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John Podhoretz

John Podhoretz

John Podhoretz is the editor of Commentary.

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Exactly two years ago yesterday, I published a blog post on this site called Trump: The Case for Despairing—About America. I wrote: "The issue with...

On the second of this week's podcasts, I get into it with Noah Rothman on whether the president's behavior toward his attorney general and the...

On the first of this week's COMMENTARY podcasts, Noah Rothman and Abe Greenwald join me to sort through—and we do it systematically, which is a...

On the second of this week's podcasts, I ask Abe Greenwald and Noah Rothman whether the health-care debacle this week is simply a reflection of...

The first COMMENTARY podcast of the week finds me, Abe Greenwald, and Noah Rothman wondering what a poll showing the president with 36 percent support...

On the second of this week's podcasts, the COMMENTARY crew (Abe Greenwald, Noah Rothman, and I) takes up the new Senate health-care bill and its...

In the first of this week's COMMENTARY podcasts, we go through the series of bombshell revelations this weekend about the heretofore undisclosed 2016 meeting between...

On this week's only podcast, COMMENTARY's Abe Greenwald and Noah Rothman join me to discuss the unholy choices posed by the North Korea ICBM test...

On the second of this week's podcasts, the COMMENTARY crew is scattered far afield—I'm in Vegas, baby; Noah Rothman is at home in Jersey; and...

On the first podcast of the week, we (that is, Abe Greenwald, Noah Rothman, and I) look at the Supreme Court's decision to allow parts...

We're podcasting a day early here at COMMENTARY in order to take the measure of the result in the Georgia special House election. Abe Greenwald,...

On this week's first COMMENTARY podcast, Abe Greenwald and I say yes and Noah Rothman says no. Noah makes a valiant effort at being sensible...