Books, Arts & Manners
  • Mary Eberstadt reviews An Anxious Age: The Post- Protestant Ethic and the Spirit of America, by Joseph Bottum.
  • Amir Taheri reviews Dancing with the Devil: The Perils of Engaging Rogue Regimes, by Michael Rubin.
  • Arthur L. Herman reviews The Contest of the Century: The New Era of Competition with China—and How America Can Win, by Geoff Dyer.
  • Michael Novak reviews I Kiss Your Hands Many Times: Hearts, Souls, and Wars in Hungary, by Marianne Szegedy-Maszak.
  • Ross Douthat reviews The Grand Budapest Hotel.
  • Richard Brookhiser discusses vehicles in the city.
The Long View  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  
Athwart  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  
Poetry  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  
Happy Warrior  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  .  
April 21, 2014    |     Volume LXVI, No. 7
Restore the Religious Freedom Restoration Act

Religious liberty exists as a core civilizational value not just because pluralist societies profit from it, but because the human heart demands it. If history teaches anything, it teaches that the religious impulse — the sense of eternity set in the hearts of men (to paraphrase Solomon) — is nothing if not powerful.

By David French

COVER: Roman Genn

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