Hanna Rosin Discusses God’s HarvardJune 15, 2022
"Tensions often arise between secular teachings and Biblical beliefs. Many students are reading, say Kant and...
The Israel Lobby and U.S. Foreign Policy by John J. Mearsheimer and Stephen M. WaltJune 14, 2022
Mearsheimer and Walt have written an excellent exposition of the Israel Lobby, both in articles and...
Notes From Italy: Looking Back at MussoliniJune 12, 2022
Mussolini was not the only dictator of his time. In his Europe, in a time of...
A Talk With Cullen Murphy, Author of Are We Rome?June 9, 2022
"That said, the thinking that lay behind the invasion of Iraq—the notion that we could transform...
Look Homeward America by Bill KauffmanJune 8, 2022
He is not much impressed with modernity, rejecting with certitude McDonald’s transfatty fries, the inter-state highway...
Dear Minister, America is Headed Down; Can It Reverse Course?June 5, 2022
In my view, the Americans’ most serious problem for the longer term is the development of...
Edmund Wilson: A Life in Literature by Lewis DabneyJune 2, 2022
1916 Princeton, a young and still slender Edmund Wilson was advised by professors to "seek the...
The Other Side of Israel: My Journey Across the Jewish/Arab Divide by Susan NathanMay 30, 2022
My worry was that this might be another leftist book that glibly made analogies between Israel...
The Great War for Civilisation: The Conquest of the Middle East by Robert FiskMay 29, 2022
The title of Fisk’s new work is a mocking one, taken from a campaign medal his...
The War of the World: Twentieth-Century Conflict and the Descent of the West by Niall FergusonMay 29, 2022
Niall Ferguson is hot—about as hot as a historian can get.