Peter Van Buren, AmericanConservative

Peter Van Buren


New York, NY, United States

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Recent articles by Peter:

Civil War II, Here We Come

How exactly do panicking pundits expect the coming conflict to play out? Every nightmare scenario is ridiculous, and pretty close to where we're at. → Read More

How to Help Joe Biden Win

In a healthy democracy, it never hurts to be sure. What's so wrong about that? → Read More

How They Pushed Joe Biden's Corpse Over the Finish Line

Democrats and their allies were able to coordinate the perfect storm of political dishonesty to cost Trump the Presidency in 2020. → Read More

Joe Biden is Not the Candidate to Confront Economic Inequality

The establishment has ignored growing economic inequality to their peril, but a Trump victory could be a needed wakeup call. → Read More

Fear the Coup That Isn't Coming

The panic is reaching fever pitch. When nothing happens, the chattering classes will owe us all an apology—though we won't get it. → Read More

Big Tech's End-Run Around the First Amendment

Big Tech platforms are the public squares of our time. Anyone who says free speech doesn't matter there is lying to himself. → Read More

Two Candidates, Two China Policies

Biden has been matching Trump's rhetoric on China, but his approach to our top rival is likely to look very different in practice. → Read More

Why Democrats Can't Have Nice Things

Trump is probably going to win a second term. And the Democrats have nobody to blame but themselves. → Read More

What Pennsylvanians Think About Trump

Nobody thinks the president is perfect. But his draw to people who feel left behind may be enough to deliver an election. → Read More

Trump and the Troops: The Media's Latest Self-Satisfied Grift

From the Iraq War to graveside-gate, the prestige press can't break its addiction to lying → Read More

Election Meddlers Find a Scapegoat

Big Tech, government agencies, and the mainstream media all locked in on a no-name site as a hub of collusion → Read More

America Has Always Run on Terror

From bomb drills to COVID lockdowns, protective rituals based on irrational fear are a mainstay of American culture. → Read More

Dear Joe Biden, Please Accept Your Loss When It's Time

Don't be a palooka, else this country may not survive another contested election. → Read More

The Most Cynical Campaign In History

Vote for Joe, or else. → Read More

When Half of NYC's Tax Base Leaves and Never Comes Back

Without anyone left to pay for the city, the Big Apple is headed for a failed state. → Read More

Thanks to Trump Our Foreign Policy Isn't in Crisis, It's Recovering

The president has consistently favored disentanglement after 16 years of reckless hawkishness under Bush and Obama. → Read More

MAFA: Make America Fun Again

Figuring out how to forget our ugly four-year stint in crazytown as if it were an embarrassing drunken binger. → Read More

Considering My Nazi Reparations

Through an obscure law, I qualify for German citizenship, but should payback extend to individuals with no direct link to the crime? → Read More

Will New Yorkers Get Desperate Enough To Vote for Trump?

Democrats' coronavirus power-grab gives us a good idea of what their leadership would look like in the long term. → Read More

The BLM Platform Destroys Black Lives That Matter

Because it is no different than any of the feel-good policies after 1964 that kept communities impoverished and dependent. → Read More