With so many here and around the world still confined to quarters, the CRB editors have decided to brighten your detention by making our new Spring issue available free to readers everywhere. No masks required.
From the Editor's Desk
It was a new age, until it wasnâ€™t.
Malcolm Xâ€™s strangely American life.
A welfare state we can live with.
One side wins.
The careful balance of civil-military relations.
Novelist David Foster Wallace shows how to recover oneâ€™s soul.
A review of Arguably: Essays by Christopher Hitchens, by Christopher Hitchens and Hitch-22: A Memoir, by Christopher Hitchens
A review of Conserving Liberty, by Mark Blitz
A review of The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined, by Steven Pinker
A review of On Being: A Scientist's Exploration of the Great Questions of Existence, by Peter Atkins and The Tyranny of Science, by Paul Feyerabend
A review of Melancolie francaise, by Ã‰ric Zemmour and La France est-elle finie?, by Jean-Pierre ChevÃ¨nement
A review of The Union War, by Gary W. Gallagher
A review of The Nuremberg Military Tribunals and the Origins of International Criminal Law, by Kevin Jon Heller and The International Criminal Court: Europe's Guantanamo Bay? by David Hoile.
A review of Music for Silenced Voices: Shostakovich and His Fifteen Quartets, by Wendy Lesser
A review of The New York Public Library: The Architecture and Decoration of the Stephen A. Schwarzman Building (Anniversary Edition), by Henry Hope Reed and Francis Morrone
A review of What So Proudly We Hail: The American Soul in Story, Speech, and Song, edited by Amy A. Kass, Leon R. Kass, and Diana Schaub
A review of The Greater Journey: Americans in Paris, by David McCullough
A review of Crazy U: One Dad's Crash Course in Getting His Kid Into College, by Andrew Ferguson and In the Basement of the Ivory Tower: Confessions of an Accidental Academic, by Professor X
A review of Schools for Misrule: Legal Academia and an Overlawyered America, by Walter Olson
A review of Left Turn: How Liberal Media Bias Distorts the American Mind, by Tim Groseclose
China plans to blow up Hollywoodâ€™s monopoly.
The Iranian nuclear program is a mortal threat the president of the United States fails adequately to address.