Mitch Kokai

Senior Political Analyst

Posts by Mitch Kokai (page 9)

  • Exploring millennials’ faithlessness

    Joy Pullmann writes for the Federalist about recent research into young American adults’ declining religious faith. While conventional wisdom about young Americans’ increased faithlessness says many will come back to church when they marry and have kids, it’s likely many millennials will remain secular instead, suggests a recent…
    Mitch Kokai, January 7, 2020
  • Few details available about older presidential candidates’ health

    Joseph Simonson and Kimberly Leonard of the Washington Examiner highlight the dearth of detail about older presidential candidates’ health. Democratic septuagenarian White House candidates and President Trump provided skimpy details in recent months about their health, renewing questions about how much voters should know about politicians’ medical…
    Mitch Kokai, January 7, 2020
  • Fund says Democratic primary voters have yet to find an answer to Trump

    John Fund of National Review Online reminds us that Democrats have yet to rally around a single alternative to President Trump. For a party whose most fervent activists are marinated in identity politics, Democrats could have been expected to gravitate toward a woman or a minority as their…
    Mitch Kokai, January 7, 2020
  • New Carolina Journal Online features

    Kari Travis interviews Elizabeth City State University’s chancellor for Carolina Journal Online. The Daily Journal warns that much of this year’s political debate about taxes is likely to ignore facts and potential negative consequences.
    Mitch Kokai, January 7, 2020
  • Martin Center column probes social justice’s grip on academia

    Shannon Watkins of the Martin Center devotes a column to the impact of “social justice” in American higher education. Social justice education—which teaches young people to view the world through the lens of oppression and demands unquestioning conformity—pervades nearly every nook and cranny of higher education: the administration, general…
    Mitch Kokai, January 6, 2020
  • Anti-Trump fever skews reaction to terrorist’s killing

    Michael Goodwin of the New York Post offers the latest evidence of Democrats’ “delusions” about Donald Trump. The calendar turns and a decade begins, but there is nothing new under the sun in Washington. Even the killing of an Iranian mass murderer is cause for more partisan strife.
    Mitch Kokai, January 6, 2020
  • Left-wing columnist blasts Biden’s electoral chances

    Author of the book Why You Should Be A Socialist, Nathan Robinson is no right-wing zealot. Writing for The Guardian, he explains why he’s also no fan of Democratic presidential front-runner Joe Biden. Supporters of Joe Biden are unlikely to be persuaded by most of the common criticisms.
    Mitch Kokai, January 6, 2020
  • A Democratic problem

    Clarice Feldman writes at the American Thinker about a major public safety problem for Democrats. This week, the Democrats have been revealed as the party that exposes us to (1) criminal mayhem (often anti-Semitic) on the streets of New York and (2) terrorism everywhere as they consistently ignored…
    Mitch Kokai, January 6, 2020