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Matthew Continetti

Matthew Continetti

Matthew Continetti is editor in chief of the Washington Free Beacon.

Judging by the images, the war between Israel and Hamas is the first conflict in history in which only one side has soldiers. As I...

Charles Fourier, the utopian socialist who lived from 1772 to 1837, has been on my mind. Long ago, Fourier was considered a deep, monumental, visionary...

I confess that I enjoyed myself immensely during the recent controversy over Donald Sterling’s racism. Each day brought new pleasures. The story began with the...

It was, in its way, a journalistic milestone: On March 22 of this year, the New York Times admitted that twice a week, on Sundays...

In February, Hillary Clinton visited a majority-Hispanic classroom in East Harlem, where she extolled the wonder-working properties of early childhood education. One photo of the...

You may not like this and I hope we can still be friends, but I kind of like Ezra Klein. Not that I actually know...

Things That Matter: Three Decades of Passions, Pastimes, and PoliticsBy Charles KrauthammerCrown Forum, 400 pages Young people often ask Charles Krauthammer how they can become a...

Neither the senate nor the House of Representatives had voted on the proposed agreement to avoid the “fiscal cliff” of tax hikes and spending cuts...

The Victory Lab: The Secret Science of Winning CampaignsBy Sasha IssenbergCrown, 368 pages Matthew Dowd was in Austin when he had a revelation. It...