Heather Mac Donald
Mayor de Blasio’s new welfare chief sends troubling signals right away.

Eye on the News

Nicole Gelinas
The popular program gives New Yorkers an alternative to monopoly mass transit.

California

Mark Pulliam
Jerry Brown and the future of California’s highest court

Recent Features

The Real Common Core Story
Sol Stern
A response to Diane Ravitch and others
Chicago’s Vanishing Middle Class
Aaron M. Renn
In the Windy City and elsewhere, a liberal top-bottom coalition drives it out.
De Blasio’s Policing Test
Heather Mac Donald
Will the mayor stand up for the NYPD—and public housing residents?
The Doctor Won’t See You Now
Joel Zinberg
Millions may get “insured” through Obamacare, but that doesn’t mean they’ll be able to see a physician.
A Glimpse into the Political Future
Fred Siegel
Jonathan Chait’s advance apologia for the Democrats’ defeat in November
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Rank Appeasement
Bruce Bawer
Brandeis University’s shameful abandonment of Ayaan Hirsi Ali
Cruel When Not Kind
Theodore Dalrymple
On sentimentality and brutality, two sides of a coin
De Blasio’s Dereliction
Dennis Saffran
The city overpays to settle a discrimination claim against the FDNY.
The Progressive Avenger Strikes Again
Seth Barron
Mayor de Blasio caves on a spurious—and expensive—discrimination claim.
Trolling for Dollars
Steven Malanga
Patent trolls are no laughing matter, though a comedian has taken them on.

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Steven Malanga
Napoleon Chagnon’s study of human nature in the Amazon—and the academy
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Classics

Theodore Dalrymple
To regret religion is to regret Western civilization.

In the News

Joel Zinberg cited in
wn
| The doctor won't see you now: Obamacare 'insured' may not be able to visit a physician
Aaron M. Renn cited in
NRO Web Briefing
| Chicago's vanishing middle class
Theodore Dalrymple in
Epoch Times
| The Shooting of Marius the Giraffe: Cruel When Not Kind
Aaron M. Renn cited in
Real Clear Politics
| Chicago's Vanishing Middle Class
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