Politics & Policy

The London Streets

LONDON–George W. Bush’s visit to London this week will be historic for at least two reasons. He will be the first U.S. president to come to Britain on a state ...
Politics & Policy

Recipe For Disaster

Is Iran producing nuclear weapons? Tehran says: No. Washington says: Yes The European Union says: Maybe. And next week the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) is expected to say: Maybe yes, maybe not! Why are ...
Politics & Policy

What to Do

EDITOR’S NOTE: This article appears in the Nov. 24, 2003, issue of National Review. In late October and early November, the Iraqi capital of Baghdad had some horrible days, with terrorist ...
Politics & Policy

Studying Saudis

During the past two years a growing industry has emerged producing reports, articles, books, and documentaries on Saudi Arabia. Holding conferences on the kingdom is the fashion in the world ...
Politics & Policy

Fiction and Nonfiction

Edward Said, the American scholar (born in Jerusalem) who died last week, is often regarded as the man who invented the “blame-it-on-the-West” theory. His “Orientalism,” a polemical pamphlet masquerading as ...