Magazine September 7, 2015, Issue

The Week

(Roman Genn)

‐ Hillary has been wearing orange pantsuits. Someone’s been planning ahead.

‐ In a speech at American University defending his Iran deal, President Obama accused its Republican opponents of making “common cause” with Iranian hard-liners. The GOP–hard-liner axis was soon joined by the Senate’s third-ranking Democrat, Charles Schumer. “The very real risk that Iran will . . . use the agreement to pursue its nefarious goals is too great,” Schumer said. Bucking Obama on such a major issue was a bold move. White House spokesman Josh Earnest suggested that Democratic senators keep Schumer out of their top spot after Harry Reid

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Features

Books, Arts & Manners

Politics & Policy

Found Wanting

In a country in which fewer and fewer people serve in an ever-shrinking all-volunteer military, it can be difficult to make a comprehensive case to the civilian public about the ...
Politics & Policy

Cruising Speed

It’s striking that the five Mission: Impossible films, made across two decades in an ever-changing Hollywood, have all starred Tom Cruise. Even in this age of franchises and costumed stars, ...

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Politics & Policy

Letters

Is Puerto Rico Back from the Brink? Writing in the Week (July 20), National Review’s editors incorrectly characterize Puerto Rico governor Alejandro Garcia Padilla. Their unfair portrayal of his efforts to ...
Politics & Policy

The Week

‐ Hillary has been wearing orange pantsuits. Someone’s been planning ahead. ‐ In a speech at American University defending his Iran deal, President Obama accused its Republican opponents of making “common ...
Politics & Policy

Poetry

ORPHAN What was I looking for in that room Crowded with old books, shelves so full, It seemed they could not hold another title, Except where in places a weary volume Leaned upon its neighbor’s ...

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