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Robert Peach

Robert Peach

The New York Times has a bittersweet piece today about a smoking ban in France which has been expanded to include cafés: “Even France, Haven...

There’s been a huge amount of talk this election season about the potential impact Youtube might have on the election specifically and on our...

In our December interview with Terry Teachout, the veteran contributor to COMMENTARY and horizon regular discusses the New York Philharmonic’s trip to North ...

This coming Sunday afternoon, Ron Paul supporters, hot off their $4.3 million dollar “money bomb” fundraising effort in November, are holding a Boston Tea Party-themed...

The inimitable Charles Johnson over at Little Green Footballs links to an interview between Newsweek International editor Fareed Zakaria and Ayaan Hirsi Ali, the Dutch...

On Tuesday afternoon, Max Boot sat down with contentions to discuss his recent trip to Saudi Arabia, the controversial National Intelligence Estimate, and the progress...

An interview with the editor of National Review about his recent trip to Iraq, the case for bombing Iran, Ron Paul, and more. An Interview with...

Four members of the "cultural guerrilla" cell Untergunther were exonerated in Paris on Friday for breaking into the Panthéon after-hours to repair the building's...

Yesterday, the Wall Street Journal ran a fascinating piece about the board game Monopoly’s usefulness during World War II. The game, apparently, was used by...

Gordon G. Chang is a regular contributor to contentions and the author, most recently, of “How China and Russia Threaten the World,” from the June...

Michael J. Lewis is a professor of art at Williams College and a contributor to the horizon, the arts blog of COMMENTARY. He is...

Terry Teachout discusses his essay in the October issue of Commentary "Beyond the Musical Avant Garde", Claire Danes as Eliza Doolittle, the Japanese lithographer Toko...