Commentary

  • Democrats Go Soft on Anti-Semitism
    I don’t always agree with Kenneth L. Marcus, the founder and president of the Louis D. Brandeis Center for Human Rights Under Law. But he ...The post Democrats Go Soft on Anti-Semitism appeared first on Commentary Magazine. ... read more
    Source: CommentaryPublished on Friday, January 19, 2018By Jonathan Marks
    3 days ago
  • Pod Shut Down America
    On the eve of an ill-fated government shutdown in 2013, New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof published a column that captured the sentiments of liberal ...The post Pod Shut Down America appeared first on Commentary Magazine. ... read more
    Source: CommentaryPublished on Friday, January 19, 2018By Noah Rothman
    3 days ago
  • Harvard Rewards an Iranian Hate-Monger
    What is it with the Harvard Kennedy School’s penchant for rewarding dishonorable characters? First came a speaking invitation and fellowship for the traitor formerly known ...The post Harvard Rewards an Iranian Hate-Monger appeared first on Commentary Magazine. ... read more
    Source: CommentaryPublished on Thursday, January 18, 2018By Sohrab Ahmari
    3 days ago
  • The Left’s Immigration Radicalism
    Observers on the right must have been confused by the controversy that erupted following Attorney General Jeff Sessions’s recent appearance on Fox News. What he ...The post The Left’s Immigration Radicalism appeared first on Commentary Magazine. ... read more
    Source: CommentaryPublished on Thursday, January 18, 2018By Noah Rothman
    3 days ago
  • Presidents, Porn Stars, and America’s Soul
    So Trump pays off a porn star and it isn’t even the biggest story of the day. On the second COMMENTARY podcast of the week, ...The post Presidents, Porn Stars, and America’s Soul appeared first on Commentary Magazine. ... read more
    Source: CommentaryPublished on Thursday, January 18, 2018By John Podhoretz
    4 days ago
  • The Favor Trump Has Done for the Politically Correct
    The controversy surrounding ugly and profane remarks Donald Trump allegedly made in a meeting with a bipartisan group of senators has had a longer half-life ...The post The Favor Trump Has Done for the Politically Correct appeared first on Commentary Magazine. ... read more
    Source: CommentaryPublished on Wednesday, January 17, 2018By Noah Rothman
    5 days ago
  • Venezuela Targets the Catholic Church
    Vatican diplomacy is known to move slowly and cautiously. The Pope is the spiritual leader of some 1.2 billion Catholics worldwide, but he commands no ...The post Venezuela Targets the Catholic Church appeared first on Commentary Magazine. ... read more
    Source: CommentaryPublished on Tuesday, January 16, 2018By Sohrab Ahmari
    5 days ago
  • But Will Democrats Overplay Their Hand?
    Republicans are fortunate. Whenever they find themselves in positions of advantage amid a crisis or controversy that reflects poorly on Democrats, the press becomes consumed ...The post But Will Democrats Overplay Their Hand? appeared first on Commentary Magazine. ... read more
    Source: CommentaryPublished on Tuesday, January 16, 2018By Noah Rothman
    5 days ago
  • The First Rule of S—holes
    Donald Trump can’t decide which person he is on immigration—the one with love or the one who prefers Nordics to Nigerians. Meanwhile, Hawaii tells its ...The post The First Rule of S—holes appeared first on Commentary Magazine. ... read more
    Source: CommentaryPublished on Tuesday, January 16, 2018By John Podhoretz
    6 days ago