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Iran

More than 1,700 arrests and at least two-dozen deaths later, the Tehran regime seems to have suppressed Iran's latest mass uprising. Scattered protests and skirmishes...
donald trump

An internal conflict over the trajectory of the GOP’s evolution in the Trump era quietly reached a turning point in late 2017 that has become...
Iran

As anti-regime protesters meet with an increasingly violent response from the sources of authority in Iran, it seems that those in the West who supported...
daca

Lost in the coverage of the Republican victory over tax-code reform this week has been the Republican victory on immigration. Though it is a minor...
Donald Trump

Reasonable conservatives who took a dim view of Trump in the 2016 campaign have recently been reassessing the president’s record, and they’ve given it high...

What’s in the tax bill? How will it impact the economy and, thus, the 2018 midterms? The COMMENTARY Magazine podcast hosts answer those questions are...
Donald Trump

Being the dominant governing party is a mixed bag. You and your allies enjoy all the perks and can set the agenda, but your freedom...
Nuclear weapons

By December of 2016, the imminent prospect of handing control of America’s nuclear arsenal over to Donald Trump already had the American left on edge....
roy moore

No one should be too proud of the fact that the election of a Democrat to the U.S. Senate from Alabama over a spectacularly flawed,...
steve bannon

Roy Moore's defeat in Tuesday's special election in Alabama has many salutary effects. It ensures that a man credibly accused of preying on teenagers won't...
donald trump

With just about a month to go before we close out the first full year of Donald Trump’s presidency, those of us who have survived...
al franken

If Senator Al Franken has not resigned by the time you read this, it shouldn’t be long now. On Wednesday, a seventh woman publicly alleged...