January 12, 2012 RSS feed / Opinion

What kind of conservative are you?

When someone of goodwill wrote to accuse me of being a conservative the other day, I responded appropriately: I wailed in despair, gnashed my teeth and tore out my hair — the last one on top. More...

Thatcher vs. Decline

Margaret Thatcher is on the cover of Newsweek, or — the next best thing — Meryl Streep is on the cover as the former British prime minister in a new biopic.  More...

Republicans divided, citizens united

The Republican caucuses in Iowa, with its cliffhanger ending, confirmed two key political points and left a third virtually ignored. First, the Republicans are not enthusiastic about any of their candidates. More...