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Thomas Fluharty

Slow Release

A few more documents from the bin Laden raid are finally revealed. They do not flatter the judgment of the Obama administration.

By STEPHEN F. HAYES and THOMAS JOSCELYN

June 1, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 36

Bernie Sanders calling for tuition-free  higher education, May 19, 2015

Not Ready for Hillary

Bernie Sanders is no joke

By GEOFFREY NORMAN

June 1, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 36

A Dad’s Life

A Dad’s Life

On fatherhood, manliness, and failure

By JONATHAN V. LAST

May 25, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 35

Michael Morell

The Spin Never Stops

Michael Morell’s memoir doesn’t come clean on the Benghazi debacle

By STEPHEN F. HAYES

May 25, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 35

Yes, it’s unwieldy: 10 GOP candidates on one stage,  at the Reagan Library, May

Ten Is Too Few

By JAY COST

June 1, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 36

NEWSCOM

The Kerry Guarantee

By WILLIAM KRISTOL

May 18, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 34

McConnell, left, and Boehner: It’s all about the base.

Political Healing

An outreach campaign from Capitol Hill to grassroots Republicans.

By FRED BARNES

June 1, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 36

TWS photo Illustration; Clown, Will heaton

Big (Phony) Data

A study in credulity.

By ANDREW FERGUSON

June 1, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 36

Bernini’s Rape of Persephone

Reading Ovid at Columbia

A Victorian solution for delicate sensibilities.

By JOSEPH BOTTUM

June 1, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 36

Bolton speaking at CPAC, February 27, 2015

Lessons from a Non-Candidacy

The GOP field gets a little less crowded.

By JOHN R. BOLTON

June 1, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 36

Franklin Raines: ‘We manage our political risk with the same intensity that we m

Mortgage Madness

Blame for the 2008 financial collapse is, and should be, widespread.

By JAY COST

June 1, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 36

Ferguson Jenkins

A Fable for Moderns

The Cubs will win the World Series. And the Fed will raise interest rates.

By JOE QUEENAN

June 1, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 36

Shelley Memorial, University College, Oxford

Isn’t It Romantic

The late Peter Gay underestimates the movement.

By JAMES SEATON

June 1, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 36

Chinese destroyer ‘Harbin’ visits Pearl Harbor (1997).

Numero Uno

The not-so-secret Chinese strategy for global supremacy.

By ALEXANDER GRAY

June 1, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 36

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Stories We Stopped Reading

June 1, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 36

Poster near ‘Good Morning America’ studios, May 21

Once a Clintonite . . .

June 1, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 36

Henry Sokolski

Must Reading

June 1, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 36

Pass it On

Fall of Ramadi

June 1, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 36

jori bolton

Among Fans

David Bahr, sports fan*

By DAVID BAHR

June 1, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 36

Dave Clark

Dream Boat

Christopher Caldwell inspires a midlife crisis.

By CHRISTOPHER CALDWELL

May 25, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 35

Tom LaBaff

Burning Fr. Neuhaus’s Diary

Joseph Bottum, book burner

By JOSEPH BOTTUM

May 18, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 34

Jori Bolton

The Grass Is Not Greener

Jonathan V. Last, amateur lawnmower

By JONATHAN V. LAST

May 11, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 33

Will the Clinton Exposures Ever End?

Will the Clinton Exposures Ever End?

June 1, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 36

The Clintons Get Toasty

The Clintons Get Toasty

May 18, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 34

The Candidate of Everyday American Grifters

The Candidate of Everyday American Grifters

May 11, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 33