The perverse effects of the world dollar standard.
Lewis E. Lehrman
The president is trying to hide from his “signature achievement.”
Billionaire brothers Charles and David Koch joined the Tea Party movement. They didn’t create it.
Meet Mr. and Mrs. Bill Ayers, and their friend, the president. Our September cover story.
Alfred S. Regnery
Alfred S. Regnery
R. Emmett Tyrrell, Jr.
The Mob versus the Nazis was an offer an Obama predecessor couldn’t refuse.
It is culture that creates economics, and not the other way around.
Ideas do have consequences — but only if they’re implemented.
You maybe thought Greece was reformable?
Twin crises and rising populism threaten the European Union.
Joseph A. Harriss
Michigan is seizing control of failed local governments.
John H. Fund
Two life-changing experiences — in the public square.
Sandpoint, Idaho, was never more glorious than this past summer.
A two and a half hour film is not the best medium for metaphysical exploration. Fortunately, not all directors are Terrence Malick.
What happens to a great playwright when he’s no longer a braindead liberal?
John R. Coyne, Jr.
The risky behavior of bankers was not the proximate cause of our financial crisis.
There’s no better one-volume history of the war than Andrew Roberts’ latest masterpiece.
Aram Bakshian, Jr.
Agreeing and disagreeing with Nick Gillespie and Matt Welch.
W. James Antle, III
Just how guilty are Fannie and Freddie for the financial crisis? Read Reckless Endangerment and decide.
Meet Bogey, who though much like Gus isn’t Gus the Second.
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?