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Ferguson protester, August 20, 2014

Justice Is Blind

The case of dueling DOJ reports on Ferguson, Missouri

BY HEATHER MAC DONALD

March 30, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 28

Pro-Obamacare protesters outside  the Supreme Court, March 4, 2015

Journalists and Justices

Lobbying the High Court to save Obamacare

BY CHARLOTTE ALLEN

March 30, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 28

Thomas Fluharty

The Education of Jeb Bush

How did a conservative—and effective—governor arouse the suspicion of the right?

BY ANDREW FERGUSON

March 30, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 28

Girls’ club: Democratic senators discuss  the farm bill, January 2014.

Woman’s Day

The Democratic matriarchy

BY NOEMIE EMERY

March 23, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 27

Hook Em

See Scott Run

Does the road to the White House start in Wisconsin?

BY JOHN MCCORMACK

March 23, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 27

Dylan

AWOL from the Summer of Love

Bob Dylan’s ‘Basement Tapes’

BY CHRISTOPHER CALDWELL

March 16, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 26

Jason Seiler

Violent Extremist vs. Holy Warrior

The consequences of the president’s linguistic dodge

BY REUEL MARC GERECHT

March 9, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 25

Jason Seiler

Hidden in Plain Sight

What the Democrats hope you will keep on ignoring about Obama’s foreign policy

BY DAVID GELERNTER

March 9, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 25

The Weekly Standard

The Transgender Triumph

Identity politics über alles

BY CHARLOTTE ALLEN

March 2, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 24

Hayes

A Herd of Elephants

Handicapping the 2016 GOP field

BY STEPHEN F. HAYES

February 23, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 23

A 1924 cartoon referring to charges of corruption leveled  by William Borah, a R

Stop the Rot

Reform conservatism needs an anticorruption agenda

BY JAY COST

February 23, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 23

Another cry for inclusion from the marginalized and oppressed of the U.K., July

Marx and the Koran

The role of beliefs and ideologies in motivating, justifying, and legitimating political violence

BY PAUL HOLLANDER

February 23, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 23

Fluharty

Paradox at the Pump

The politics of oil

BY GEOFFREY NORMAN

February 16, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 22

Fluharty

How to Keep Our Oil Bonanza

Time to counter the Saudis with a tariff?

BY IRWIN M. STELZER

February 16, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 22

Mike Lee and Ted Cruz on their way to the Senate floor for a vote on the governm

The Non-Candidate

Utah’s Mike Lee is the most important Republican not running for president

BY MICHAEL WARREN

February 9, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 21

Gary Locke

The Flag-Waving Greek Left

A collision between national sovereignty and the European Union in the birthplace of democracy

BY CHRISTOPHER CALDWELL

February 9, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 21

NEWSCOM

Hard Times for Hezbollah

Is Iran’s Lebanese client losing its grip?

BY LEE SMITH

February 2, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 20

Heretiq

Diplomatic Malpractice

Cultural preservation grants to culture-destroying regimes

BY STEPHEN SCHWARTZ

February 2, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 20

The ungainly but effective A-10 Warthog

The Warthog Lives!

Happily, the Air Force has failed again in its crusade to kill off a great plane

BY JONATHAN FOREMAN

January 26, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 19

NEWSCOM

Taking Ben Carson Seriously

The 2016 campaign’s most interesting long shot

BY FRED BARNES

January 26, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 19

Hate-speech bans—they’re all the rage.

The Great Free Speech Experiment

What good have Holocaust-denial bans done?

BY SAM SCHULMAN

January 26, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 19

Gary Locke

Liars’ Remorse

Democrats have second thoughts about Obamacare

BY WILLIAM VOEGELI

January 19, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 18

Johnny Unitas, about to pass, during the overtime of “the greatest game ever pla

The Rise (and Fall?) of the NFL

There were Giants in the earth in those days .  .  . and Colts

BY GEOFFREY NORMAN

January 19, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 18

Free condoms at the University of Wisconsin-Madison

Campus Security

Reflections on current outrages

BY PETER AUGUSTINE LAWLER

January 5 - January 12, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 17

Lincoln’s Drive Through Richmond  by Dennis Malone Carter (1866)

Democracy and Nobility

Was the Civil War a second American Revolution?

BY ALLEN C. GUELZO

January 5 - January 12, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 17

Fluharty

The Next Shale Revolution?

The astonishing promise of enhanced oil recovery

BY SAMUEL THERNSTROM

December 29, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 16

david polumbo

Iran’s Supreme Censor

The evolution of Ali Khamenei from sensitive lover of Western literature to enforcer of Islamic revolutionary orthodoxy

BY ALI ALFONEH and REUEL MARC GERECHT

December 22, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 15

A fighter gestures outside the burning U.S. mission in Benghazi, September 11, 2

The Benghazi Report

An ongoing intelligence failure

BY STEPHEN F. HAYES and THOMAS JOSCELYN

December 15, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 14

NEWSCOM

What Do Illegal Immigrants Want?

Time to bring the immigration debate out of ‘the shadows’

BY PETER SKERRY

December 15, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 14

Eric Zemmour

French Curtains

Eric Zemmour’s raw attack on France’s elites is the talk of Paris

BY CHRISTOPHER CALDWELL

December 8, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 13

Dave Clegg

The Spiritual Shape of Political Ideas

How it is that we once again find ourselves rooting out sin, shunning heretics, and heralding the end times

BY JOSEPH BOTTUM

December 1, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 12

The body of Peter Fechter is carried away by East German guards, August 1962.

Berlin, 25 Years Later

As Germans celebrate reunification, they are reluctant to confront a Russia that is once again seeking to divide the continent

BY JAMES KIRCHICK

November 24, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 11

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