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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


Why is the U.S. still in Afghanistan? Foreign policy Why is the U.S. still in Afghanistan? , Rare Contributor 2:54pm, March 23
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Mom unfairly charged in traffic death of 1-year-old child Police state Mom unfairly charged in traffic death of 1-year-old child , Rare Contributor 12:24pm, March 1
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Passing new laws when emotions are high can be dangerous Government run amok Passing new laws when emotions are high can be dangerous , Rare Contributor 12:09pm, February 28
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Georgia Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle reveals abuses power with pro-NRA tweet Broken bureaucracy Georgia Lt. Gov. Casey Cagle reveals abuses power with pro-NRA tweet , Rare Contributor 1:22pm, February 27
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Conservative Mona Charen slams Trumpism during a #MeToo panel at CPAC Conservatism today Conservative Mona Charen slams Trumpism during a #MeToo panel at CPAC , Rare Contributor 1:42pm, February 26
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Proposed ban on saggy pants in SC is an invitation for police abuse Government run amok Proposed ban on saggy pants in SC is an invitation for police abuse , Rare Contributor 1:10pm, February 22
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Washington could learn from "Black Panther's" foreign policy lessons Foreign policy Washington could learn from "Black Panther's" foreign policy lessons , Rare Contributor 1:10pm, February 21
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Dallas paying for NRA convention exemplifies problem with subsidies Taxation nation Dallas paying for NRA convention exemplifies problem with subsidies , Rare Contributor 2:40pm, February 20
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Trump vows to stop wasteful foreign spending, but he's still doing it Foreign policy Trump vows to stop wasteful foreign spending, but he's still doing it , Rare Contributor 8:08am, February 19
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Berkeley becomes a sanctuary city for marijuana due to war on drugs "War on drugs" Berkeley becomes a sanctuary city for marijuana due to war on drugs , Rare Contributor 11:54am, February 15
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Police officer fired after not shooting suicidal man wins settlement Police state Police officer fired after not shooting suicidal man wins settlement , Rare Contributor 7:57am, February 14
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Omarosa Manigault's belief that Mike Pence's faith is "scary" is wrong Rare Politics Omarosa Manigault's belief that Mike Pence's faith is "scary" is wrong , Rare Contributor 3:08pm, February 13
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ICE doubled arrests of non-criminal illegal immigrants last year Immigration ICE doubled arrests of non-criminal illegal immigrants last year , Rare Contributor 3:02pm, February 12
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Washington says US troops in Iraq will be reduced, but not eliminated Foreign policy Washington says US troops in Iraq will be reduced, but not eliminated , Rare Contributor 3:20pm, February 8
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Jeff Sessions desire to continue pot prohibition hurts opioid victims "War on drugs" Jeff Sessions desire to continue pot prohibition hurts opioid victims , Rare Contributor 7:53am, February 8
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Americans were skeptical of law enforcement long before the Nunes memo Police state Americans were skeptical of law enforcement long before the Nunes memo , Rare Contributor 11:51am, February 7
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President Trump calling Democrats "treasonous" threatens free spech Rare Politics President Trump calling Democrats "treasonous" threatens free spech , Rare Contributor 1:00pm, February 6
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Wisconsin veteran Michael Bell seeks justice for son shot by police Police state Wisconsin veteran Michael Bell seeks justice for son shot by police , Rare Contributor 2:39pm, February 1
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Congress voted to impose sanctions on Russia, but Trump refuses. Can the president legally do this? Foreign policy Congress voted to impose sanctions on Russia, but Trump refuses. Can the president legally do this? , Rare Contributor 3:09pm, January 31
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Trump's economic policies are harmful to American workers Rare Politics Trump's economic policies are harmful to American workers , Rare Contributor 1:47pm, January 30
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This federal agency is about to start tracking license plates all across America The Populist This federal agency is about to start tracking license plates all across America , Rare Contributor 5:53pm, January 29
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"Get out of jail free" cards show what's rotten in American policing Police state "Get out of jail free" cards show what's rotten in American policing , Rare Contributor 11:48am, January 25
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Evangelicals may like Trump's policies, but shouldn't support the man Rare Politics Evangelicals may like Trump's policies, but shouldn't support the man , Rare Contributor 11:26am, January 24
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The stopgap spending bill shouldn't give spy agencies a "blank check" The Populist The stopgap spending bill shouldn't give spy agencies a "blank check" , Rare Contributor 12:07pm, January 23
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No, a government shutdown won't "be devastating to our military" Foreign policy No, a government shutdown won't "be devastating to our military" , Rare Contributor 2:45pm, January 18
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Washington spending debates would be less messy if they were just about spending Government run amok Washington spending debates would be less messy if they were just about spending , Rare Contributor 9:49am, January 17
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You might be surprised how much your car knows about you The Populist You might be surprised how much your car knows about you , Rare Contributor 1:45pm, January 16
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This man wanted to give the homeless shelter in his home, but city government won’t let him Government run amok This man wanted to give the homeless shelter in his home, but city government won’t let him , Rare Contributor 11:17am, January 16
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Trump just endorsed increasing the kind of warrantless mass surveillance he believes happened to him The Populist Trump just endorsed increasing the kind of warrantless mass surveillance he believes happened to him , Rare Contributor 1:52pm, January 11
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Washington stealing land to build an overpriced border wall won’t make America great Government run amok Washington stealing land to build an overpriced border wall won’t make America great , Rare Contributor 1:17pm, January 10
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