Our annual list of holiday gift suggestions from distinguished readers and writers.
Benedict XVI is finding ways to allow all roads to lead to Rome again.
Thaddeus McCotter steps out as an unlikely Republican leader.
W. James Antle, III
If Congress can’t pass Obama’s liberal agenda, these people will likely impose it.
Alfred S. Regnery
What would Mr. Reagan think now?
R. Emmett Tyrrell, Jr.
The fundamental difference between liberals and conservatives.
Forget the naysayers. Happy capitalism is here again.
Press criticism of labor unions — is such a thing possible?
The liberals in power face an economic problem that could become a political one as well.
Can Europe be the same place with different people in it?
Douglas Murray & Robin Simcox
John H. Fund
Doug Hoffman’s campaign in upstate New York isn’t necessarily over.
Robert Stacy McCain
A remarkable journey down memory lane.
A recession survival guide from our indispensable monthly Diarist.
What in the world is bracing about despair?
Father Richard John Neuhaus explored the fault lines of American religious and political thought.
G. Tracy Mehan, III
Seth Lipsky assumes that the words of our Constitution have real meaning.
A policy and intellectual success without rival in contemporary history.
Matt Latimer has written this year’s most entertaining book about what goes on — or doesn’t — in Washington.
Finding fault with French cuisine is an old story — but Michael Steinberger is working with fresh ingredients.
Joseph A. Harriss
Craig Shirley has written the definitive book on Ronald Reagan’s winning campaign of 1980.
The coolest godmother — and New Orleans Saints fan — in all creation.
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.
It won’t take long for conservatives to scratch this presidential wannabe off their 2008 scorecard.
Was the President done in by the economy, or by the politics of the economy?