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From the Editor's Desk
The Republican party has gone insane. Not whacky-but-basically-harmless, Uncle Joe Biden insane. We're talking remorseless-sociopath insane.
What free speech is, and isnâ€™t.
Reading James Q. Wilson.
The Councilâ€™s lasting consequences.
A review of I Am the Change: Barack Obama and the Crisis of Liberalism, by Charles R. Kesler
A review of The Tyranny of Cliches: How Liberals Cheat in the War of Ideas, by Jonah Goldberg
A review of Freedom Betrayed: Herbert Hoover's Secret History of the Second World War and Its Aftermath, edited with an introduction by George H. Nash
A review of Political Woman: The Big Little Life of Jeane Kirkpatrick, by Peter Collier
A review of America's Unwritten Constitution: The Precedents and Principles We Live By, by Akhil Reed Amar
A review of Who's in Charge?: Free Will and the Science of the Brain, by Michael S. Gazzaniga
A review of Aristotle's Nicomachean Ethics, by Robert C. Bartlett and Susan D. Collins
A review of Why Nations Fail: The Origins of Power, Prosperity, and Poverty, by Daron Acemoglu and James A. Robinson
A review of What Money Can't Buy: The Moral Limits of Markets, by Michael J. Sandel
A review of Free Market Fairness, by John Tomasi
A review of California Crucible: The Forging of Modern American Liberalism, by Jonathan Bell; and Eureka!: How to Fix California, by Arthur B. Laffer
A review of Mismatch: How Affirmative Action Hurts Students It's Intended to Help, and Why Universities Won't Admit It, by Richard Sander and Stuart Taylor, Jr.
A review of The Fall of the Faculty: The Rise of the All-Administrative University and Why It Matters, by Benjamin Ginsberg
A review of Heaven on Earth: A Journey Through Shari'a Law from the Deserts of Ancient Arabia to the Streets of the Modern Muslim World, by Sadakat Kadri
A review of The Swerve: How the World Became Modern, by Stephen Greenblatt
A review of The Religious Beliefs of America's Founders: Reason, Revelation, Revolution, by Gregg L. Frazer
A review of Bad Religion: How We Became a Nation of Heretics, by Ross Douthat
A review of Gustav Mahler, by Jens Malte Fischer
President Barack Obama believes, as he put it in his third debate with Republican challenger Mitt Romney, that though