Roe v. Wade probably won’t get overturned — but here’s what could happen to slowly chip away at abortion rights if the Supreme Court becomes largely conservative

Win McNamee/Getty Images President Donald Trump’s nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court would solidify a 5-4 conservative majority if he were confirmed.  This makeup of the court has many pro-abortion-rights activists concerned that abortion access and even the landmark case Roe v. Wade could be in danger. Legal experts, however, told Business […]

These Conservative rebels believe support for a Norway-style soft Brexit is at a tipping point

YouTube/Colchester Conservatives Conservative rebel MPs claim more and more Tories are ready to join them and back a soft Brexit. 15 Tory MPs signed an amendment calling on Theresa May to pursue a Norway-style Brexit which effectively keep Britain in the single market via the European Economic Area. A leading rebel has told Business Insider […]

Trump pardons conservative commentator Dinesh D’Souza, considers pardoning Martha Stewart

President Donald Trump pardoned conservative commentator Dinesh D’Souza and said he was considering pardoning Martha Stewart and commuting former Illinois governor Rod Blagojevich’s prison sentence. Critics accused Trump of subverting the rule of law. The US Constitution gives the president the power to issue pardons, and Trump has used that authority to benefit convicted figures […]

Conservative pundits hammer Trump for US-led strikes in Syria

In the wake of US-led airstrikes against Syria following an alleged chemical weapons attack in Douma, many of US President Donald Trump’s most ardent supporters have vehemently criticized the action. Conservative writers, bloggers and newscasters that have long stood by Trump are abandoning the president in the wake of his latest intervention in Syria for […]

This Conservative Convert Dishes Out ‘Red Pills’ Online

It was the very first event of the Conservative Political Action Conference in February, and Candace Owens could hardly believe she was speaking. “I uploaded a video onto YouTube five months ago, and I am sitting on the CPAC stage today,” the 28-year-old said, a made-to-inspire nod to more than 1,000 acolytes gathered for her […]

Members of the European Parliament kicked out of the Conservative Party by Theresa May told us why they’re fighting her ‘horrendous’ Brexit plan

Richard Ashworth MEPs Richard Ashworth and Julie Girling were kicked out the Conservative Party for refusing to back Theresa May’s handling of Brexit. The pair told BI the prime minister is making a “horrendous” mess of negotiations. They call on their former colleagues to stand up against May’s hard Brexit plans. BRUSSELS, Belgium — Last […]

Conservative Democratic Rep. Dan Lipinski narrowly beats back his progressive challenger in a bitter Illinois primary battle with national implications

Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images Democratic Rep. Dan Lipinski narrowly managed to beat back his progressive challenger in Illinois’ 3rd Congressional District on Tuesday with 50.9% of the vote.  Marie Newman, a first-time candidate, campaigned against Lipinski’s conservative social views and opposition to Obamacare, positions she argued were out of step with those of his constituents.  Lipinski’s […]

Can This Conservative Bring Trumpism to Asia?

When Jikido Aeba stepped onto the Conservative Political Action Conference main stage in late February, the crowd of rowdy conservatives could have been forgiven for not knowing who he was. The Japanese 50-something in the navy jacket and the “Justice” red tie was not a familiar face of conservative celebrity or cable television, as so […]

Scientists have pinpointed 11 simple psychological differences that can make you liberal or conservative

Shannon Stapleton/Reuters Politically, Americans are more divided than ever. When it comes to issues of race, immigration, national security, and environmental protection, they disagree about how the government should handle things like never before. Relative to polls in the 1990s, Republicans are now much more likely to say poor people have it easy, while Democrats are […]