Article Archive

Scott Hahn’s Call to Save the Family

Want to restore our culture? The Christian scholar says marriage is the place to start.

May 21, 2018

Does Mark Warner See the ‘Deep State’ As His Ticket Out of the Senate?

The ambitious Virginia senator’s vote for Haspel and his unflinching support of the intelligence community is no accident.

May 21, 2018

Washington’s Pax Americana Cartel

How can you trust an establishment that so easily succumbs to fantasies of global hegemony and go-it-alone militarism?

May 21, 2018

TAC Bookshelf for the Week of May 21

From J.R.R. Tolkien to Josef Pieper, TAC writers Olmstead, Larison and Beauchamp share what they are reading this week

May 21, 2018

Iraq’s Nationalist Repudiation of America and Iran

Iraqis just elected an old American enemy to power, and Washington won’t be pleased.

May 18, 2018

Ripping the Mask Off Wilson’s World Stage Play

New production pulls no punches in chronicling the two terms of our most messianic, interventionist president.

May 18, 2018

Benjamin Schwarz Named New Editor of The American Conservative

Former TAC national editor and Atlantic literary editor says he is honored to take up the mantle of our magazine’s principled tradition.

May 18, 2018

Italy Sets Course for Left-Right Populist Surge

The elites’ days are numbered, as the immigration crisis sweeps two anti-establishment parties to power.

May 18, 2018

The Beautiful, Genuine Artistry of Retro Video Games

Amidst so much politics and tribalism, they can provide portals into thoughtfully rendered alternate worlds.

May 18, 2018

Donald Trump’s Betrayal of American and European Diplomacy

His withdrawal from the Iran deal is the biggest breach in transatlantic trust since the Iraq invasion.

May 17, 2018

Obama’s Failure Set Stage for Trump’s Unilateral Israel Policy

Not since the Balfour Declaration in 1917 has there been such a decisive thumb on the scale for the Zionist cause.

May 17, 2018

Tom Wolfe’s Tribalist America

Remembering the late great reporter-novelist who ventured into our mists and foresaw our present crisis.

May 17, 2018

When UN Peacekeeping Goes Horribly Wrong

Taxpayers are paying billions for ineffective, corrupt, and in some cases predatory Blue Hats. Why?

May 17, 2018

Europe’s Counterpunch to America Over the Iran Deal

Donald Trump has shaken our transatlantic relationships to their foundations. Now the Europeans are fighting back.

May 16, 2018

Walker Percy’s Funny and Frightening Prophecy

The novel he said “rocks the boat” portrays a chilling and alarmingly plausible future.

May 16, 2018

America’s Fossil Fuel Boom

Elites say we’re supposed to be adopting renewables to fight climate change. Instead the opposite is happening.

May 16, 2018

Ford Says Farewell

Why America’s most iconic automaker plans to drive their passenger sedans into the sunset.

May 16, 2018

Get Ready for the New Middle East Battlefield: The Golan

Last week’s exchange of missiles on the Syrian-Israeli border forebodes the greatest danger of Mideast war in seven years.

May 16, 2018

The Time to Stop Bankrolling the Iraqi Military is Now

Iraq just voted into power a former enemy of the United States. Isn’t this when Trump should stop cutting blank checks?

May 15, 2018