By: Mark Helprin
Posted: August 2, 2012
This article appeared in: Vol. XII, Number 3 - Summer 2012
With three months to go, Mitt Romney's campaign faces three strategic problems: what to say about his governorship of Massachusetts, how to describe his relation to the policies of George W. Bush's administration, and how to explain to the public the stakes of the 2012 contest. Despite a ...
Political Constitutionalism In "Restoring the Constitution," James Ceaser has presented a new teaching on "political constitutionalism" (Spring 2012). Now that the Supreme Court has spoken on the Affordable Care Act, I wonder whether he wants to embrace Chief Justice ...
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Threats from Iran to Latin America, Russia, and China.
Reading the Iliad in English.
All American citizens have a stake in defeating terrorist attacks, sabotage, and subversion against the United States.
A review of
A review of The Great Divergence: America's Growing Inequality Crisis and What We Can Do about It, by Timothy Noah andThe Price of Inequality: How Today's Divided Society Endangers Our Future, by Joseph E. Stiglitz
A review of Coming Apart: The State of White America, 1960-2010, by Charles Murray
A review of The Conservatives: A History, by Robin Harris
A review of Reagan and Thatcher: The Difficult Relationship, by Richard Aldous
A review of
A review of The Case for Polarized Politics: Why America Needs Social Conservatism, by Jeffrey Bell
A review of The Upside-Down Constitution, by Michael S. Greve
A review of The Founders' Key: The Divine and Natural Connection Between the Declaration and the Constitution and What We Risk by Losing It, by Larry P. Arnn
A review of Silenced: How Apostasy and Blasphemy Codes are Choking Freedom Worldwide, by Paul Marshall and Nina Shea
A review of Rush to Judgment: George W. Bush, the War on Terror, and His Critics, by Stephen F. Knot
A review of Eisenhower 1956: The President's Year of Crisis—Suez and the Brink of War, by David A. Nichols; Eisenhower: The White House Years, by Jim Newton; and Eisenhower in War and Peace, by Jean Edward Smith
A review of Conquered into Liberty: Two Centuries of Battles along the Great Warpath that Made the American Way of War, by Eliot A. Cohen
A review of Deng Xiaoping and the Transformation of China, by Ezra F. Vogel
A review of American Nietzsche: A History of an Icon and His Ideas, by Jennifer Ratner-Rosenhagen
A review of The Book of Man: Readings on the Path to Manhood, by William J. Bennett
A review of If Not Us, Who?: William Rusher, National Review, and the Conservative Movement, by David B. Frisk
A review of The Language Wars: A History of Proper English, by Henry Hitchings
A review of 100 Plus: How the Coming Age of Longevity Will Change Everything, From Careers and Relationships to Family and Faith, Sonia Arrison