The question is how to solve our problem of unsustainable debt.
Steven G. Calabresi
San Francisco, back when it was beautiful and not the world capital of political correctness, didn’t have to go out of its way to attract attention.
In a parliamentary system, we would easily solve our debt crisis.
He’s a winner in a Republican year, with no need in the world to win liberal approval.
John H. Fund
For starters, he was principled, fearless, and astute. And Washington, D.C., never trusted him, because he knew the real source of America’s greatness.
Robert W. Merry
Alfred S. Regnery
We are a nation of immigrants. But we are also a nation of laws.
Rep. Lamar Smith
R. Emmett Tyrrell, Jr.
Will the so-called super committee end up pitting defense hawks against anti-taxers?
W. James Antle, III
When rites of passage disappear from public life, civilization does as well, and one result is young men running amok.
Until it ceases to be re-elected at 80 percent rates the Ruling Class will continue to remain unaccountable.
The real story of the financial panic of 2008 is worlds apart from the conventional wisdon.
Compassionate conservatism was no match for last August’s outbreak.
In France their game is about life, not sex.
Joseph A. Harriss
One would think so — yet under this presidency he will never be allowed to rest in peace.
Thanks to the Taxpayer Protection Pledge, “taxes are off the table” — and the president can’t stand it.
Grover G. Norquist
In Israel, well-founded worries over the “Arab Spring.”
Tim Goeglein, President George W. Bush’s prodigal aide, has found redemption.
Our monthly Diarist’s print magazine installment.
Jacqueline Kennedy’s delicious tapes reveal her as rather snobby and snide — though maybe that was Arthur Schlesinger egging her on.
In Henry Kissinger, Richard Nixon found his foreign minister.
John R. Coyne, Jr.
Thomas Reed was a great and honorable House speaker — and he killed the filiibuster.
Aram Bakshian, Jr.
An “agnostic Protestant” may not necessarily be the best choice to write a history of the papacy.
Philip F. Lawler
Thirty-three years can make all the difference.
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?