Article Archive

Does Promoting American Values Make the World Safer?

The State Department opens the U.S. Diplomacy Center pavilion.

January 11, 2017

How a Former CIA Officer Reads the Trump Dossier

Fact, fiction, or speculation?

January 11, 2017

Top-Down Frustration in a Bottom‑Up World

Wall Street and the Fed have stacked the deck against Main Street—and the nation’s long-term prosperity is at risk.

January 11, 2017

The Detached Poet

Wallace Stevens’s poetry contained little but expressed much.

January 11, 2017

An Obamacare Update

Repeal-and-delay, RIP.

January 10, 2017

Obamacare Repeal Unravels?

Without repeal-and-delay, there are few realistic options for scrapping the law.

January 10, 2017

The ‘Reverse Kissinger’

Nixon played China off of the USSR; Trump can play Russia off of China.

January 10, 2017

Not Guilty, Pay Anyway: An Update

Again, how does this make it all the way to the Supreme Court?

January 9, 2017

Streep’s MMA Diss

Maybe it’s not “the arts,” but it has no diversity problem.

January 9, 2017

After the ‘End of History’

The Age of Great Expectations and the great void

January 9, 2017

The New Obamacare Dilemma

Republicans find themselves in a precarious position.

January 9, 2017

No Smoking Gun on Russia Hack

Language used in the intelligence community’s latest report suggests that they may not possess indisputable evidence.

January 9, 2017

Not Guilty. Pay Anyway.

Are we really debating this?

January 6, 2017

Will Trump Transform the CIA?

What to expect from his new director

January 6, 2017

Think Before Sanctioning Russia

Our anger at Moscow is justified, but punishment shouldn’t be our sole objective.

January 5, 2017

2017: A Message from TAC’s Publisher

The new year promises challenges. We stand ready to meet them.

January 4, 2017

Checks and Balances

The Electoral College is one way the Founders sought to implement them.

January 3, 2017

Harvard’s George J. Borjas

Adding up the cost of uncontrolled immigration

January 2, 2017

The Best of TAC in 2016

The articles and blog posts you read most this year

December 30, 2016