Volume XI, Number 3, Summer 2011
From the Editor's Desk
Charles R. Kesler: You Can Learn a Lot From Libya
Angelo M. Codevilla: The Chosen OneThe rise and rise of Barack Obama.
James L. Buckley: Restoring FederalismA cure for unlimited government.
Robert R. Reilly: Bernard Lewis and the Arab SpringThe foremost historian of the Middle East on its future.
William Voegeli: Days of Rage, Years of LiesThe radical tip of the liberal spear.
Scott Yenor: All the Progressives' MenReading the American Presidents Series.
Reviews of Books
Bruce Cole: Lives of JohnsonA review of Brief Lives: An intimate and very personal portrait of the Twentieth Century, by Paul Johnson
Peter C. Myers: After RacismA review of Disintegration: The Splintering of Black America, by Eugene Robinson;
Freedom is Not Enough: The Moynihan Report and America’s Struggle over Black Family Life - LBJ to Obama, by Harold James;
and Race, Wrongs, and Remedies: Group Justice in the 21st Century, by Amy L. Wax
Joshua Muravchik: Grand Old StrategyA review of Hard Line: The Republican Party and U.S. Foreign Policy since WWII, by Colin Dueck
Mary P. Nichols: Beauty and TruthA review of Plato’s Political Philosophy, by Mark Blitz
Anthony Esolen: Thump, ThumpA review of La Vita Nuova, by Dante Alighieri, Translated by David R. Slavitt
Mark A. Heberle: Inheritors of Unfulfilled RenownA review of Young Romantics: The Tangled lives of English Poetry’s Greatest Generation, by Daisy Hay
Michael Nelson: King of the Hill, Top of the HeapA review of Frank: The Voice, by James Kaplan
John C. Eastman: Writ of ErrorA review of The Conservative Assault on the Constitution, by Erwin Chemerinsky
Algis Valiunas: At the ZooA review of H.L. Mencken: Prejudices: The Complete Series (Library of America), by H.L. Mencken, edited by Marion Rogers
Benjamin Balint: Sickness Unto DeathA review of A Lethal Obsession: Anti-Semitism from Antiquity to the Global Jihad, by Robert S. Wistrich
David K. Nichols: Conceived in Liberty?A review of A Slaveholders' Union: Slavery, Politics, and the Constitution in the Early American Republic, by George William Van Cleve and The Fiery Trial: Abraham Lincoln and American Slavery, by Eric Foner
Eva Brann: Liberalism and Liberal EducationA review of Not For Profit: Why Democracy Needs the Humanities , by Martha C. Nussbaum
Akhil Amar: The Great DebateA review of Ratification: The People Debate the Constitution, 1787-1788, by Pauline Maier
Conrad Black: Still Fit to Print?A review of Gray Lady Down: What the Decline and Fall of the New York Times Means for America, by William McGowan
Jennifer Homans: Politics En PointeA review of Apollo's Angels: A History of Ballet, by Jennifer Homans
Jon A. Shields: We Gather TogetherA review of American Grace: How Religion Divides and Unites Us, by Robert D. Putnam and David E. Campbell
James Q. Wilson: Not-So-Dismal ScienceA review of Redeeming Economics: Rediscovering the Missing Element , by John D. Mueller
John Zvesper: Moderation in Pursuit of DemocracyA review of The CONSERVATIVE FOUNDATIONS OF THE LIBERAL ORDER: Defending Democracy against Its Modern Enemies and Immoderate Friends , by Daniel J. Mahoney
R. Shep Melnick: Equality MisunderstoodA review of Winner-Take-All Politics: How Washington Made the Rich Richer--and Turned Its Back on the Middle Class, by Jacob S. Hacker and Paul Pierson
Martha Bayles: The Guided and the MisguidedWhat soap operas at home and abroad teach us.
Mark Helprin: Anchors Away