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Noah Rothman

Noah Rothman

Noah Rothman is the Associate Editor of Commentary.

John Podhoretz is out today. In his absence, Noah Rothman, Abe Greenwald, and Sohrab Ahmari discuss the White House’s ongoing personnel churn with the ouster...
Gaslighting

Did you hear? They’re talking about repealing the Second Amendment. It started with former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens and George Washington University Law...
gun control

When gun-control activists say that we are in the midst of a sea change, they’re not wrong. Hundreds of thousands of concerned citizens have taken...
gun control

In April of 1999, when two Colorado teenagers tried to kill as many of their classmates as they could, I was a junior in high...
steve bannon

Steve Bannon is a man in a hurry. After all, when you’re dedicated to engineering a revolution in human consciousness, patience is a luxury. Transformational...
wall

President Donald Trump loves to talk about "the Wall" that he claims will be built on the U.S-Mexico border. On the campaign trail, Trump wasn’t...
yemen

The Senate voted down a resolution on Tuesday aimed at ending U.S. support for the Saudi-led war in Yemen. It was a bitter defeat, but...
russia

Millions of Americans watched with great apprehension as Donald Trump spent the 2016 presidential campaign vigorously supporting Vladimir Putin’s strongman regime. That apprehension did not...
driver-less cars

As long as mankind has possessed the capacity to innovate, it has also been able to scare itself half to death. Technology is disruptive; it seems...
Hillary Clinton

The age of Donald Trump is a period of disorientation. Donald Trump decries “fake news,” while his opponents promote reports that “ring true” as fact....
california

Throughout 2015 and 2016, Democrats had a good laugh at the Republican predicament—and who could blame them? Observing as a neophyte celebrity dispatched with one...
Donald Trump

The spin is on, and you’re probably already dizzy from it. Don’t listen to a word of it. This race wasn’t about right-to-work legislation, steel...