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Notorious R.B.G. dozes off...

The Justice and Her Fans

The progressive cult of Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

BY BENJAMIN SILVER

March 9, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 25

Adam Laxalt, Scott Pruitt

Full Court Press

The Republican state AGs continue to be Obama’s most ­formidable opponents.

BY FRED BARNES

March 9, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 25

Gary Locke

Iran as Partner

Obama’s deep game.

BY LEE SMITH

March 9, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 25

Quiet

Retaking Mosul

It won’t be easy.

BY THOMAS DONNELLY

March 9, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 25

Leopoldo Lopez goes into custody, February 18, 2014.

Implausible Deniability

Lame excuses by sinister governments have a ­purpose.

BY JOHN LONDREGAN

March 9, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 25

A worrisome resemblance

Appeasement in Our Time

One unforced error after another.

BY MICHAEL MAKOVSKY

March 9, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 25

Maybe fantasizing will help: Berkeley, 2014.

The Lowdown on Higher Education

A crisis in search of better answers.

BY JAMES PIERESON and NAOMI SCHAEFER RILEY

March 9, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 25

Gary Locke

The Chris Christie Comeback Tour

Down but not out.

BY MICHAEL WARREN

March 9, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 25

...and harder to ditch than it might seem.

Be Prepared

How to respond if the Court ends Obamacare ­subsidies.

BY JAMES C. CAPRETTA and YUVAL LEVIN

March 9, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 25

Putin

Putin’s Long Arm

How Russia uses Interpol to harass opponents.

BY TED R. BROMUND

March 2, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 24

Weapons

Spain 1936-1939; Ukraine, 2014-?

The perversity of not arming victims.

BY LEON ARON

March 2, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 24

Israeli artillery fire toward targets in Lebanon on  the Israeli-Lebanese border

Friend and Foe in Syria

The enemy of my enemy is my enemy’s enemy.

BY LEE SMITH

March 2, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 24

NEWSCOM

From Russia with Love

Pyongyang and Moscow renew their friendship.

BY DENNIS P. HALPIN

March 2, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 24

Signature

Doomed Diplomacy

There’s no way Iran will ever help fight al Qaeda.

BY THOMAS JOSCELYN

March 2, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 24

Farm

But What Do We Know?

If you’re curious about the future of farming, you might ask a farmer.

BY BLAKE HURST

March 2, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 24

Speaking of petty grievances and false promises...

He’s a Raging Partisan

The big lie of Obama’s presidency.

BY FRED BARNES

February 23, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 23

An anti-fracking sign in Mora County

Fracking the Constitution

Secessionism on the left.

BY JOSEPH BOTTUM

February 23, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 23

What a difference 22 years makes.

Euthanasia Comes to Canada

Are we next?

BY WESLEY J. SMITH

February 23, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 23

A frame from the Fox News report on no-go zones in Paris

No-Go, Indeed

France’s lawless zones.

BY JOHN ROSENTHAL

February 23, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 23

Gary Locke

The Telltale Obama Budget

Liberals may love its priorities. Voters don’t.

BY FRED BARNES

February 16, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 22

Donkey elephant

The Rise and Fall of the Parties

The Democrats should be worried.

BY JAY COST

February 16, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 22

Dave Malan

The I Factor

Presidents and the first-person pronoun: a historical survey.

BY JAMES W. CEASER

February 16, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 22

Polish troops on exercise in western Ukraine, September 2014

Things Fall Apart

Twenty-five years after communism, Central and Eastern Europe are in trouble.

BY JEFFREY GEDMIN

February 16, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 22

Huckabee’s 15 minutes:  Wow, already over.

Huckabee, Christie, and Paul

Oh my.

BY ANDREW FERGUSON

February 16, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 22

Barack Obama aims for the middle in Lawrence, Kansas, January 22.

Stuck in the Middle with You

Our confusing discussions of class in America.

BY TAMAR JACOBY

February 9, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 21

Rescue workers search for survivors and victims in the rubble of the Buenos Aire

A Culture of Fear in Argentina

Alberto Nisman spoke his mind despite the danger.

BY DOVID MARGOLIN

February 9, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 21

If only it were that easy.

Growth Versus Equality

Striking the right balance.

BY CHARLES WOLF JR.

February 9, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 21

Non-candidate Mitt Romney non-campaigning at Little Dooey, a restaurant  in Star

The Authentic Mitt Romney

Version 3.0.

BY STEPHEN F. HAYES

February 9, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 21

Harry Jaffa, left, and Walter Berns

Scholars of American Politics

The contributions of Walter Berns and Harry Jaffa.

BY HARVEY MANSFIELD

February 9, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 21

Lol!

But Seriously . . .

How the State of the Union address would have sounded if I’d been the president’s speechwriter.

BY P. J. O’ROURKE

February 2, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 20

Gary Locke

The ‘American Sniper’ Freakout

Why the left can’t tolerate this movie.

BY MARK HEMINGWAY

February 2, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 20

GOP

Don’t Forget Who Voted You In

The Republican Congress and the middle class.

BY IRWIN M. STELZER

February 2, 2015, Vol. 20, No. 20

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