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October 19, 2007

Readers may recall a Time magazine article from July, “The Last Jews of Baghdad,” reporting that, in the Iraqi capital, only eight Jews remain of...

Fred Siegel, a regular contributor to contentions and the author of Prince of the City: Giuliani, New York, and the Genius of American Life (2005),...

First there was Daniel Patrick Moynihan, whose COMMENTARY article, “The United States in Opposition,” ended up bringing him to the United Nations. Then there was...

When Columbia University invited Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad to speak last month, the most common refrain uttered by the University's defenders was that, by doing...

Should We Expel the Jews From Kentucky, Tennessee, and Mississippi? The open-government lobby in Washington is highly influential. From the Reporters Committee for Freedom of the...