What Explains Trump’s Twisted Embrace of Saudi Arabia?
Whatever the full explanation turns out to be, the ever-closer embrace of the Saudis has been a disaster for U.S. foreign policy, the people of Yemen, and the stability of the region.
Revenge? Military Industrial Complex Sponsors Eisenhower Ornament
Lockheed appropriates presidential history to slap its brand on an annual tradition.
In Fastest-Growing Texas, Rural Population Is Still Declining
Texas’s growth over the last two decades has been the envy of just about every state in the union.…
Taxpayers Cough Up For More F-35s the Pentagon Didn’t Ask For
Hardly ready for primetime, these 'premier' fighter planes are already cannibalizing spare parts from other needy programs.
So 14,000 Troops to the Middle East ‘Fake News’? Not So Fast
The defense secretary may deny the number, but an internal struggle over the Iran 'threat' suggests there will be deployments.
Elizabeth Warren is All About Patronage, Not Progressivism
The Democrat is seeking to replace middle-class capitalism with the clientelistic demands of identity groups.
TAC Bookshelf: In Defense of Margaret Atwood’s ‘Testaments’
Here's what our writers and editors are reading this week.
China Just Opened the Suez Canal of Our Era and No One Blinked
The Belt and Road Initiative comes to Turkey in a big way, but the West is too distracted to notice or care.