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TAC Bookshelf for the Week of July 16

From Robert Sobel’s Coolidge to Ray Bradbury’s ‘wicked’ ways, our TAC editors on what they are reading today.

TAC Bookshelf for the Week of July 9

Here’s what our editors and writers are reading.

TAC Bookshelf for the Week of July 2

Here’s what our staff and writers are reading.

TAC Bookshelf for the Week of June 25

From Yuval Levin to essays on localism, here’s what our staff is reading.

TAC Bookshelf for the Week of June 18

From agrarian wisdom of Wendell Berry to the gumshoe grist of Raymond Chandler, our editors and writers share what they are reading.

TAC Bookshelf for the Week of June 11

Here’s what our staff and writers are reading.

The Humanitarian Trap

TAC looks back on one of the most common—and insidious—rationales for foreign intervention.

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Of Course NATO is Obsolete

Trump was smarter when he was ignorant. The alliance desperately needs a rethink.