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BEN BOYCHUK & JOEL MATHIS

Ben Boychuk and Joel Mathis are journalists who happen to disagree about most of the issues of the day. Boychuk is a conservative with a contrarian streak, while Mathis is a liberal with a libertarian view. Red-Blue America is distributed by McClatchy-Tribune News Service. Reach Ben Boychuk at bboychuk@city-journal.org, Joel Mathis at joelmmathis@gmail.com.

Articles by BEN BOYCHUK & JOEL MATHIS

Red-Blue America: Will climate talks accomplish much? Red-Blue America: Will climate talks accomplish much?
33 weeks ago - - BEN BOYCHUK & JOEL MATHIS
Joel Mathis and Ben Boychuk, the Red-Blue America columnists, weigh in on what would be the best outcome of the Paris climate talks. [Read More]
Red-Blue America: Is Trump tapping public mistrust? Red-Blue America: Is Trump tapping public mistrust?
34 weeks ago - - BEN BOYCHUK & JOEL MATHIS
Ben Boychuk and Joel Mathis, the Red-Blue America columnists, weigh in on whether Americans’ distrust of government explains Donald Trump’s popularity with Republican voters. [Read More]
Red-Blue America: Debating fate of Syrian refugees Red-Blue America: Debating fate of Syrian refugees
35 weeks ago - - BEN BOYCHUK & JOEL MATHIS
Should the US turn away Syrian refugees? [Read More]
Red-Blue America: PC out of control on campuses? Red-Blue America: PC out of control on campuses?
36 weeks ago - - BEN BOYCHUK & JOEL MATHIS
Joel Mathis and Ben Boychuk, the Red-Blue America columnists, debate whether the forces of political correctness have gone too far on U.S. campuses? [Read More]
Red-Blue America: What's wrong with white men? Red-Blue America: What's wrong with white men?
37 weeks ago - - BEN BOYCHUK & JOEL MATHIS
Ben Boychuk and Joel Mathis, the Red-Blue America columnists, weigh in why middle-aged white American males are dying in droves from suicide and drug- and alcohol-related ailments. [Read More]
Red-Blue America: Are protests inspiring crime wave? Red-Blue America: Are protests inspiring crime wave?
38 weeks ago - - BEN BOYCHUK & JOEL MATHIS
FBI Director James Comey made waves last week when he suggested that the Black Lives Matter movement is leading to a national rise in crime rates — in part because police officers have pulled back from doing their jobs, wary of the scrutiny that might come with a viral video. [Read More]
Red-Blue America: Can House GOP govern itself? Red-Blue America: Can House GOP govern itself?
40 weeks ago - - BEN BOYCHUK & JOEL MATHIS
Joel Mathis and Ben Boychuk, the Red-Blue America columnists, debate whether congressional Republicans can get their act together. [Read More]
Red-Blue America: Debating 'death with dignity' Red-Blue America: Debating 'death with dignity'
41 weeks ago - - BEN BOYCHUK & JOEL MATHIS
California has become the fifth and largest U.S. state to legalize physician-assisted suicide — or “aid in dying,” as supporters call it. [Read More]
RED-BLUE AMERICA: Do Dems give 'free stuff' for votes? RED-BLUE AMERICA: Do Dems give 'free stuff' for votes?
42 weeks ago - - BEN BOYCHUK & JOEL MATHIS
The Indiana Gazette continues a weekly editorial page face-off, by opposing writers on a topic of interest. Today, Ben Boychuck and Joel Mathis debate whether Dems give "free stuff" for votes. [Read More]
Red-Blue America: What can we learn from pope? Red-Blue America: What can we learn from pope?
43 weeks ago - - BEN BOYCHUK & JOEL MATHIS
Joel Mathis and Ben Boychuk, the Red-Blue America columnists, weigh in on the question of whether Americans should heed the pope’s message on the environment, the economy and the family. [Read More]
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