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John Podhoretz

John Podhoretz

John Podhoretz is the editor of Commentary.

On the second COMMENTARY podcast of the week, I ask Noah Rothman and Abe Greenwald whether things are changing on the Right in regards to...

On this week's first podcast, the COMMENTARY crew (Noah Rothman, Abe Greenwald, and I) discuss whether the mass shooting in Las Vegas speaks to the...

On the second COMMENTARY podcast of the week, Noah Rothman and Abe Greenwald seek to answer my deeply pointed queries about what the victory of...

The first COMMENTARY podcast of the week finds us (me, Abe Greenwald, and Noah Rothman) discussing the weekend of knee-taking and Trump-tweeting about patriotism and...

With Noah Rothman sadly out of commission for the day, Abe Greenwald and I discuss the president's speech at the UN (good!), the attacks on...
Donald Trump

Mere days ago, Breitbart’s Steve Bannon told “60 Minutes” that “our purpose is to support Donald Trump.” Then, on Wednesday, Trump decided to make an...

Yes, we told you so, and we say it again and again on the second of this week's COMMENTARY podcasts. Noah Rothman, Abe Greenwald, and...
Clinton Email Scandal

So I spent the day reading What Happened, Hillary Rodham Clinton's simultaneously interesting and dreadful book about the 2016 campaign. First, let us dispense with the ludicrous...

The first post-Labor Day COMMENTARY podcast finds Abe Greenwald and Noah Rothman responding to my questions about the Trump decision to rescind the Deferred Action...

The second COMMENTARY podcast of the week features me, Noah Rothman, and Abe Greenwald digging deep into new polls—including one issued by President Trump's own...

The first COMMENTARY podcast of the week finds us—me, Abe Greenwald, and Noah Rothman—wondering at the grandiose plans of Steve Bannon after the White House....
Steve Bannon

The fact that Steve Bannon, ousted from his senior role at the Trump White House, was its "chief strategist" in the first place is testimony...