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John Vihstadt campaigning door to door

Can They Come Back?

The Republicans’ struggle in Northern Virginia.

BY MICHAEL WARREN

April 21, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 30

Can its riches fund payouts to just some city creditors?

The Art of the Deal

Detroit’s restructuring proposal.

BY DAVID SKEEL

April 21, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 30

White House protester, February 2014

Ukraine’s Odious Debts

A case for repudiation.

BY IRWIN M. STELZER

April 14, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 29

Newly identified remains from the 1995 massacre of Muslims in Srebrenica, Bosnia

Balkan Lessons

Only Putin learned them.

BY STEPHEN SCHWARTZ

April 14, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 29

Crimean Ukrainians protest their annexation by Russia, March 13, 2014.

‘Legitimate Concerns’

Why cooperate with Putin’s propaganda?

BY STEPHEN F. HAYES

April 14, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 29

Reid

Counting by States

The Democrats’ Senate problem.

BY JAY COST

April 14, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 29

A pro-Putin ‘Brotherhood and Civil Resistance March’ in Moscow, March 15, 2014

Who Are You Calling Fascist?

Putin’s Russia is in no position to criticize Ukraine.

BY CATHY YOUNG

April 14, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 29

Martin Hei­deg­ger

Being and Naziness

The authentic Heidegger.

BY LEE SMITH

April 14, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 29

France!

The Battle for Paris

The next mayor of the French capital will be a woman. But which one?

BY ROGER KAPLAN

March 31 - April 7, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 28

Visitors looking at the Detroit Institute of Art’s Diego Rivera mural

Big Philanthropy’s New Role

An unhappy partnership with the public sector.

BY JAMES PIERESON and NAOMI SCHAEFER RILEY

March 31 - April 7, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 28

Putin

Crimea and Punishment

Time for another Russia reset.

BY TOD LINDBERG

March 31 - April 7, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 28

A voter refusing to be taken for granted

How Much Worse Can It Get?

Republicans can’t afford to write off African-American voters.

BY JAY COST

March 31 - April 7, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 28

Newscom

But ICANN Can’t

Don’t lose sleep over international ‘control’ of the Internet.

BY ARIEL RABKIN and JEREMY RABKIN

March 31 - April 7, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 28

Gary Locke

The Hard Sell

No amount of advertising will make Obamacare attractive to the young.

BY ERIC FELTEN

March 31 - April 7, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 28

Mother, Soldier, and Senator?

Mother, Soldier, and Senator?

Joni Ernst tries to separate herself from the Iowa GOP pack.

BY JOHN MCCORMACK

March 31 - April 7, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 28

AP / JINIPIX

Border Skirmishes

The Iran-Israel struggle heats up.

BY LEE SMITH

March 31 - April 7, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 28

‘Mean, small-minded, and vengeful’

Dismembering Ukraine

The Putin invasion.

BY REUBEN F. JOHNSON

March 24, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 27

Barnes

The Luck of the Republicans

They owe it all to Obama.

BY FRED BARNES

March 24, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 27

AP Images / J Scott Applewhite

A Big Fight Over Small Differences

The powers behind the Nebraska Republican primary.

BY MARK HEMINGWAY

March 24, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 27

Scoop!

The Real Scoop Jackson

He’d be with McCain, not Obama, on Ukraine.

BY ELLIOTT ABRAMS

March 24, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 27

CRUZ

A Tea Party of Rivals

The Ted Cruz-Rand Paul foreign policy split.

BY STEPHEN F. HAYES

March 24, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 27

John Zich

Can This Boy’s Life Be Saved?

The answer may depend on President Obama.

BY MICHAEL ASTRUE

March 24, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 27

China!

Not a Model

Obama’s inexplicable admiration for China’s infrastructure policy.

BY YING MA

March 24, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 27

David Clark

Wrong Again

The economists’ confession.

BY ANDREW FERGUSON

March 24, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 27

Obama

Delay, Delay, Delay

The lawless tweaking of Obamacare’s provisions continues.

BY JAY COST

March 17, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 26

Comcast’s Brian Roberts

King Cable

The Comcast-Time Warner combination deserves close scrutiny.

BY IRWIN M. STELZER

March 17, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 26

Non-soft diplomacy: Russian special forces in Crimea

Confronting Putin’s Invasion

It can—and must—be done.

BY ERIC EDELMAN

March 17, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 26

Dave Camp

Don’t Guarini Me, Bro!

Why do lobbyists work so hard to counter a tax bill that has no chance of passing?

BY IKE BRANNON

March 17, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 26

Moscow riot police detain punk rocker Nadezhda Tolokonnikova  at a rally in supp

The Other Russian Crackdown

Unrest in Ukraine means more repression in Moscow.

BY CATHY YOUNG

March 17, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 26

Rep. Kerry Bentivolio with a pair of reindeer from his herd

An Ordinary Guy

But not an ordinary congressman.

BY MARIA SANTOS

March 10, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 25

A post-victory rally outside parliament in Kiev

Ukraine: the Day After

How the United States can help.

BY JEFFREY GEDMIN

March 10, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 25

Part of the unglamourous $19 billion

The Limits of Consumer Choice

Some things aren’t worth shopping for.

BY ELI LEHRER

March 10, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 25