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August 15, 2007

For a healthy bit of schadenfreude, take a look at this blog post from Katha Pollitt, a columnist for the Nation. It is a plaintive...

Ross Douthat, one of the bright lights of the rising generation of young conservatives (boy, it makes me feel old to write that!), professes himself...

Parliaments the world over have attempted to emulate Westminster, the mother of modern Western democracy. Clearly, Westminster's aura and glory have more to do with...

The State Department has designated Fatah al-Islam, a self-declared al-Qaeda affiliate of Sunni Muslim extremists based in northern Lebanon, a "terrorist" group. Back in March, the...

• “Once or twice in a generation—if that often—a very wise person writes a very pithy book that compresses everything that needs to be said...