And do they deserve to win big this November? And if they do win, do they know what to do? Can they ever be trusted again? A pre-election symposium, from our Summer Issue.
The only serious opposition to this arrogant Ruling Party is coming not from feckless Republicans but from what might be called the Country Party — and its vision is revolutionary. Our special Summer Issue cover story.
Angelo M. Codevilla
How Arizona reflects changes in the country’s immigration politics. From our new July/August issue, just in time for a federal lawsuit.
W. James Antle, III
Alfred S. Regnery
It’s one medicine Obamacare won’t care to cover.
Rep. Paul Broun, MD
R. Emmett Tyrrell, Jr.
The European Union is supposed to promote amity among its members. The result has been the opposite: hatred.
Could a new GOP majority win a government shutdown battle over defunding the national health care law? From our July-August issue.
Worn-out gestures of rebellion before an audience that long ago lost the capacity for outrage.
An anti-statist for all time.
As German restaurants disappear from our midst, this Washington establishments remains a happy anomaly.
Aram Bakshian, Jr.
There’s no reason to compare his situation to Reagan’s c. 1982.
The White House has served notice that it will continue to apply both monetary and fiscal stimulus through the rest of this year if not longer, the $2 trillion yearly federal overruns be damned.
It can’t be done by constantly chasing lower than expected revenues.
John H. Fund
Sixty-five years ago today, a remarkable memorial service was held in one of London’s great churches in honor of a then obscure German pastor and theologian, Dietrich Bonhoeffer.
Our gun-owning Diarist loads up in our Summer issue.
When outrage becomes predictable it ceases to be outrageous.
John Allen’s reporting on the Catholic Church is of the highest order.
Wesley Smith on the human cost of the animal rights movement.
Rev. Michael P. Orsi
Jonathan Alter’s insider take on Obama’s glorious first year.
John R. Coyne, Jr.
Arthur Brooks has written a fierce and necessary manifesto.
Brian C. Anderson
R. Emmett Tyrrell, Jr.
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?
H/T to National Review Online