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Bonnie Kristian

Bonnie Kristian is a columnist at Rare, weekend editor at The Week, and a fellow at Defense Priorities. You can find more of her work at www.bonniekristian.com or follow her on Twitter @bonniekristian



Ann Coulter tweeted that President Trump should be “head of church” — That’s Jesus’s job What's wrong with people Ann Coulter tweeted that President Trump should be “head of church” — That’s Jesus’s job Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 1:43pm, February 17
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Flynn’s departure means one less Iran hawk in the White House — and that’s great news Rare Politics Flynn’s departure means one less Iran hawk in the White House — and that’s great news Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 12:12pm, February 16
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Trump allies say his immigration order is legal. His enemies say it’s not. Who’s right? Immigration Trump allies say his immigration order is legal. His enemies say it’s not. Who’s right? Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 9:58am, February 15
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This Emma Watson and Tom Hanks movie is the digital privacy warning we need right now The Populist This Emma Watson and Tom Hanks movie is the digital privacy warning we need right now Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 4:38pm, February 13
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Half of Trump voters think the president should just be able to ignore the judicial branch when it disagrees with him Rare Politics Half of Trump voters think the president should just be able to ignore the judicial branch when it disagrees with him Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 12:23pm, February 10
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Jeff Sessions’ confirmation is awful news for civil asset forfeiture reform Rare Politics Jeff Sessions’ confirmation is awful news for civil asset forfeiture reform Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 12:09pm, February 9
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We should protest the oppressive power of the presidency, not just presidents we don’t like Rare Politics We should protest the oppressive power of the presidency, not just presidents we don’t like Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 10:41am, February 8
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If Trump wants to keep Mexican drugs out of the country, he should try ending the drug war "War on drugs" If Trump wants to keep Mexican drugs out of the country, he should try ending the drug war Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 2:10pm, February 6
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If we want a smaller government, we need to learn to take care of our communities Rare Politics If we want a smaller government, we need to learn to take care of our communities Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 1:55pm, February 3
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Trump’s “Apprentice” comments at the National Prayer Breakfast were not the most troubling thing he said Rare Politics Trump’s “Apprentice” comments at the National Prayer Breakfast were not the most troubling thing he said Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 3:19pm, February 2
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For the sake of limited government, reject a Trump cult of personality Government run amok For the sake of limited government, reject a Trump cult of personality Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 11:42am, February 1
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It’s good that Trump wants to help Christian refugees — but that doesn’t mean he has a good refugee plan Immigration It’s good that Trump wants to help Christian refugees — but that doesn’t mean he has a good refugee plan Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 10:41am, January 30
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Trump and Clinton supporters have hypocritically switched sides on private email servers Rare Politics Trump and Clinton supporters have hypocritically switched sides on private email servers Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 10:05am, January 28
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President Trump may be worse for the national debt than Obama or Bush Rare Politics President Trump may be worse for the national debt than Obama or Bush Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 4:38pm, January 26
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Trump’s inaugural address explained why his nationalism and libertarianism just don’t mesh Rare Politics Trump’s inaugural address explained why his nationalism and libertarianism just don’t mesh Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 9:29am, January 25
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As the Trump era begins, don’t forget state-level fights for liberty Rare Liberty As the Trump era begins, don’t forget state-level fights for liberty Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 11:42am, January 24
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A look at President Obama’s final drone kill count, now that his time in office has come to a close Foreign policy A look at President Obama’s final drone kill count, now that his time in office has come to a close Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 10:34am, January 23
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On inauguration day, don’t think in terms of “Team Republican” and “Team Democrat” The Populist On inauguration day, don’t think in terms of “Team Republican” and “Team Democrat” Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 9:26am, January 20
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Rick Perry: Stupid or evil? Energy future Rick Perry: Stupid or evil? Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 2:23pm, January 19
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Why celebrities skipping Donald Trump’s inauguration is actually a good thing Rare Politics Why celebrities skipping Donald Trump’s inauguration is actually a good thing Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 2:04pm, January 18
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Donald Trump being president is making very clear who is principled and who is just partisan Rare Politics Donald Trump being president is making very clear who is principled and who is just partisan Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 10:02am, January 18
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Could this lawsuit finally get third parties into the 2020 presidential debates? Rare Politics Could this lawsuit finally get third parties into the 2020 presidential debates? Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 9:42am, January 17
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Obama is leaving office on an anti-privacy note — and Donald Trump is coming in the same way The Populist Obama is leaving office on an anti-privacy note — and Donald Trump is coming in the same way Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 2:08pm, January 16
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This judge has the right idea for dealing with police misconduct, and it’s about personal responsibility The Populist This judge has the right idea for dealing with police misconduct, and it’s about personal responsibility Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 12:50pm, January 13
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Even Homeland Security says the TSA is “abusing its stewardship” and “cannot be trusted” Government run amok Even Homeland Security says the TSA is “abusing its stewardship” and “cannot be trusted” Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 12:45pm, January 13
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This poll of police officers shows we have a long way to go on criminal justice reform The Populist This poll of police officers shows we have a long way to go on criminal justice reform Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 3:10pm, January 11
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On commutations and pardons — go big before you go home, President Obama Rare Politics On commutations and pardons — go big before you go home, President Obama Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 12:28pm, January 11
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President Obama will leave office with his promise to close Guantanamo Bay officially broken Rare Politics President Obama will leave office with his promise to close Guantanamo Bay officially broken Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 12:30pm, January 10
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Occupational licensing has gotten so out of hand that this city tried to license photographers Rare Liberty Occupational licensing has gotten so out of hand that this city tried to license photographers Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 2:59pm, January 9
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Can the government spy on you through your smart appliances? The Populist Can the government spy on you through your smart appliances? Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 12:41pm, January 6
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