archive: features

Fidel Castro with García Márquez, 2000

He Chose Wrong

Gabriel García Márquez’s ignoble decision to embrace Fidel Castro

BY LEE SMITH

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

Dave Malan

So You Want to Live Forever

Immortality through advanced technology and primitive diet

BY CHARLOTTE ALLEN

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

Karen L. King 2012

The Wife of Jesus Tale

An investigation into the origins of a scrap of papyrus raises more questions than it resolves

BY CHARLOTTE ALLEN

May 5, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 32

He

A Different Kind of Gas Shortage

The politics of helium

BY KELLY JANE TORRANCE

May 5, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 32

Thomas Fluharty

Through a Google Glass, Darkly

Surveillance of, by, and for the people

BY MATT LABASH

April 28, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 31

Kennedy

Kennedy’s Question

How will the Court decide Hobby Lobby?

BY ADAM J. WHITE

April 28, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 31

Geert Wilders by Jason Seiler

More or Less?

Geert Wilders and the future of European populism

BY CHRISTOPHER CALDWELL

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

Sidney and Beatrice Webb

Winston vs. the Webbs

A century-old precursor to the Obamacare debate

BY GERTRUDE HIMMELFARB

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

Dave Clegg

HOT & Bothered

High-Occupancy Toll lanes: another nightmare from the suburbs-hating traffic planners

BY JONATHAN V. LAST

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

Greg Abbott

The Next Governor of Texas?

On the campaign trail with Greg Abbott

BY MICHAEL WARREN

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

Grant

Grant Takes Charge

150 years ago—the appointment that won a war

BY GEOFFREY NORMAN

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

French Undressing

French Undressing

Where PC meets overweening government power, a terrible politics is born

BY CHRISTOPHER CALDWELL

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

‘Two smiling mature women sitting outside  on patio having appetizers’

Brave New Stereotypes

Behold the Lean In Collection

BY ANDREW FERGUSON

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

Masked nostalgists in the West Bank, 2013

A Baleful Peace Process

For how many decades will we pursue this diplomatic dead end?

BY REUEL MARC GERECHT

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

Bergner

Upholding the Law

What Congress can do in response to an administration run amok

BY JEFF BERGNER

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

Dave Malan

Code Chaos

Another nightmare for doctors, courtesy of the federal government

BY STEPHEN F. HAYES

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

MMorrell

The Benghazi Cover-up (cont.)

How the CIA’s No. 2 misled Congress

BY STEPHEN F. HAYES

March 3, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 24

The lies just keep on coming.

A Slight Case of Bastardy

The curious and irregular conception of Obamacare

BY NOEMIE EMERY

March 3, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 24

Now available everywhere

The Great Disappointment of 2013

What happens when a political messiah fails?

BY JAMES W. CEASER

March 3, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 24

Newscom

After the Filibuster

The coming war over presidential appointments

BY TERRY EASTLAND

February 24, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 23

Goodbye

Angst over Spying

Germany, Russia, and Snowden

BY JAMES KIRCHICK

February 24, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 23

Thomas Fluharty

The Guinea Pig State

Oregon’s quarter-century of failed liberal health care experiments

BY MARK HEMINGWAY

February 24, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 23

Marianne For Congress / Dana Fineman

God Help Us

Marianne Williamson’s campaign to save America’s soul, starting with California’s 33rd Congressional District

BY ZACK MUNSON

February 17, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 22

Jason Seiler

An Obamacare Report Card

The grades are bad so far—and likely to get worse

BY CHRISTOPHER J. CONOVER

February 17, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 22

Tim Cook / The Day

‘Kelo’ Revisited

Properties were seized and a neighborhood razed in the name of ‘economic development’ that never came

BY CHARLOTTE ALLEN

February 10, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 21

Graham, with Sen. Kelly Ayotte, meets reporters after  discussing Benghazi with

The Go-to Senator

Lindsey Graham’s recipe for success

BY MICHAEL WARREN

February 3, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 20

Newscom

Negotiating with Ourselves

Obama’s diplomatic march to an Iranian bomb

BY REUEL MARC GERECHT

February 3, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 20

Ariel Sharon discusses plans for a West Bank wall with locals, 2005.

What Would Arik Do?

Fortune favors the bold

BY ELLIOTT ABRAMS

January 27, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 19

FDR

A Rendezvous with Disaster

Obamacare is a nightmare because today’s progressives have forgotten what FDR learned

BY ARTHUR HERMAN and JOHN YOO

January 27, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 19

Newscom

Know Your Enemy

Al Qaeda’s grand strategy

BY THOMAS JOSCELYN

January 20, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 18

Al Qaeda

The Unmaking of the Middle East

Obama’s historic misunderstanding

BY MARY HABECK and THOMAS DONNELLY

January 20, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 18

A man cradles a dead child among the victims of a gas attack in Syria.

Haunted by Syria?

President Obama is unmoved by the atrocities on his watch

BY ELLIOTT ABRAMS

January 13, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 17