Richard Starr


Richard Starr has been an editor at The Weekly Standard since the magazine’s launch in August 1995. He previously worked as an editor at a variety of publications, including the Washington Times, the National Interest, the Public Interest, Insight, and the American Spectator, and as an editor and policy analyst for the Hudson Institute. He has a BA from Indiana University and lives with his wife and son in Arlington, Virginia.

Stories by Richard Starr


The Manifesto Behind the Horror in Norway

7:55 PM, Jul 23, 2011

The Norwegian terrorist seems to have penned a long Unabomber-style manifesto, "2083: A European Declaration of Indpendence," which can be downloaded, for now at least, at this link.

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Phoebe Snow, 1950-2011

1:44 PM, Apr 28, 2011

Readers of a certain age may remember Phoebe Snow as a fabulously talented singer whose quirky hit "Poetry Man" topped the charts briefly in the spring of 1975.

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