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U.S. Foreign Policy on Trial, With Daniel McCarthy & Dinesh D’Souza

TAC editor Daniel McCarthy recently debated filmmaker Dinesh D’Souza at the annual …

Posted August 8th, 2014

Live Blog and Open Thread: The New Internationalism

Note: The conference is now over. Check back again soon for a …

Posted June 17th, 2014

ISIS May Expel Iraq’s Christians for Good

The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria, ISIS, has recently overtaken the …

Posted June 13th, 2014

Toward a New Foreign Policy Consensus

Register now for the New Internationalism conference on 6/17.

Posted June 11th, 2014

Taiwan’s Protests Could Mean Trouble With China

Taiwan, the semi-autonomous nation not known for making waves, is erupting over …

Posted March 25th, 2014

A Brief History of 2013, As Told Through Our Best Articles

As the clocks click to close on another year, we take a …

Posted December 30th, 2013

How a Shopping Mall Becomes a Killing Zone

This really is frightening. Terrorist incidents tell us nothing new about human …

Posted September 30th, 2013

The Navy Yard Names Lost in the Politics

Wednesday, much of Washington, D.C. was shocked by the news of a shooting …

Posted September 18th, 2013

Why You Should Go to 2013 Front Porch Republic Conference

The estimable Front Porch Republic will host its upcoming conference, titled “City …

Posted August 29th, 2013

What’s a Law to an Executive?

Late yesterday, the Treasury Department announced that it will be delaying the …

Posted July 3rd, 2013

In Egypt, Protest Without Ceasing

After a surge of recent protests, Egypt’s military issued an ultimatum on …

Posted July 2nd, 2013

The Fertilizer Explosion in West, Texas

Raw footage of the blast is harrowing: a father and son filming …

Posted April 18th, 2013

Four New Jersey Vignettes

We had a death in the family and had to go up …

Posted November 16th, 2012

It’s Over; The Republican Party Hasn’t Recovered From Bush

As I write, Barack Obama has been declared the winner of the …

Posted November 7th, 2012

Israel, South Africa, and Romney’s Ignorance

We heard a great deal about Israel in last night’s debate. Obama …

Posted October 23rd, 2012

Why Have Debates?

I find presidential debates painful to watch. The main reason is that isn’t …

Posted October 15th, 2012

The Slow Death of Democracy in Europe

This morning I began to write a long post on the political …

Posted September 7th, 2012