Other People’s Money

Why are some religious leaders so casual about luxuries? Because the cash they spend is not their own
Rod Dreher November 20, 2019


Killing New START Is Crazy

Feigning concern about a much smaller Chinese arsenal while letting the major treaty that limits Russia's arsenal lapse is unfathomably dumb.
Daniel Larison November 20, 2019


A Military Draft to Confront Climate Change?

A TAC-friendly critic of U.S. militarism nonetheless suggests we need recruitment at WWII levels to meet the threat.
Kelley Beaucar Vlahos November 20, 2019


Why is the Fed Muscling in on PayPal’s Business?

The government agency is launching its own payment system which will kill competition while hiking costs to taxpayers and consumers.
Pete Sepp November 19, 2019

The Enigma of the Arab World

A new book unlocks a magisterial history of three millennia—and language is key to understanding the Middle East.
John C. McKay November 19, 2019

The Small But Brave Cadre of Conservative Anti-War Republicans

They didn't put their finger to the political wind when it came to Syria and Yemen.
Hunter DeRensis November 19, 2019

Impeaching Trump and Demonizing Russia: Birds of a Feather

The elites who want Trump gone keep mouthing all the usual falsehoods about Ukraine.
Robert W. Merry November 19, 2019

Why is the U.S. Postal Service Delivering Contraband?

There are enough dangerous drugs flowing in from overseas without the state helping them along.
Ross Marchand November 18, 2019

North Korea is Calling, But Trump’s Too Busy to Answer

Kim Jong-un is agitated and waiting for a deal, while the president remains distracted by impeachment.
Harry J. Kazianis November 18, 2019

Britain’s Upcoming Election Could Be Brexit 2.0

A strong showing by Labour could be the same shock to the global political system as the British referendum.
Curt Mills November 18, 2019

TAC Bookshelf: The Bolsheviks as Religious Fanatics

Here's what our writers and editors are reading this week.
TAC Staff November 18, 2019

NATO’s Real Enemy: Not Trump But Macron

The French president wants the alliance out of the way to make room for a European Union army.
Bill Wirtz November 18, 2019

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