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Pentagon

Let’s Set Aside Set-Asides

In government contracting, some are more equal than others.

BY TERRY EASTLAND

June 16, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 38

Paygo

PAYGO Begone

A budget rule that encourages dishonesty.

BY IKE BRANNON

June 16, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 38

Farage and UKIP members of the European parliament

A Populist Uprising

The nation-state and the political future of Europe.

BY PETER AUGUSTINE LAWLER and RICHARD REINSCH

June 16, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 38

Stewart Mills III

The Range Race

The two parties battle it out in northern Minnesota.

BY BARRY CASSELMAN

June 9, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 37

Gary Locke

Rewriting History

The real Hillary record on Iran sanctions

BY JOEL WINTON

June 9, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 37

AP

On the Origin of ‘Sharing’

It didn’t start with Facebook.

BY STEVEN C. MUNSON

June 9, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 37

David Clark

Obamacare in the Blue States

The great coverup.

BY MICHAEL ASTRUE

June 9, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 37

AP

‘The June 4th Incident’

Tiananmen Square and truth-telling.

BY DENNIS P. HALPIN

June 9, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 37

Takver

Not Everybody Loves a Parade

Marching for and against Israel.

BY KATE HAVARD

June 2, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 36

NEWSCOM

Ready or Not . . .

Here she comes.

BY DANIEL HALPER

June 2, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 36

Supporters of former Egyptian president Morsi protest in London, July 2013.

The Brotherhood in London

Why the Cameron government is concerned.

BY OLIVIER GUITTA

June 2, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 36

Gary Locke

A Performance Review

The president needs a lot of improvement.

BY FRED BARNES

June 2, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 36

Gary Locke

The Frontrunner

Hillary’s Democratic challengers are likely to fall short.

BY JAY COST

June 2, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 36

Singing his president’s tune

First Legalization, Then Lawsuits

Can marijuana retailers survive the tort bar?

BY JOHN P. WALTERS and TOM RILEY

May 26, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 35

Some of the victims of a Boko Haram attack in northeastern Nigeria, February 201

Al Qaeda’s Nigeria Franchise

Why Hillary Clinton’s State Department downplayed Boko Haram.

BY THOMAS JOSCELYN

May 26, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 35

Brussels

Playing the Verdun Card

Fearmongering in Brussels.

BY ANDREW STUTTAFORD

May 26, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 35

Don’t hold your breath.

Some Juggernaut

Democrats look awfully frantic for a party with history on its side.

BY FRED BARNES

May 26, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 35

baaah!

The Paper of the Apes

The New York Times’s animal-rights crusade.

BY WESLEY J. SMITH

May 26, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 35

Holy Hour at St. Paul Church in Harvard Square, May 12

Harvard Rejects Satan

The elusive Black Mass.

BY CHARLOTTE ALLEN

May 26, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 35

Cory Gardner

The Consensus Candidate

Cory Gardner unifies Colorado Republicans.

BY MICHAEL WARREN

May 26, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 35

Gary Locke

But Is It Good for the Druze?

George Clooney and his future in-laws.

BY LEE SMITH

May 19, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 34

AL.COM

Can You Spot the Differences?

Seven Alabama Republicans are hard to tell apart.

BY MARIA SANTOS

May 19, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 34

China!

Trouble at the Top

Chinese officialdom is in turmoil.

BY ABRAM N. SHULSKY and GARY SCHMITT

May 19, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 34

 ... endanger the beauty of this?

Steyer’s War on Carbon

Buying a Detroit Senate candidate.

BY HENRY PAYNE

May 19, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 34

AP / TED S. Warren

Codes of Conduct

World Vision and the definition of marriage.

BY TERRY EASTLAND

May 19, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 34

Ben Rhodes

A Failure of Policy

Al Qaeda runs amok.

BY THOMAS JOSCELYN

May 19, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 34

Cost

Obamacare Myth-Making

Five phony success stories.

BY JAY COST

May 19, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 34

Algerian youths clash with security forces in Kabylia, April 2014

Rumors of Instability

Is Bouteflika losing control in Algeria?

BY OLIVIER GUITTA

May 12, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 33

newscom

Getting Ready for a Bad Deal

Israel’s security establishment steps up.

BY ELLIOTT ABRAMS

May 12, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 33

Michael Dorausch

Diminishing Returns

The campaign against (if you can believe it) third-hand smoke.

BY ELI LEHRER

May 12, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 33

Shutdown the GOP

Shut Up, They Explained

The illiberal left.

BY FRED BARNES

May 12, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 33

Regional power at work: Ukrainian troops held captive by pro-Russian militia

Russia as a Regional Power

Has Obama given up on Putin? Let’s hope so.

BY TOD LINDBERG

May 12, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 33