Ph.D., Executive Director of the Council for the National Interest.

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The Two Brett Kavanaugh Stories

The important issue of Kavanaugh’s likely comportment as a judge was subjected to too little inquiry while his character as evidenced by tales from his past life received far too much attention.

Best Government Money Can Buy

In America’s corrupt political culture, a monster like Sheldon Adelson can buy both a White House and Congress on behalf of a foreign government for a paltry $150 million or so.

Bret Stephens’ Neocon Vision

The neoconservative vision of the world is a place where the US can do what it wants because it is both better morally speaking and also more capable of enforcing desirable standards of behavior.