Power Shift, by Kirkpatrick Sale
THE notion that the various geoTgraphic regions of the United States are inhabited by people who share some distinctive interests and JEANE KIRKPATRICK, who teaches political science at…
About the Author
Jeane J. Kirkpatrick was Leavey Professor of Political Science at Georgetown University and a resident scholar at the American Enterprise Institute. Scholar, diplomat, loyal friend of Commentary and champion of liberty, Kirkpatrick died on December 7, 2006. Her seminal essay, “Dictatorships & Double Standards,” published in Commentary’s November 1979 issue, led directly to her appointment by Ronald Reagan as United States ambassador to the United Nations.