With responses from Gertrude Himmelfarb, Don Eberly & David Boaz
Gramsci and Tocqueville in America
Henrik Bering on Pistols at Dawn by John Campbell
Hoping for change isn't enough.
Henrik Bering on Iron Kingdom: The Rise and Downfall of Prussia, 1600–1947 by Christopher Clark
How—and why—did Slobodan Milosevic finally fall from power? Hoover fellow Timothy Garton Ash offers an eyewitness report.
The growing stature of the office "a heartbeat away"
The urge to speed History along
Disturbing keepsakes of the most inhumane figures in history. By David Jacobs.
The Scheinman collection brings to life the story of how two friends, a white American and a black Kenyan, helped African democracy bloom. By Tom Shachtman.
What does the president’s taste for the theologian foretell?
The withering appeal of governing
Three centuries of gloomy forecasts about America
Restoring America’s image around the world
A secular look at one of the century’s deepest thinkers
Liberalism’s urban legacy
Damning facts, dubious laws, and the separation of powers
Why the United States and Europe see the world differently