Noah Millman

Posts tagged “Ross Douthat”

What Is the Proper Catholic Way For Marriage To Fail?

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

Posted April 11th, 2016

Five Ways The GOP Race Could End

Not another horse race post!

Posted April 8th, 2016

Primaries Still Matter

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

Posted April 5th, 2016

Rubio Is No Kutuzov

It’s not just that Rubio has no time to practice the Russian commander’s strategy of strategic retreat; it’s that he has nowhere to retreat to.

Posted February 25th, 2016

Fetch and Carry

The reductio ad absurdum of pro-Rubio consolidation strategies.

Posted February 22nd, 2016

Is Scalia’s Burial Mound the Hill Social Conservatives Should Choose to Die On?

Against the necessity of foredoomed last stands.

Posted February 19th, 2016

A Revolt Against Decadence—But Whose?

Ross Douthat’s argument against Trump and Sanders elides a crucial distinction between popular and elite sentiments.

Posted February 1st, 2016

Fascism, Style and Substance

Why are idiotic proposals to bomb countries less-disqualifying than idiotic proposals to discriminate in immigration?

Posted December 9th, 2015

Douthat on Houellebecq

Ross Douthat generously links and responds to my review of Michel Houellebecq’s …

Posted November 6th, 2015

Debate Recap

I saw about a third of the debate. It was enough. Jeb …

Posted October 28th, 2015

Southern Civilization and Slavery’s Taint

What is loved would not exist apart from what is abhorred.

Posted June 25th, 2015

The Laudato Si Hijacking

The encyclical isn’t primarily about responding to environmental catastrophe, but about exploiting environmental catastrophism.

Posted June 23rd, 2015

Fidelis Ad Mortem?

Beyond tragic anecdotes, the data strongly suggest that America’s approach to policing is out of balance.

Posted December 5th, 2014

Hillary and the Democratic Coalition

Clinton’s mystique holds her campaign together despite a disqualifying hawkishness.

Posted June 18th, 2014

Doves Need a Democratic Protest Candidate

I want to strongly endorse everything Daniel Larison says in his post …

Posted June 9th, 2014

Market Failure In College Reputations

Ross Douthat’s most recent column, and a follow-up post on his blog, …

Posted May 7th, 2014

Ross Douthat On Coates V. Chait

What politics are implied by searing indictments divorced from gestures to action?

Posted April 2nd, 2014