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Matthew Taylor
Matthew Taylor was an editorial intern at The American Spectator, with a scholarship from the National Journalism Center. He is a graduate of Hillsdale College. Follow him on Twitter @mjohntaylor.
by | Dec 13, 2012

In Search of the City on a Hill: The Making and Unmaking of an American Myth(Continuum, 244 pages, $24.95)Richard M. Gamble  In November 1979, while Jimmy Carter worried over the United States’ “crisis of confidence,” Ronald Reagan announced his candidacy…

by | Dec 5, 2012

Michael Medved: Tax Rate Nostalgia (Townhall) Hillary Clinton tops 2016 Poll (ABC) Five Film Composers on Creating a World (LA Times) Rubio, Ryan look to Inclusivity, Growing Middle Class in joint Speeches (WaPo) Confrontation between Rival Protestors looms in Egypt…

by | Dec 4, 2012

15 Cops Injured in Northern Ireland over British Flag Protest (NBC) Syrian Capital Besieged (NYT) London Mayor pressures Cameron for referendum on E.U. Membership (Reuters) FBI to abandon J. Edgar Hoover Building? (WaPo) The Case for the Filibuster (NRO) One…

by | Dec 3, 2012

Homeless Man Hides Boots to Protect his Life. (NPR) Will Sandy Relief fall of Fiscal Cliff? (WaPo) Owner and Wealthy Squatter Fight over Apartment. Fallout from LA Foreclosures. (LA Times) Kim Kardashian causes Islamic Protest in Bahrain (NY Daily) AAA…

by | Nov 28, 2012

Oliver Stone Screws it up Again (NRO) Obama, Boehner completely Ignoring Negotiations (Politico) Senior GOP Lawmaker Bends on Taxes (WSJ) The New Future of Spacetravel (NewScientist) Cubans to Pay Taxes for First Time in 50 Years (NBC) Costco Special Dividend…

by | Nov 27, 2012

Mexican Beauty Queen killed in Drug Shootout (CNN) China paper falls for Onion’s “Sexiest Man Alive” Award to North Korean Dictator (CBS) No Worries: Lapland is Rising Out of the Ocean (Baltic is Receding) (NBC) O.E.C.D. forecasts Low Growth and…

by | Nov 27, 2012
by | Nov 26, 2012

Time Short to Fight Obamacare in Courts (Politico) 10,000 Immortals: Long-term, Limited Presence in Afghanistan (WSJ) Catalonian Independence Bid Stalls (Reuters) Syrian Rebels Seize Dam and Airbases (NYT) Betsy Woodruff: Girls, not Women (NR) Art from China’s most famous Dissident Artist (FP)…

by | Nov 26, 2012
by | Nov 20, 2012

Nate Silver on Why Pollsters Failed (Politico) Illegal Immigrants to Pay In-State Tuition at Mass. State Colleges (NYT) Charges Filed Against Murdoch Editors Accused of Paying Officials for Information (NPR) Egyptian President Says Israeli Air Strikes will End in a…

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