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Trends in Death and Dysfunction

Homicides, drug overdoses, car accidents: all are up.

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Race and Police Killings

A new study says white cops aren’t more likely to shoot black suspects.

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The Unsung Hero of American Air Power

Legendary test pilot Chuck Myers fought for smart defense spending.

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Love, Marriage, and the State

Must the government sanction our relationships?

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Watch Our Conference: ‘Foreign Policy in America’s Interest’

Featuring keynote speaker Jim Webb and discussions on the next administration and Russia.

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Business Class

In praise of the middle-class man of commerce and letters.

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Great Chain of Contempt

Intellectuals left and right have lost faith—and mercy.

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No Candidate for Homeschoolers

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The Dark Heart of Progressivism

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An Alarming Rise in the Murder Rate

It’s not 1993 again, but it’s a troubling increase.