Author Archives: Noah Millman

About Noah Millman

Noah Millman, senior editor, is an opinion journalist, critic, screenwriter, and filmmaker who joined The American Conservative in 2012. Prior to joining TAC, he was a regular blogger at The American Scene. Millman’s work has also appeared in The New York Times Book Review, The Week, Politico, First Things, Commentary, and on The Economist’s online blogs. He lives in Brooklyn.

Not For An Age But For A Moment—And Therefore For All Time

Has Shakespeare conquered so thoroughly in the four centuries since his death in part because he did so little to promote his own work?

The Indebted Way We Live Now

Not so different from the way we lived then, or ever.

In Defense of ‘Hamilton’s’ Great Man Theory of History

If we see ourselves in heroes, perhaps we’ll see heroes in ourselves.

GOP Voters Deliberately Set The Party On Fire

Now you’re going to put out the fire by smothering the voters who lit it?

Gangs of New York

Don’t put a fork in ’em yet.

What Is the Proper Catholic Way For Marriage To Fail?

A question about Amoris Laetitia for Alan Jacobs and Ross Douthat.

Five Ways The GOP Race Could End

Not another horse race post!

Cruz Consolidates the Rubio Vote

Can he do the same with Kasich’s moderates?

We Don’t Need a Trade War For Trade To Serve the National Interest

A serious “economic nationalism” should focus on American workers’ productivity, not just American companies’ profitability.

Primaries Still Matter

A party that has lost its voters can’t win them back by ignoring them.

Why Donald Trump Will Lose To Hillary Clinton

He’s strangely eager to define his candidacy in terms of his own insecurities.

Eisenhower and Interventionism

Anti-interventionists would have opposed much of Eisenhower’s foreign policy – but that doesn’t mean he wasn’t better than Truman or Kennedy.

I’m Gonna Miss This President When He’s Gone

And, if you care about a relatively restrained foreign policy, so will you.

Convention Rule 40 or Fight

Hoist with their own petard doesn’t do the irony justice.

Rubio the Spoiler

He can’t win. And the only candidate he can still help win by staying in is: Trump.

Ted’s the Ticket

He’s not necessarily cruising for the top slot, but he’s in a great position to bid for #2.

A Good Night For Everybody

All must have prizes.

A Post About the Democratic Race

Super Tuesday isn’t going to be kind to Sanders.

Super Tuesday Predictions

A near-sweep by Trump of the states in contention, and a more modest lead in the delegate haul.

The Establishment’s Last Stand

An analysis of just what it would take for any of Rubio, Cruz and Kasich to stop Trump.

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