Capitol Ideas

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A Nation Set Apart

By From the July/August 2011 issue

Hostility to Israel is widespread and rising.

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The Decline of Faith

By From the June 2011 issue

It is caused by something more pervasive than non-judgmental liberalism.

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Enchanted by Charter Schools

By From the May 2011 issue

A hope that probably won't fulfill its promise.

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The Multicultural Delusion

By From the April 2011 issue

The Arab revolt of 2011 suggests the whole subject of multiculturalism needs to be revisited.

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Afghanistan: The Futile Conflict

By From the March 2011 issue

Now in its 10th year, it could drag on a lot longer.

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Culture versus Economy

By From the February 2011 issue

Conservatives prevail when the economy is the issue -- but not when it comes to what used to be called "social issues."

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Abortion and Cigars

By 2.17.11

What kind of a country is it where abortion is subsidized and smoking is criminalized?

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Interregnum — and a Transition

By From the December 2010 - January 2011 issue

RIP, Joe Sobran, who died on September 30, age 64.

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The Decline of British Politics

By From the November 2010 issue

No Tea Party could ever get off the ground in Britain.

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What’s Up in San Francisco?

By From the October 2010 issue

Besides the World Series, in case you were wondering.