The Weekly Standard

Benefit from Reader Engagement with The Weekly Standard.

The Weekly Standard keeps people engaged.
P.J. O’Rourke
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  • A stable of highly respected writers
  • Content expertly curated


  • Original
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  • Bold
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Associated with credible journalists

  • Bill Kristol
  • Fred Barnes
  • Mat Continetti
  • Matt Labash
  • Andy Ferguson
  • Steve Hayes
  • Philip Terzian

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