Thanks to conservative political and intellectual success, originalism as a guiding judicial philosophy is here to stay.
A great French institution shows no signs of slowing down.
Joseph A. Harriss
And that’s only the beginning of a new Dark Age.
President Obama has no use for American exceptionalism or any special relationship with English-speaking peoples. Our February 2010 cover story.
Alfred S. Regnery
Is this what Americans wanted, a federal government that spends a third of our income?
Walter E. Williams
R. Emmett Tyrrell, Jr.
It is a pity Karl Popper did not live to see that Global Warming fitted perfectly into his model of a pseudo-theory.
The man who saw it coming.
Plato remains our finest rock critic.
For about a generation, the Western world has been coping with a politicized attack on science by the very people who should have been guarding its integrity.
John H. Fund
The hatching of a kinder, gentler immigration hawk.
W. James Antle, III
Forgiving enemies is one of the hardest commandments in Jesus’ teachings.
Going to Kansas City — when I was 64. Excerpts from Ben’s monthly diary.
The art of the past has become a closed book.
You won’t want to miss Tom Mallon’s scrumptious new book.
What did Ted Kennedy’s memoir say about his Catholicism?
Philip F. Lawler
Sarah Palin has the talent and time to retool her image.
R. Emmett Tyrrell, Jr.
The likely winners of this year’s Super Bowl made sure it won’t be a big game.
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?