R. Emmett Tyrrell, Jr. | from the April 2009 issue
How could a free market health care system cover those with chronic conditions? One University of Chicago finance professor says he has the answer.
Congress moves to end restrictions on activism funded by the infamous Legal Services Corporation.
Barack Obama has all the makings of a shaky war president.
A local perspective on Kathleen Sebelius’s abortion advocacy.
A tale of two conferences.
Permanent adolescence cannot be the goal of genuine friendship.
Fascism’s facsimile, as freedom starts to fade.
Conservatives can’t be effective in opposition until Democrats are running scared.
Obama, Gordon Brown, Europe, and the G20 protests.
Sooner or later their lives are put in order by the IRS.
Isn’t it finally time for a European defense of Europe?
It will be released this morning by Rep. Paul Ryan, as an alternative to the Obama insanity.
The “duty to die” movement is alive and well.
When the Religious Left testifies about global warming, even sympathetic congressmen don’t much care to listen.
What about our president’s vaunted intelligence, morality, and honesty?
You can fool voters — and readers — only some of the time.
George Friedman sees the future and how it might work.
Rammed through by Reid and Pelosi and signed into law yesterday, the whopping Omnibus Public Land Management Act of 2009 is a huge stinker all Obama’s own.
Carter speech haunts Obama appearance at university.
If we haven’t recovered by now, we never will. A special report.
Worse than what Secretary of State Clinton did at the Basilica of Guadalupe was her stop in Houston.
What neither Wagoner nor Obama wants to talk about.
Pelosi none too concerned. Also: Who succeeds Robert Gates?
The press hailed it as a victory for patients — but in the end they’re the ones who’ll end up paying.
Not that they’ll admit it, but the alarmists’ day is over.
A hitchhiker’s guide to survival in the great American outback.
Eleventh Hour is a new television drama with a surprisingly conservative take on bioethical issues.
A man of faith in a godless age is hitting Americans where it hurts.
Mr. and Mrs. American Spectator Reader, let P.J. O’Rourke talk sense to your kids.
In Britain, defending your property can get you life.
The debacle of this president’s administration is both a cause and a symptom of the decline of American values. Unless Congress impeaches him, that decline will go on unchecked. An eminent jurist surveys the damage and assesses the chances for the recovery of our culture.
It won’t take long for conservatives to scratch this presidential wannabe off their 2008 scorecard.
The American Christmas, like the songs that celebrate it, makes room for everybody under the rainbow. Is that why so many people seem to be hostile to it?
Was the President done in by the economy, or by the politics of the economy?