Eulogy: Vladimir Bukovsky

DianaWest.net - Thursday, October 31, 2019 Last night, at the 42nd Annual Pumpkin Papers Irregulars Dinner, I delivered the following remarks to honor the memory of Vladimir Bukovsky. I never had the joy of meeting Vladimir Bukovsky in person. We connected over attacks against my book American Betrayal because they were so similar to attacks against his own work. He and his colleague Pavel Stroilov co-wrote two … [Read more...]

Is the Mueller Report the Son of the Steele Dossier?

Diana West blog, Epoch Times Catch the news, Seth Rich Hesitant about working my way through the Mueller report, I found myself gratified to hear Rep. Devin Nunes’s assessment of the thing. According to Nunes, there is only one item of relevance in the entire 450-page document. While it is an item of significance, it confirms something many have long suspected. Nunes explained that on page … [Read more...]

Debunking ‘Nationalism’ as an Epithet: The Case for Trump, by Hanson — Minus ‘America First?’

DianaWest.net This is not a review of Victor Hanson's book, The Case for Trump. Rather, it is a passing comment on the treatment of "America First" in Hanson's case for Trump. In discussing Trump's counter-revolutionary (my term) "America First" vision, Hanson writes: Yes, Trump's America First vision triggered "the charge of isolationism" (not to mention apoplexy) from the Left, the Republican Establishment, … [Read more...]