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
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