Ethan Epstein

Associate Editor
Obama Portrait 2006

Obama Criticizes the Democratic Process in Undemocratic Ethiopia

3:35 PM, Jul 27, 2015 • By ETHAN EPSTEIN


New York Times

Timothy Egan Throws a Snowball

A flawed column in the New York Times.

9:04 AM, Jul 6, 2015

Jon Bon Jovi

Jon Bon Jovi, American Hero

He wasn't Petty.

2:17 PM, Jun 30, 2015

Washington Post

The Washington Post Boomer-Splains Millennials

Yet again.

9:07 AM, Jun 22, 2015

Report: Fire at the Koryo Hotel

8:35 AM, Jun 11, 2015

Tom Petty

On Campaign Songs, Don't Be Petty

12:04 PM, May 27, 2015

Goulds Book Arcade BookStack

Columbia Students Feel ‘Triggered’ By Ovid

An argument in their (partial) defense.

11:22 AM, May 14, 2015

Carly Fiorina

What Do Sarah Palin and Carly Fiorina Have In Common?

Very, very little.

10:03 AM, May 4, 2015

North Korean Diplomats Interrupt Refugees at the United Nations

Pyongyang-style diplomacy in action.

12:54 PM, Apr 30, 2015

Kim Jong Eun

Report: Kim Jong-un Executes Fifteen Top North Korean Officials

Here's why that's even worse than it looks.

10:02 AM, Apr 30, 2015

Salman Rushdie.

The PEN Center Is Mightier . . .

. . . than Teju Cole, Peter Carey, and four other writers.

10:29 AM, Apr 27, 2015


A Bad Day For Abe

Congress should reschedule the Japanese leader's address.

10:04 AM, Apr 21, 2015

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Ethan Epstein is an associate editor at The Weekly Standard. He's also written for the Wall Street Journal, National Journal, SlateCity Journal, and other publications. He holds a BA in history from Reed College.

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