Article Archive

Neal Freeman’s National Review

A veteran writer offers up a vivid portrait of William F. Buckley and the early conservative movement.

April 11, 2018

Buchanan on Nixon: Triumph and Tragedy

The inside story of the Nixon presidency as told by TAC founding editor Patrick J. Buchanan.

May 4, 2017

The Buckley Legacy in Voice and Print

As his friend Ronald Reagan might have put it, “Not bad, Bill, not bad at all.”

February 15, 2017

If Google Were a Book

The colorful history of encyclopedias, dictionaries, and atlases—the original search engines

September 9, 2016

On Point

Is there a politics of punctuation?

January 15, 2016

Getting It Write

A famed copy editor’s journey from cheese factory and the Teamsters to “prose goddess” at The New Yorker

July 9, 2015

Swimming in Rhetoric

The use and abuse of oratory artistry

October 4, 2012