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    Conservative Columnist Charles Krauthammer Dies at 68

    “This is the final verdict. My fight is over.” That’s what the Pulitzer Prize-winning Washington Post columnist and Fox News commentator wrote earlier this month, revealing the terminal cancer that claimed him Thursday. Krauthammer became an intellectual bulwark for conservative political thought, advocating hawkish foreign policy, including the 2003 Iraq invasion, and criticizing Presidents Obama and Trump. The Harvard-trained psychiatrist, who was paralyzed after a diving accident at 22, wrote, “I am sad to leave, but I leave with the knowledge that I lived the life that I intended.”

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