Yuval Levin

Yuval Levin is the editor of National Affairs and a fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center.

Yuval Levin is the editor of National Affairs, a quarterly journal of essays on domestic policy and politics. He is also the Hertog Fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center and a contributing editor to National Review and the Weekly Standard. He has been a member of the White House domestic policy staff (under President George W. Bush) and a congressional staffer. His essays and articles have appeared in numerous publications and he is the author, most recently, of The Great Debate: Edmund Burke, Thomas Paine, and the Birth of Right and Left. He holds a PhD from the Committee on Social Thought at the University of Chicago.


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Politics & Policy

The Barr Letter Interlude

One of the peculiar consequences of the intense short-sightedness that now characterizes our public life is that every significant event immediately sets off instant commentary about how the future will ...
Politics & Policy

Spring Reading

Spring has sprung, and with it the Spring 2019 issue of National Affairs. Among the offerings this time: Oren Cass with two cheers for dynamism Ryan Streeter on the politics ...
Politics & Policy

What the Right Is For

Over at First Things today, a diverse group of serious social conservatives has posted a statement about the future of the right that’s worth your while. They differ among themselves ...
Politics & Policy

The Constitutional Shutdown

President Trump’s embarrassing capitulation today is of course first and foremost his own fault. He created the circumstances for a government shutdown, basically for momentary performative purposes while putting on ...