Posts for Rachel Bovard

Commentary: Layoffs Anyway?!

In a time of national crisis, the Kennedy Center for Performing Arts begged the government for a $25 million handout before ungraciously kicking its staff to the curb. This is reflective of D.C.’s culture, certainly. But it does not at all mirror the rest of America.

By |April 5, 2020
Commentary: Coronavirus Unmasks America

The nation will recover from this coronavirus crisis. And policymakers will have the chance to address the cracks in our preparedness that this virus response has laid bare. What’s less certain, however, is how we as a nation can address the weaknesses in ourselves.

By |March 22, 2020
Commentary: Our Elites Have Learned Nothing

More and more, the 2020 election is shaping up to be a referendum on who will rule. The people who cast their votes from all around the country? Or the self-appointed demigods who are nothing if not appalled by anything resembling the popular will?

By |December 9, 2019