Chilton Williamson, Jr.’s articles bring readers a prolific stream of fresh insights on a variety of hot-button topics. Click below to read selected excerpts.

President Biden: One Month In

February 17, 2021
Author: Chilton Williamson

After one month at sea the Biden administration is handling the predictable heavy weather just about as any reasonable person might have expected it to do, given the course on which it set itself— the exact opposite of the one the Trump government plotted four years ago. Like Christopher Columbus, Trump aimed to discover new… Read More

Hari-kari in the Rockies: The Political Suicide of Rep. Liz Cheney

January 21, 2021
Author: Chilton Williamson

I met Dick Cheney in the 1980s as he was leaving Luigi’s Restaurant in Diamondville, Wyoming following a Chamber of Comics banquet and had the honor of shaking his pudgy hand as he waited to waylay his constituents outside. (I had spent the evening in the bar, not at dinner with the Comics.) I never… Read More

How the Election REALLY Was Stolen

December 14, 2020
Author: Chilton Williamson

I am too ignorant (entirely so, in fact) of how computer systems work and how they can be rigged, of polling and ballot procedures, and of how votes are reported to the election authorities to have an informed opinion myself about whether the election this year was stolen or not, though the proliferation of staggered… Read More

Trump Should Not Sit Too Long

November 20, 2020
Author: Chilton Williamson

Barring some radically dramatic and comprehensive discovery—or, which is more likely, revelation— President Trump should probably concede the presidential election sooner rather than later. I can think of several reasons why he should so. One is that Rudy Giuliani has failed to produce anything that amounts to sufficient evidence that the election was stolen by… Read More

The Swamp at the End of the Tunnel

October 19, 2020
Author: Chilton Williamson

  Four years after Donald Trump was elected President and months away from the end of a highly successful and consequential presidential term, some things have not changed since 2016. Among them: The Democrats are still talking about Russia. They are still talking even about impeachment. And the Swamp is still chugging, sucking, and bubbling… Read More