Evaluating Clint Eastwood’s libertarian motivations—and considering what could come next from Hollywood’s loner director.
Innocent researching on the web can trigger fears of watch lists in the age of the surveillance state.
Marine Le Pen has assembled the West’s largest, most successful anti-immigration and anti-globalist party, by playing down its racist roots.
The political philosopher’s conservative admirers may have completely misunderstood him.
How urban planners helped demolish Britain’s working families
The warmongering right has carefully built a network of credentialing institutions that secure it outsized influence.
Russia’s military-ecclesiastical complex has fueled a dangerous revival in religious nationalism.
Talking post-Cold War foreign policy, consumer capitalism, and Churchill with our national editor.
A fearsome little horror film that is all monster, no message
How realists should be grappling with the revival of hawkish sympathies in the Republican Party.
The late Australian Liberal PM was a conservative disappointment, until he turned against his party’s neocons.
Politicians of both parties may bow before Big Corn, but the biofuel requirement is an unmanageable economic distortion.
To fight the Taliban, the United States created a new generation of abusive strongmen that are now running rampant.
America keeps trying to see conflicts with the Muslim world through the failed lens of ideology.
A phony populism is denying Americans the joys of serious thought.
A new biography recounts the First Things founder’s journey from leftist Lutheran to Catholic neoconservative.
If Cotton wants to scuttle the current negotiations, he could consider giving Tehran nukes directly.
The alternatives aren’t hard vs. soft diplomacy, but diplomacy or war—as the hawks increasingly admit.
The book, the movie, and the man all tell less than the truth about Iraq and the soldiers who fought there.