Matthew Continetti

Washington Free Beacon

Guest/Host

Opinion Editor of the Weekly Standard and editor of the newly launched Washington Free Beacon; author of The Persecution of Sarah Palin and The K Street Gang: The Rise and Fall of the Republican Machine

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Chaos in Yemen, Change in Saudi Arabia,State of the Union, Europe's Monetary Explosion

Tumult in the Arabian Peninsula, SOTU, NY Corruption

Chaos in Yemen, Change in Saudi Arabia,State of the Union, Europe's Monetary Explosion

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The Bergdahl exchange raises questions about the Taliban, looking at the real state of the US economy, and Maureen Dowd gets really high in Colorado.

The Bergdahl Exchange, a Soft Economy, and Dowd Gets Baked

The Bergdahl exchange raises questions about the Taliban, looking at the real state of the US economy, and Maureen Dowd gets really high in Colorado.

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Tensions in Ukraine cool off, GOP poll numbers heat up, and just what is the purpose of college sports.

Cooling Off in Ukraine, Warming Up for the GOP

Tensions in Ukraine cool off, GOP poll numbers heat up, and just what is the purpose of college sports.

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Voters took to the polls across the country this week. Democrats are largely happy with the results, but will they carry over to 2024?

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Israel’s current war on Gaza and the Palestinians draws pessimism and hopelessness, reminding two veterans of its origin in another such war in the region in 1967, The Six Day War,…

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The Anti-Dread Climate Podcast presents Episode 1 of “How We Survive”

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Will President Biden’s handling of the war in Gaza leave him in political purgatory? Who’s in charge of the GOP? Plus, Henry Kissinger has a complicated legacy.

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New Hampshire holds its "first in the nation" primary election this coming Tuesday, January 23.

With 18 semi-finalists, Southern California had a good showing.

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Will the death of a political rival to Putin push the U.S. to give more aid to Ukraine? Can a new bill help reduce crime in Washington, D.C.?

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House Speaker Johnson didn’t side with Republicans on a new spending bill — what consequences could that bring?Plus, the Biden administration faces internal pressure over the war in…

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Monday, January 15, the Iowa Democratic and Republican parties hold the first presidential nominating contest of 2024.