Author Archives: Noah Millman
About Noah Millman
Noah Millman is TAC's theater critic and a solo blogger. Prior to that, he blogged regularly for The American Scene, and his work has appeared in Commentary, The Economist, The Atlantic, and First Things. He worked for 16 years on Wall Street in equity derivatives and then in structured credit products before leaving to pursue his literary and artistic ambitions at the beginning of 2010. He was born in New York City and, with very minor exceptions, has resided ever since in the city or its environs.
Insular communities can get what they want by putting their votes up for bid by the two parties. Is that an option for social conservatives?
Believe the hype: Lin-Manuel Miranda’s new musical, “Hamilton,” is revolutionary.
It’s a deliberate attempt to cripple America’s ability to conduct foreign policy.
Contra Jeffrey Lebowski and Justin McBrayer, opinions are precisely what we can publicly debate.
The case for “cheerful pessimism” in foreign policy.
Rod Dreher quotes Terry Teachout: Teachout is reviewing a new Hope biography, …
But that doesn’t mean it’s wrong.
The real villain in the John McAdams story is the on-line mob.
Is he the King of the Jews?
Is the problem that the president didn’t “defend our side” at the prayer breakfast? Or is the problem the existence of presidential prayer breakfasts?
Andrey Zvyagintsev’s “Leviathan” gives us a Job story for the Putin era.
Is the Democratic bench really weaker than the GOP? Or is this perception just a Hillary effect?
Scott Walker has a killer card to play in the GOP primaries.
How much does the experience of freedom mitigate the material deficits of relative poverty?
The upper middle class’s pretensions to virtue don’t make it any less self-interested, nor should we expect it to be.
Who will be loyal to the EU if it’s just a business arrangement?
Andrew Sullivan’s retirement isn’t just the end of an era – it may be the end of a business model that all content-creators had a stake in.
I read with interest Rod Dreher’s piece about the “Gay Bob, Christian …
Based on the comments I received, I think I may have been …
Is there really a popular constituency – in either party – for a campaign focused on foreign policy restraint?← Older posts Newer posts →
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