Nicolas Sarkozy ran on a platform of breaking with the
French status quo, and—sacrebleu!—he won.
Mind Your Malthus
Gregory Clark’s A Farewell to Alms aims to spoil our taste for Adam Smith with some warmed-over Malthus.
Train of Life
The birth of Steve Goodman’s “City of New Orleans.”
The Case for Restraint
America has been trying to do too much with too little. It’s time to do less and succeed more.
A proposal for settling the Afghan-Pakistan border dispute, and closing down a key al-Qaeda sanctuary.
A worm’s-eye view of what went wrong with reconstruction and development in postwar Iraq.