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Does David Bromwich’s idea of a Burkean left amount to anything more than contempt for Obama?

How Scarlett Johansson learned to become aloof from her own seductiveness.

“Darling, this is Alessandro Spina, who is trying to make Italians feel guilty about their colonial crimes.”

Ebooks - Molly Ivins

News and Analysis

There’s at least one line every Marine knows: “Never point a weapon at anything you do not intend to shoot.” The St. Louis County Police Department apparently never received that memo.

Zephyr Teachout

Andrew Cuomo’s unlikely challenger for Governor of New York is gaining endorsements and giving him a headache.

Not if activists succeed in making the genetic modification of food politically unsustainable.

The inside story of JPMorgan Chase’s landmark mortgage settlement

ISIS member

From the hours immediately after 9/11 to the present, Washington’s policies in the Middle East have created the conditions for more—not less—jihadist terror.



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Tom Tomorrow

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