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Tammy Bruce

Tammy Bruce was an Opinion columnist for The Washington Times.


Columns by Tammy Bruce

Spices. Photo credit: Michal Szierzynski via Shutterstock. *FILE*

Penzeys Spices and the business of hate

While the country drowns in Democratic hypocrisy, there's something about how tightly unhinged leftists hang on to their hate. The most recent case in point is brought to us by the Penzeys Spices controversy. Published February 2, 2022

Levi Lefkove, 6, is held by his sister Leah, 9, while getting his first COVID-19 vaccine at the Viral Solutions vaccination and testing site in Decatur, Ga., on the first day COVID-19 vaccinations were available for children from 5 to 12 on Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2021. The U.S. enters a new phase Wednesday in its COVID-19 vaccination campaign, with shots now available to millions of elementary-age children in what health officials hailed as a major breakthrough after more than 18 months of illness, hospitalizations, deaths and disrupted education. (AP Photo/Ben Gray) ** FILE **

The state wants to own your child

For a good reason, there has been a lot of coverage and outrage over the news that the Democratic-controlled state of California intends to pass a bill allowing 12-year-old children to be able to get the COVID-19 vaccine without parental consent. For context, remember what 12-year-olds are -- 6th-graders. Published January 26, 2022

Police officers and emergency crews park outside the Louis Vuitton store in San Francisco's Union Square on Nov. 21, 2021, after looters ransacked businesses. (Danielle Echeverria/San Francisco Chronicle via AP, File)

Democrats’ smash-and-grab politics

It's now clear smash-and-grab looting is an enduring Democratic contribution to the nation since they took Congress and the White House in 2020. Published December 1, 2021

Vice President Kamala Harris waves as she departs after speaking at the Tribal Nations Summit in the South Court Auditorium on the White House campus, Tuesday, Nov. 16, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky)

Kamala Harris, the great unifier

Vice President Kamala Harris has done something special in our political environment: She's brought both sides together. Neither the Republicans nor the Democrats like her. Published November 17, 2021

In this file photo, President Joe Biden looks to the media as he leaves St. Edmund Roman Catholic Church in Rehoboth Beach, Del., Saturday, Nov. 6, 2021. Mr. Biden Wednesday defended his massive social spending bill, saying it will ease inflation and lower prices, going on the defensive after back-to-back grim economic reports from the Department of Labor. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)  **FILE**

Biden is not the man we were told he was

There are a lot of polls being released these days, making it clear that Joe Biden is not the man Americans were told he was. But the dramatic collapse in Mr. Biden's polling is about more than that. The bigger story is we are seeing reveal the Democrats' failure to convince Americans that they are the problem. Published November 10, 2021

Let's Go Brandon and Biden Illustration by Greg Groesch/The Washington Times

The ‘Let’s Go Brandon’ rallying cry

Will the Democratic Party hear the stop the insanity message sent by the Virginia electorate? Probably not. But one thing they will continue to hear is, "Let's Go, Brandon!" Published November 3, 2021

Illustration on Biden's supply problems and settling for less by Alexander Hunter/The Washington Times

Incompetent Democrats now blaming Americans for their mess

It was inevitable. So desperate to deflect responsibility for the disaster leftist policies are vomiting up onto American society, the only thing liberals can do now is blame us for the calamity they have caused. Published October 20, 2021

John Hinckley arrives at U.S. District Court in Washington. Lawyers for the man who tried to assassinate President Ronald Reagan say he plans to ask a federal court to allow him to live without conditions in a home with his mother and brother in Virginia. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)

Hinckley’s release is an abomination

We've seen this coming for years, and it finally has arrived. The attempted assassin of President Ronald Reagan, John Hinckley Jr., will be released from all court supervision in June 2022. Published September 28, 2021

President Joe Biden gestures as he walks on the South Lawn of the White House after stepping off Marine One, Sunday, June 27, 2021, in Washington. Biden is returning from a weekend at Camp David. (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky/File)

Biden vacations, while the world is on fire

The increasingly strange behavior of not only President Joe Biden and Vice President of Missing-In-Action Kamala Harris is quite apropos considering the entire administration is flopping around like a fish. Published September 21, 2021