Post Archive

March 2, 2012

Robert Kagan of the Brookings Institution has written a short, thoughtful book, The World America Made, which he discussed in a recent interview with Charlie...

The White House has escalated the controversy about Rush Limbaugh’s supposedly grave insult of a Georgetown University law student who testified on Capitol Hill in favor...

I just wanted to add an additional thought to what Alana wrote regarding Senator Rick Santorum. It isn’t simply that he spoke about his private...

So aside from detainees getting tortured and killed, at least the rest of the situation in Libya is going well: Fury over the accidental burning of...

As I promised earlier in my post about the death of the great James Q. Wilson, Commentary is making available the entirety of his 45...

The odds that Republicans will be able to take back the White House seem slimmer by the day. But is it getting to the point...

Jonathan neatly summed up the reasons behind the oh come on, dude sensation one gets from reading this morning's Jeffrey Goldberg interview with President Obama....

BuzzFeed posted this audio clip today under the headline “Santorum Loses His Cool During Interview With Cincinnati Radio Station.” I’m not sure what exactly they’re...

Mitt Romney seems to have gotten a small post-Michigan bounce in the next key primary state of Ohio, but he’s still trailing Rick Santorum by...

James Q. Wilson—who was this nation's foremost political scientist, literally the author of the definitive textbook on the workings of American government, a writer of...

Why on earth are Obama administration officials loudly proclaiming they have no intention of taking any military action in Syria? "At this point, we do not...

The Atlantic’s Jeffrey Goldberg was rewarded for years of diligent cheerleading for Barack Obama with an exclusive interview that was published this morning. Goldberg asks...