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Donald Trump

russia

Mired in disputes with allies from NATO to Qatar and still unable to fill out his national security team, President Trump has not inspired confidence...
gop

Travel among earnest liberals and anti-Trump conservatives in self-imposed exile, and you’re likely to be asked one urgent question: When will the GOP have had...
north korea

The criminal regime in North Korea has claimed countless hundreds of thousands, even millions, of victims over the years among its own people who have...
Syria

On Sunday, a U.S. F/A-18E fighter plane shot down a Syrian Su-22 fighter jet that was attacking U.S.-backed Arab and Kurdish forces fighting to liberate...

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...
peace

I rarely waste time trying to debunk conspiracy theories, but this particular one has become so popular among certain pro-Israel conservatives, and is so damaging...

Whither populism? On that question rests the future of the West. If populism becomes ascendant on both sides of the Atlantic, it will kill the...
James Mattis

Word that President Trump is delegating decisions about troop levels in Afghanistan to the Pentagon arrived at almost the same time as news that ISIS...
qatar

It’s now been more than a week since several Arab states and the Maldives not only severed diplomatic relations with Qatar but also began to...

Delta and Bank of America have pulled out of sponsoring the New York Public Theaters’s production of Shakespeare’s “Julius Caesar” in Central Park because the...
disaster

Believe it or not, the Trump administration has been lucky. Sure, the president is an embattled figure, but the scandals and controversies with which he...

In the last of this week’s COMMENTARY podcasts, the gang (John Podhoretz, Abe Greenwald, and Noah Rothman) break down former FBI Director James Comey’s testimony...