly.

Nuclear Option Restores Senate Sanity

Nuclear Option Restores Senate Sanity

Thursday's rule change marks the long overdue denouement of a partisan process that began not in 2016 but 2003.

Former Yale Student Says He Was Persecuted for a Philosophy Essay that Triggered a TA

Former Yale Student Says He Was Persecuted for a Philosophy Essay that Triggered a TA

A former Yale student accused of sexual misconduct claims he was labeled a 'person of interest' because of a philosophy paper.

The Teen Who Wrote #BlackLivesMatter 100 Times on Stanford Application—and Got Accepted—is Emblematic of a Growing Problem

The Teen Who Wrote #BlackLivesMatter 100 Times on Stanford Application—and Got Accepted—is Emblematic of a Growing Problem

Is academic learning and achievement becoming secondary to social activism? 

George Washington Bought an INSANE Amount of Alcohol to Launch his Political Career

George Washington Bought an INSANE Amount of Alcohol to Launch his Political Career

In 1758, a young George Washington was seeking a seat in the Virginia burgess. You won't believe his bar tab. 

Socialist Mechanic Schools Agitators Disrupting Charles Murray Speech

Socialist Mechanic Schools Agitators Disrupting Charles Murray Speech

A Charles Murray speech was interrupted again, this time at Villanova. But an old-school socialist arrived and delivered a message to the agitators.

Why Can't the VA Fire an Employee Caught Watching Porn?

Why Can't the VA Fire an Employee Caught Watching Porn?

New VA Secretary David Shulkin's crackdown on "people who don’t show up to work, do cocaine, and watch porn at work” is off to a bumpy start.

Former Obama Aide Admits Team Trump Was Spied On (Video)

Former Obama Aide Admits Team Trump Was Spied On (Video)

Evelyn Farkas, a former assistant defense secretary under President Obama, explained why she and others disseminated intel on Team Trump.