Noah Millman

Posts tagged “Kevin Drum”

Burn After Reading

The Coens had Donald Jr.’s number

Posted July 11th, 2017

This Stat Will Make Your EPOP

And unemployment metric that explains Trump

Posted January 26th, 2017

The Dialectical Utility of Explanations: Election Edition

2016 is an exceptionally bizarre year from which to conclude that there are no lessons to be learned.

Posted December 14th, 2016

Is Demography Electoral Destiny?

Kevin Drum channels Steve Sailer.

Posted June 6th, 2016

Why Defeating Daesh Is So Difficult

We have no real allies for military conflict, limited legitimacy for ideological combat, and any diplomatic solution is likely to prove elusive, if we even look for one.

Posted November 16th, 2015

Who Is the Left-Wing Equivalent of Donald Trump?

And how do you think he would poll?

Posted August 27th, 2015

“Broken Windows” and the Urban Renaissance

“Broken windows” may have had an important role to play in New York’s renaissance, but William Bratton needs to focus not on defending his legacy but on selling the NYPD on reducing the police footprint.

Posted January 6th, 2015

Do We Know the Answers To Our Economic Problems?

Partisan obstructionism and incompetence are inadequate explanations for structural problems that have developed over decades.

Posted November 13th, 2014

Teaching Shakespeare, With Love

The Bard comes in all sizes, and rewards just about every level of engagement.

Posted August 7th, 2014

You Know What’s Murder? Politics Is Murder

Kevin Drum asks a frequently-heard question: Do anti-abortion activists really think abortion …

Posted August 7th, 2014

Assortative Mating And Income Inequality

Kevin Drum throws some cold water on the conclusion of a recent …

Posted January 27th, 2014

An Obligatory Post-Election Post

Just a few quick observations on last night’s major results. First, Bill …

Posted November 6th, 2013

The Shape Of The Curve and the Insufficiency of Monetary Policy

And as long as I’m reading Kevin Drum’s blog, he had a …

Posted October 31st, 2013

What’s In A Name?

The website where you’re reading this is called “The American Conservative,” as …

Posted October 31st, 2013

Liberals for Low Wages

Progressives are reluctant to undercut the price of labor—except when it comes to immigration.

Posted May 16th, 2013

Dark Matter And Inequality

If we use proper accounting, is America really a net-credit nation?

Posted April 8th, 2013

Uphill, Both Ways

Nothing gets my cranky-old-man up like posts and articles about college life …

Posted March 11th, 2013