Why Should We Study War?


What military history tells us about human nature.

Obama’s Munich


History repeats itself — will the same atrocities follow?

Fact, Democrats, and the JFK Legend


Was Kennedy a liberal in today’s sense of the word?

The Political Debate We Need to Have


Today, we treat politics as a sport, but it’s really a conflict of ideologies between federalists and technocrats.

Don’t Forget the Other Entitlement Monsters


What the ObamaCare train wreck is temporarily eclipsing.

For Obama, Nothing Succeeds Like Failure

Barack Obama, Kathleen Sebelius

Explaining the president’s resilient approval rating.

ObamaCare and the Technocratic Abyss

Barack Obama

The deeper meaning of the Healthcare.gov debacle.

Barack Obama and the Bad Ideas of Progressivism


What lies behind a president’s serial gross incompetence.

Prestige and Power in Statecraft

Obama Syria

What is a great world power without the fortitude to back up its position?

Rich, Arrogant and Stupid


The perils of forsaking traditional wisdom.