Dave Malan

The I Factor

Presidents and the first-person pronoun: a historical survey.

Feb 16, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 22 • By JAMES W. CEASER



Berns, left, with George W. Bush and fellow National Humanities Medal recipients

Freedom, Virtue, and Walter Berns

The constitutionalist par excellence.

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

A protester at a Board of Visitors meeting  at the University of Virginia, Novem

The Flight from Reason on Campus

And the madness of crowds.

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

F. H. Buckley

Kingdom Come

The irresistible rise of the imperial presidency

Jul 28, 2014, Vol. 19, No. 43

Now available everywhere

The Great Disappointment of 2013

What happens when a political messiah fails?

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

Reading Tocqueville in Beijing

Reading Tocqueville in Beijing

The old regime fears a revolution.

Nov 19, 2012, Vol. 18, No. 10

President Obama

The Day After

Four scenarios for the next four years

Nov 5, 2012, Vol. 18, No. 08

Mitt the Manhandler

An Unspinnable Debate

How Romney won a clear victory in Denver.

Oct 15, 2012, Vol. 18, No. 05

Cartoon of Romney and Obama facing off

The Businessman vs. the Professor

The personal dimension of the Romney-Obama face off.

Apr 30, 2012, Vol. 17, No. 31

Photo of the Masonic eye above a pyramid

One World

Are we ready for rule by ‘the party of global governance’?

Jan 23, 2012, Vol. 17, No. 18

Cartoon of Mitt Romney

The Gift of Gab

With Mitt Romney as its candidate, could the GOP find that its long national nightmare of verbal inadequacy is over?

Oct 31, 2011, Vol. 17, No. 07

Caricature of Liberal Professors

Another Voting Paradox

Political scientists and democracy.

Sep 19, 2011, Vol. 17, No. 01

Irving Kristol

The Great Persuader

The wisdom and wit of Irving Kristol.

Feb 14, 2011, Vol. 16, No. 21

The Very Model of a Modern Midterm

The Very Model of a Modern Midterm

This fall’s election looks unusual—just like the last few.

Sep 13, 2010, Vol. 15, No. 48

The Unpresidential President

The Unpresidential President

Barack Obama has managed a rare feat: The longer he holds office, the more he diminishes in stature.

Aug 2, 2010, Vol. 15, No. 43

The Roots of Obama Worship

The Roots of Obama Worship

Auguste Comte’s Religion of Humanity finds a 21st-century savior.

Jan 25, 2010, Vol. 15, No. 18

A War President and His Party

Will Democrats be able to keep from criticizing Obama on Afghanistan?

Dec 14, 2009, Vol. 15, No. 13

How Now Will Obama Bow?

Will the president show as much respect for the Dalai Lama as he did for the emperor of Japan?

9:00 AM, Nov 17, 2009

Giving 'Realism' a Bad Name

The demise of idealism in Obama's Washington.

Jun 29, 2009, Vol. 14, No. 39

Alive and Kicking

Reports of conservatism's demise have been greatly exaggerated.

11:00 PM, Feb 24, 2009

My Goodness, Your Badness

Moral judgments and partisan polarization.

Jun 2, 2008, Vol. 13, No. 36

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