Islamists know how to play the game.
Five surprise developments in 2009 point to a great reversal this fall.
Grover G. Norquist
Our nation’s energy giant holds its own in the carbon wars.
Conservatives turn their fire on the Republican Party. From our new March issue.
W. James Antle, III
Alfred S. Regnery
What’s at stake in the health care fight.
Makeup artists on the morning commute.
At first it was retaliation for 9/11 — but eight and a half years later?
The centerpiece of California’s energy policy is really the absence of energy.
William Yeatman & Jeremy Lott
Would Proust have known what to make of his country’s vanishing identity?
Joseph A. Harriss
No, it’s not (always) an oxymoron.
Suddenly last winter — from Ben’s monthly Diary.
Once we expected from art an imitation of something we already knew.
Arthur Koestler’s both a necessary and a troublesome subject for biography.
Luther Martin was what today we would describe as a “paleoconservative,” a lover of tradition, prescription, and local control.
Rev. Michael P. Orsi
A whale of a book by a fine writer about a puny subject — Jimmy Carter — and what passed for his foreign policy.
John R. Coyne, Jr.
An unexpected contribution from Newt Gingrich to American lad literature.
R. Emmett Tyrrell, Jr.
Tutankhamun really wasn’t as pretty as advertised.
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?