Afghanistan has been transformed from a wasteland to a country of possibility, but its future rests on upcoming decisions in Kabul and Washington.
The least understood and most insular American Jews have much to teach us.
Obama’s place in history.
An American withdrawal from global affairs will not yield a more peaceful world.
The short story for July/August.
James Madison by Lynne Cheney
American Spartan by Ann Scott Tyson
American Panic by Mark Stein
On leaving (and not quite leaving) Russia.
Movie adaptations are killing a great popular art form.
The Golden Age Shtetl by Yohanan Petrovsky-ShternShtetl by Jeffrey Shandler
The Golden Age Shtetl by Yohanan Petrovsky-Shtern
Shtetl by Jeffrey Shandler
The Rise and Fall of Great Powers by Tom Rachman
Responses to David Frum's, "Don't Go To Pot"
Responses to Jonathan S. Tobin's, “American Jewry’s New Chance”
Responses to Arthur Herman’s, “Will Israel Be the Next Energy Superpower?”
The joke for July/August
Copyright Commentary Magazine 1997-2014 All Rights Reserved
If you are already a digital subscriber,
log in here »
Print subscriber? For free access to the website and iPad, register here »
click here to see our subscription offers »
Already a Subscriber? Click here to log in
Print subscriber? Get free access »