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Conservative Isolationism, Then and Now
Books

Conservative Isolationism, Then and Now

Jacob Heilbrunn's latest book provides a compelling, if somewhat biased, examination of the Right's historical flirtation with authoritarianism.

Arch Puddington
Private Colleges Earn an F

Private Colleges Earn an F

Shielded from public scrutiny, America's private college boards are struggling to protect diverse and dissenting voices.

Andy Smarick
Can America Regain Its Self-Confidence?

Can America Regain Its Self-Confidence?

Some liberals and conservatives are losing confidence in democracy as a force for good. This trend needs to be reversed, for the world's sake.

Daniel Chirot
Caring Isn't Enough

Caring Isn't Enough

In contrast to the civil rights movement, today’s campus protests are about loud demonstrations of virtue and social media virality.

Jeremiah Johnson
A Bout of Autocratic Whataboutism

A Bout of Autocratic Whataboutism

Skewed foreign agent laws that draw a false equivalency to democratic law are all the rage among autocrats.

Abigail Skalka
History's First Draft
Books

History's First Draft

A new book by Michael Kimmage envisions the Ukraine-Russia conflict as a collision of world views.

Eric S. Edelman
Save Georgia's Democracy

Save Georgia's Democracy

Democracy in the Republic of Georgia is in imminent peril, and the United States and Europe must act quickly to save it. Francis Fukuyama's latest.

Francis Fukuyama
Au Contraire, Macron

Au Contraire, Macron

Contrary to the aims of diplomacy, Xi Jinping's visit to Europe this week seemed carefully calibrated to snub his hosts.

Dalibor Roháč