The Corner

In Case You Missed It.

Arthur Brooks laid out his case for “The Battle” in the Washington Post yesterday. His book is worth getting. I’ll have more thoughts later.  If you thought my Commentary piece — “What Kind of Socialist is Barack Obama?” — had merit, Brooks provides a much broader context for the same argument.

Jonah Goldberg — Jonah Goldberg holds the Asness Chair in Applied Liberty at the American Enterprise Institute and is a senior editor of National Review. His new book, The Suicide of The West, is on sale now.

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It’s a Set-up

In my column yesterday, I contended that the unverifiable sexual-assault allegation against Judge Brett Kavanaugh bore “all the hallmarks of a set-up.” I based that assessment on the patently flimsy evidence, coupled with Senate Democrats’ duplicitous abuse of the confirmation-hearing process. To repeat ... Read More