Arguing Natural Law It would be absurd to try to respond here to the larger claims Hadley Arkes makes in his "A Natural Law Manifesto" (Fall 2011). I therefore limit myself to brief comments on three of his arguments. First, Arkes is right that disagreement is no proof of ...
It was a new age, until it wasn’t.
Malcolm X’s strangely American life.
A welfare state we can live with.
One side wins.
The careful balance of civil-military relations.
Novelist David Foster Wallace shows how to recover one’s soul.
A review of Arguably: Essays by Christopher Hitchens, by Christopher Hitchens and Hitch-22: A Memoir, by Christopher Hitchens
A review of Conserving Liberty, by Mark Blitz
A review of The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined, by Steven Pinker
A review of On Being: A Scientist's Exploration of the Great Questions of Existence, by Peter Atkins and The Tyranny of Science, by Paul Feyerabend
A review of Melancolie francaise, by Éric Zemmour and La France est-elle finie?, by Jean-Pierre Chevènement
A review of
A review of The Nuremberg Military Tribunals and the Origins of International Criminal Law, by Kevin Jon Heller and The International Criminal Court: Europe's Guantanamo Bay? by David Hoile.
A review of Music for Silenced Voices: Shostakovich and His Fifteen Quartets, by Wendy Lesser
A review of The New York Public Library: The Architecture and Decoration of the Stephen A. Schwarzman Building (Anniversary Edition), by Henry Hope Reed and Francis Morrone
A review of What So Proudly We Hail: The American Soul in Story, Speech, and Song, edited by Amy A. Kass, Leon R. Kass, and Diana Schaub
A review of The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris, by David McCullough
A review of Crazy U: One Dad's Crash Course in Getting His Kid Into College, by Andrew Ferguson and In the Basement of the Ivory Tower: Confessions of an Accidental Academic, by Professor X
A review of Schools for Misrule: Legal Academia and an Overlawyered America, by Walter Olson
A review of Left Turn: How Liberal Media Bias Distorts the American Mind, by Tim Groseclose
China plans to blow up Hollywood’s monopoly.
The Iranian nuclear program is a mortal threat the president of the United States fails adequately to address.