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Robert Knight

Robert Knight

Robert Knight is a columnist for The Washington Times. He can be reached at

Columns by Robert Knight

Illustration on the impact of 'Lawn Boy' in schools by Alexander Hunter/The Washington Times

The controversy surrounding ‘Lawn Boy’

Nobody seems to know who leaked the Supreme Court's draft in the Dobbs case overturning Roe v. Wade. Nobody seems to know how the FBI was turned into a left-wing political weapon. Published January 9, 2023

Illustration on left destroying the American family by Alexander Hunter/The Washington Times

Left hellbent on destroying mom-and-dad families

Democrats, with help from feckless Republicans, have advanced the Orwellian-named Respect for Marriage Act. They're trying to finish the job they began in the 1960s. Published December 3, 2022

GOP Conservative wave and Ignoring the polls Illustration by Alexander Hunter/The Washington Times

Ignore the polls

The polls are starting to show that a conservative "wave" may be forming after all for the midterm election. No kidding. Published October 21, 2022

This April 30, 2004 file photo shows museum patrons viewing plaques of recent inductees into the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum in Cooperstown, N.Y.  There are many destinations of interest to baseball fans around the country outside ballparks from museums and statues to historic homes. (AP Photo/Tim Roske, File)

Baseball Hall of Fame reflects the best of America

Right behind the Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, New York, is Doubleday Field, a small, magical baseball stadium (capacity 9,791). There's no cornfield, but it has a "Field of Dreams" vibe. Published October 2, 2022

Sex scientist Alfred C. Kinsey is back Illustration by Greg Groesch/The Washington Times

Fraud and pervert Alfred C. Kinsey returns

I've been trying to come up with a good analogy for something that inexplicably comes back even after you think it's long gone. Crabgrass? Rust? Dracula? Published September 24, 2022