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Eric Zemmour

French Curtains

Eric Zemmour’s raw attack on France’s elites is the talk of Paris

By CHRISTOPHER CALDWELL

December 8, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 13

Dave Clegg

The Spiritual Shape of Political Ideas

How it is that we once again find ourselves rooting out sin, shunning heretics, and heralding the end times

By JOSEPH BOTTUM

December 1, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 12

The body of Peter Fechter is carried away by East German guards, August 1962.

Berlin, 25 Years Later

As Germans celebrate reunification, they are reluctant to confront a Russia that is once again seeking to divide the continent

By JAMES KIRCHICK

November 24, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 11

Barack Obama in Berlin, July 2008

Hartache

Democratic hero worship then and now

By NOEMIE EMERY

November 24, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 11

A missile on parade in Tehran, September 2013

No Deal

By MICHAEL MAKOVSKY and WILLIAM KRISTOL

December 8, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 13

Crepe

Crêpes Suzette or Pie?

By IRWIN M. STELZER

December 8, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 13

Newscom

A Bad Deal Gets Worse

By LEE SMITH

December 1, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 12

America/Israel

With Israel, Against Terror

By WILLIAM KRISTOL

December 1, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 12

Jesus

She’s Back

Jesus’ wife—again.

By CHARLOTTE ALLEN

December 8, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 13

Mary Landrieu speaks to workers in Houma, Louisiana, November 25.

The Bitter End

Mary Landrieu’s last stand.

By QUIN HILLYER

December 8, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 13

Oh, the complexity: Foreign Minister Zarif of Iran and Baroness Ashton  of the E

Extending Extensions

The ‘complex’ negotiations with Iran.

By REUEL MARC GERECHT

December 8, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 13

Gary Locke

How to Rebuke a President

Censure-plus.

By JAY COST

December 1, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 12

The Gunpowder Plot conspirators

Old-Time Religion

The perilous lives of Elizabethan Catholics

By J. J. SCARISBRICK

December 8, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 13

Academic politics, epistolary style.

Highly Recommended

Academic politics, epistolary style

By SUSANNE KLINGENSTEIN

December 8, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 13

Abraham

Uncommon Ancestor

The use and abuse of Abraham

By BENJAMIN BALINT

December 8, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 13

Bob Hope 1938

Hope and Glory

A century commanding the show business heights

By JOHN PODHORETZ

December 8, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 13

Press

The Benghazi Whitewash

December 8, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 13

zzzzz

Sentences We Didn’t Finish

December 8, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 13

Gobble

Turkeys

December 8, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 13

DB King

Marion Barry’s Legacy

December 8, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 13

Gary Locke

Voice of Experience

Philip Terzian, literary chauffeur

By PHILIP TERZIAN

December 8, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 13

Jori Bolton

The Dakota Directive

Joseph Bottum in The Snowball Identity

By JOSEPH BOTTUM

December 1, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 12

David Clark

Everyone Has His Price

Joseph Epstein counts his pennies.

By JOSEPH EPSTEIN

November 24, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 11

Candidate Mike with wife Tina and campaign workers

They Like Mike

Matt Labash, election observer

By MATT LABASH

November 17, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 10

Did He Jump, or Was He Pushed?

Did He Jump, or Was He Pushed?

December 8, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 13

A New Name for a Tired Theory

A New Name for a Tired Theory

December 1, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 12

The President's Plucky Persian Pal

The President's Plucky Persian Pal

November 24, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 11

All Good Things Must Come to an End

All Good Things Must Come to an End

November 17, 2014, Vol. 20, No. 10