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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



This just in: Banning fast food doesn’t make people skinny Regulation nation This just in: Banning fast food doesn’t make people skinny , Rare Contributor 12:24pm, March 20
This group wants to give lesser-known candidates access to presidential debates Rare Politics This group wants to give lesser-known candidates access to presidential debates , Rare Contributor 2:35pm, March 19
What this little girl said about ISIS has gone viral Around the world What this little girl said about ISIS has gone viral , Rare Contributor 11:50am, March 19
Here’s how the city of Chicago blew half a billion in taxpayer dollars Police state Here’s how the city of Chicago blew half a billion in taxpayer dollars , Rare Contributor 2:25pm, March 18
No, we don’t need to spend more money on the military Government run amok No, we don’t need to spend more money on the military , Rare Contributor 11:49am, March 18
These large corporations spent $5.8 billion on lobbying and received $4.4 trillion in government contracts and subsidies Government run amok These large corporations spent $5.8 billion on lobbying and received $4.4 trillion in government contracts and subsidies , Rare Contributor 2:29pm, March 17
Congressman: Members of Congress are “all pretty ashamed of who we are” Rare Politics Congressman: Members of Congress are “all pretty ashamed of who we are” , Rare Contributor 12:09pm, March 17
To attract Millennials, Republicans will have to do better than Tom Cotton Rare Politics To attract Millennials, Republicans will have to do better than Tom Cotton , Rare Contributor 3:58pm, March 16
Throwback: John Kerry’s outrage over the Tom Cotton letter is totally dishonest Foreign policy Throwback: John Kerry’s outrage over the Tom Cotton letter is totally dishonest , Rare Contributor 2:50pm, March 16
Top Dem strategist: Hillary used private emails to avoid congressional oversight Rare Politics Top Dem strategist: Hillary used private emails to avoid congressional oversight , Rare Contributor 1:34pm, March 16
Even Hillary Clinton’s neighbor is trolling her Democrats Even Hillary Clinton’s neighbor is trolling her , Rare Contributor 2:23pm, March 13
This Texas Marine used his vacation time to go shoot ISIS terrorists Rare Liberty This Texas Marine used his vacation time to go shoot ISIS terrorists , Rare Contributor 11:32am, March 13
These countries are literally selling freedom to wealthy customers Around the world These countries are literally selling freedom to wealthy customers , Rare Contributor 2:18pm, March 12
California has released 2,900 nonviolent inmates thanks to criminal justice reform Rare Liberty California has released 2,900 nonviolent inmates thanks to criminal justice reform , Rare Contributor 11:06am, March 12
Was Hillary just caught in a huge lie? Rare Politics Was Hillary just caught in a huge lie? , Rare Contributor 1:47pm, March 11
Why are American students leaving law school to become engineers? Education Why are American students leaving law school to become engineers? , Rare Contributor 11:44am, March 11
Ron Paul: Yes, of course my plan to audit the Fed is part of my plan to end the Fed Liberty rising Ron Paul: Yes, of course my plan to audit the Fed is part of my plan to end the Fed , Rare Contributor 3:51pm, March 10
The Social Security Administration thinks there are 6.5 million 112-year-olds in America Getting it Right The Social Security Administration thinks there are 6.5 million 112-year-olds in America , Rare Contributor 12:25pm, March 10
Washington wasted nearly $125 billion last year because they paid it to the wrong people Government run amok Washington wasted nearly $125 billion last year because they paid it to the wrong people , Rare Contributor 4:01pm, March 9
Ferguson judge who jailed people over unpaid fines owes $172,646 in back taxes Government run amok Ferguson judge who jailed people over unpaid fines owes $172,646 in back taxes , Rare Contributor 1:29pm, March 9
The DOJ’s Ferguson report reveals a pattern of government abuse, corruption and injustice Police state The DOJ’s Ferguson report reveals a pattern of government abuse, corruption and injustice , Rare Contributor 3:37pm, March 5
Wyoming makes it legal to buy food directly from your neighbors and local farm Regulation nation Wyoming makes it legal to buy food directly from your neighbors and local farm , Rare Contributor 3:00pm, March 5
A Texas Christian conservative’s case for legal marijuana Marijuana A Texas Christian conservative’s case for legal marijuana , Rare Contributor 10:49am, March 5
Uh, what? NYPD says legal pot in Colorado made NYC more dangerous "War on drugs" Uh, what? NYPD says legal pot in Colorado made NYC more dangerous , Rare Contributor 2:59pm, March 4
The Nobel Committee seems to regret giving Obama the Peace Prize Obama The Nobel Committee seems to regret giving Obama the Peace Prize , Rare Contributor 12:46pm, March 4
Texas town sees crime drop by almost two thirds after firing police, hiring private security Across the U.S.A. Texas town sees crime drop by almost two thirds after firing police, hiring private security , Rare Contributor 2:31pm, March 3
White House: Obama is “very interested” in raising taxes by executive order Rare Politics White House: Obama is “very interested” in raising taxes by executive order , Rare Contributor 11:40am, March 3
Jeb Bush bused lobbyist supporters to CPAC to win the straw poll—and still lost Conservatism today Jeb Bush bused lobbyist supporters to CPAC to win the straw poll—and still lost , Rare Contributor 5:02pm, March 2
Millennials at CPAC 2015: A major generational divide on foreign policy? Conservatism today Millennials at CPAC 2015: A major generational divide on foreign policy? , Rare Contributor 1:14pm, March 2
4 libertarian moments in the new season of House of Cards Rare Liberty 4 libertarian moments in the new season of House of Cards , Rare Contributor 10:38am, March 2