The Hateful Left

I respond to the media’s despicable spin on the Tucson shooting in City Journal today: Judging from his website, I would guess that Jared Lee Loughner suffers from schizophrenia. The man who opened fire with a…

Me on the Election

From the City Journal website: “Republicans shouldn’t be worried. They should be in agony. They should be throwing up. Republicans had better get a better policy on prescription drugs and quickly: they’re gonna need a lot…

An Unnecessary Evil

I’m no big fan of unions but some form of collective bargaining rights in the private sector seems to me a necessary evil.  In the public sector, however, unionization is a disaster–as FDR said it would…

More on Islamophobia

Just before leaving on my first vacation since 1873, I produced a Klavan on the Culture video on the so-called Ground Zero Mosque, asking the musical question:  Does Islam Suck? KOC, of course, is satire, but…

New Klavan Story in City Journal

City Journal will celebrate its 20th Anniversary this autumn with a special issue that will include a new work of short fiction by Andrew.  The Windows will be only the second work of fiction to appear…

Me in City Journal on the Media

The truly estimable City Journal has posted my reaction to–well, to several things:  Journolist, Breitbart and the cancellation of my novel Empire of Lies in France for “political and religious” reasons: The book’s French cancellation is,…

Anderson Saves The City

Brian Anderson, editor of the remarkable City Journal, (where, remarkably, I’m a contributing editor) has given an excellent and wide-ranging interview  to  the Atlantic.  Conor Friedersdorf (a highly intelligent interviewer who Q&A’d me once a while…

Great Article of the Week

My friend Myron Magnet turned his prodigious erudition and intellect on the Tea Party at City Journal this week, tracing the lines that connect the party to our founders and the ordinary revolutionaries for whom they…

The Anti-Jesse Jackson Jesse

My City Journal feature on Jesse Jackson’s nemesis, the Reverend Jesse Lee Peterson, is now available online here.  It’s called “A Man Alone.”  I don’t think I’ve ever met anyone who speaks his mind so plainly…

Andrew In City Journal

The Winter 2010 print edition of City Journal is now available and contains Andrew’s profile of Los Angeles minister Jesse Lee Peterson.  Peterson, who heads the Brotherhood Organization of a New Destiny (BOND) has been fighting…