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November/December 2018

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No Reset for Russia, Patrick J. Buchanan

Hell in a Bucket, Life in a Cup, Bill Kauffman

Where Trump Can Channel Reagan, Aram Bakshian Jr.


Jackpot for Israel

Front Lines

Report Card: Trump’s Foreign Policy Midterm, Gil Barndollar

Taking on Protectionists, Jon Basil Utley

The Last Local Election, Telly Davidson

A Sino-Russo-American Alliance?, William S. Lind


Is China Waiting Us Out?, Michael Horton


Our First Elites, Robert W. Merry

The Permanent-War Complex, Gareth Porter

Trump Goes to Prison, Alan Greenblatt

Civil War U.S.A, Michael Vlahos

Drowning in the Military Swamp, Jeff Groom

Executing Justice, Arthur Rizer and Marc Hyden

Arts & Letters

A Class War the Right Can Win, Daniel McCarthy (The Republican Worker’s Party: How Trump Victory Drove Everyone Crazy, and Why It Was Just What We Needed, F.H. Buckley, Encounter, 200 pages)

Robert Kagan’s Jungle Books, William Ruger (The Jungle Grows Back: America and Our Imperiled World, Robert Kagan, Knopf, 192 pages)

Urban America: For Richer or for Poorer, Daniel Kishi (The Divided City: Poverty and Prosperity in Urban America, Alan Mallach, Island Press, 326 pages)

The #MeToo Trial of Oscar Wilde, Matt Purple

Hubert Humphrey: Pure Political Animal, Bill Kauffman (Hubert Humphrey: The Conscience of the Country, Arnold A. Offner, Yale University, 512 pages)


China Revolutionizes World Trade While Washington Dozes

A hundred years from now, Donald Trump’s looming impeachment and Syria’s unending travails will be long…
Geoffrey Aronson December 6, 2019

The Campaign to Lie America Into World War II

Seventy-eight years ago, on December 6, 1941, the United States was at peace with world. The…
Hunter DeRensis December 6, 2019

Peter Fonda: We Got ‘Easy Rider’ Wrong, Man

As a boy I tacked to my wall a seven-foot-long rectangular Easy Rider movie poster bearing…
Bill Kauffman December 5, 2019

GOP Influence Game Around Trump is Booming

Ahead of his departure to London, President Donald Trump declared that the ongoing House impeachment inquiry…
Curt Mills December 5, 2019

American Soldiers Are Not Bodyguards for Saudi Royals

President Donald Trump believes in America First except when it comes to the Saudi royal family.…
Doug Bandow December 5, 2019

Robert Bork Was the Judicial Activist He Warned Us About

There are many strange laws in the United States. In Minnesota, it is illegal to grease…
Jonathan Tepper December 5, 2019