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Elaine Stritch, R.I.P.
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Brandon Fuller
They could solve a host of urban transportation problems.

California

Mark Pulliam
Jerry Brown’s latest state Supreme Court nominee reinforces a bad trend.

Recent Features

Constitution Party
Myron Magnet
It’s past time for Republicans to take action against President Obama’s lawlessness.
Mad About Millennials
Matthew Hennessey
Pundits, pollsters, and political parties keep trying to figure out what makes young people tick.
De Blasio’s Policing Dilemma
Heather Mac Donald
The Gotham mayor must decide whether to listen to his police commissioner or the New York Times.
My Father, <i>Fiddler</i>, and the Left
Harry Stein
Joseph Stein’s comic circle and the transformation of American popular culture
Overstated
Laura Vanderkam
Maybe we’re not so pressed for time after all.
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Borrowing Trouble
Steven Malanga
Across New York State, underfunded pensions are clouding the future.
De-policing New York
Heather Mac Donald
A tragic death has the NYPD’s critics calling for an end to broken-windows policing.
Ferry Unfair
Theodore Dalrymple
Thoughts on a recently settled French strike
How to Help the Mentally Ill?
James Panero
A New York City task force could repeat the mistakes of deinstitutionalization.
The Plot Against Merit
Dennis Saffran
Seeking racial balance, liberal advocates want to water down admissions standards at New York’s elite high schools.

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Jared Meyer
It’s not judicial
activism, but
judicial abdication,
that enables government overreach, a new book argues.

Multimedia

The American Mind: Deconstruction and the Education of Heather Mac Donald

14 July 2014

Victor Davis Hanson and Ben Boychuk discuss Lawmakers Gone Wild

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Classics

Michael Knox Beran
The candidate’s post-
masculine charisma tempts America in
the age of Oprah.
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In the News

Guy Sorman in
CapX
| Should bankers be unethical?
Matthew Hennessey cited in
Real Clear Politics
| Why Young Voters Are Up for Grabs
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Providence Journal
| Matt Purple: New England's blue state blues
Joel Mathis and Ben Boychuk in
Newsday
| Debate: Should union organizing be a civil right?
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