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From the Editor's Desk
Tocqueville understood democracy, but the founders understood America.
Workers of the worldâ€”invest!
The Beach Boysâ€™ Smile is an American masterpiece.
He was a conservative liberal and a liberal conservative.
A new dialogue between West and East.
The power politics of George R.R. Martinâ€™s Game of Thrones.
America has a problem, not because of our Constitution but because constitutionalism as a theoretical doctrine is no longer meaningful in our politics
Barack Obama asks America to cast off many of its traditions in favor of the European model of governance and society
A review of Liberty's Exiles: American Loyalists in the Revolutionary World, by Maya Jasanoff
A review of Why Marx Was Right, by Terry Eagleton and How to Change the World: Reflections on Marx and Marxism, by Eric Hobsbawm
A review of One Nation Under AARP: The Fight Over Medicare, Social Security, and America's Future by Frederick Lynch
A review of Collision Course: Ronald Reagan, the Air Traffic Controllers, and the Strike that Changed America, by Joseph A. McCartin
A review of Why the West Rules--for Now: The Patterns of History, and What They Reveal About the Future, by Ian Morris and Civilization: The West and the Rest, by Niall Ferguson
A review of How Civilizations Die: (And Why Islam Is Dying Too), by David P. Goldman
A review of Sovereignty or Submission: Will Americans Rule Themselves or be Ruled by Others?, by John Fonte
A review of Gossip: The Untrivial Pursuit, by Joseph Epstein
A review of A Matter of Principle, by Conrad Black
A review of Why Jane Austen?, by Rachel M. Brownstein
A review of Shakespeare's Freedom, by Stephen Greenblatt
A review of The Platonian Leviathan, by Leon Harold Craig
A review of Heidegger, Strauss, and the Premises of Philosophy: On Original Forgetting, by Richard Velkley
A review of A Contest for Supremacy: China, America, and the Struggle for Mastery in Asia, by Aaron L. Friedberg
A review of Liberal Leviathan: The Origins, Crisis, and Transformation of the American World Order, by G. John Ikenberry and The Future of Power, by Joseph Nye
A review of George F. Kennan: An American Life, by John Lewis Gaddis