Lee Smith

Senior Editor

The End of Pax Americana

Obama’s ‘accomplishment.’

Oct 12, 2015, Vol. 21, No. 05 • By LEE SMITH



Batter's Up

The Nats’ Bad Season: Blame Mike Rizzo, Not Matt Williams

A fish rots from the head.

4:11 PM, Sep 30, 2015


The Greatest Catcher Who Ever Lived

Yogi Berra, 1925-2015.

3:02 PM, Sep 24, 2015


Putin in Syria

Sep 28, 2015, Vol. 21, No. 03

Obama, Putin in Ireland

Seventy Years of U.S. Middle East Policy, Overturned

Obama cedes power to Putin.

3:50 PM, Sep 15, 2015

Putin Assad

The Putin Solution

What Russia is up to in Syria.

Sep 21, 2015, Vol. 21, No. 02

iran deal

Obama’s Victory Is Iran’s Victory

Sep 14, 2015, Vol. 21, No. 01

Sanctions Relief for Terrorists

1:54 PM, Aug 31, 2015

Lebanon's Garbage Politics

6:12 PM, Aug 25, 2015

US Capitol Building at night Jan 2006

Rejecting the Deal Doesn't Mean War

With U.S. sanctions still in place, Iran will remain out in the cold.

3:50 PM, Aug 13, 2015

Obama Chesh 5

Obama and the Iranian Revolution Guard Corps

They're tacitly coordinating around the Middle East

4:35 PM, Aug 10, 2015


Hastening War

Aug 17, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 46


Obama Tars Iran Deal Skeptics

5:01 PM, Aug 5, 2015


Fuel on the Fire

Aug 10, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 45

Samir Kuntar

Report: Israel Airstrikes in Syria

Killing Samir Kuntar.

8:04 PM, Jul 29, 2015

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Lee Smith is a senior editor at The Weekly Standard. A senior fellow at the Hudson Institute, Smith is the also author of The Strong Horse: Power, Politics, and the Clash of Arab Civilizations (Doubleday 2010). 

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