Peter Berkowitz is the Tad and Dianne Taube Senior Fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University. In 2019-2021, he served as the Director of the State Department’s Policy Planning Staff, executive secretary of the department's Commission on Unalienable Rights, and senior adviser to the...
After their dismal performance in November, conservatives are taking stock...
Hezbollah still holds power despite losing the election. . . .
Masters of the art teach that subtlety, indirection, and on occasion mis-direction are crucial to successful diplomacy...
France may have a case for banning the burqa. By Peter Berkowitz.
Civics education must not be indoctrination, but it also must not be overlooked. By Peter Berkowitz.
Partnerships with religious groups may have been dismissed as a stepchild of the Bush administration, but they appear to have a bright future all the same. By David Davenport.
The President should take a page from Francois Mitterand. . . .
Family, sheer grit, and the Marine Corps rescued J. D. Vance, author of the searching memoir Hillbilly Elegy. He wonders what, if anything, will rescue his people.
In this episode of Uncommon Knowledge, Peter sits down with one of America’s favorite political satirists, P. J. O’Rourke, to discuss his best-selling books and the political philosophies that inspired them.
Roger Ailes discusses why conservative, or free-market, journalism thrives on cable and radio, while liberal journalism finds a home in broadcast and print. . . .
Don't thank Republicans, business leaders or the media for saving the U.S. . . .
Jack Kemp, who died Saturday at age 73, did something exceptional...
Paul Rahe, a professor at Hillsdale College, believes the country is going to hell in a hand basket. . . .
A near quadrupling of the federal deficit in 2009 alone. The nationalization of the Detroit automakers...
A conversation with Senator Ben Sasse.
Heather Mac Donald on How the Delusion of Diversity Destroys Our Common Humanity and Open-Minded Curiosity
Heather Mac Donald discusses her book The Diversity Delusion: How Race and Gender Pandering Corrupt the University and Undermine Our Culture.
Obama’s inauguration was historic, but his inaugural speech was not. By Peter Robinson.
With Barack Obama already established as a skillful rhetorician, people keep asking me, a former White House speechwriter, about John McCain...
Reforming current legal immigration and refugee legislation.