Will Saletan, author of Bearing Right and a friend of mine,
has written a thoughtful and engaging book on the politics of abortion.
His distinction between pro-choice conservatism and liberalism explains
important features of the politics of abortion.
Ramesh Ponnuru's full review.
Joe Bob Briggs, author of Profoundly Disturbing, is the Zagat
of the Z-movie, the one indispensable guide for those who like slaughter,
sex, and lethal household tools with their popcorn. He wallows in the
movies that other critics flee.
Andrew Stuttaford's full review.
Kids Arent Alright
Brian Robertsonís determination to confront the child-care
establishment with hard facts is certainly matched by the depth of commitment
of the villains in his story: The 'day care deception' is one project
that finds liberals arguing to boost the profits of big business and expand
tax cuts for the rich.
Kate O'Beirne's full review.
Victor Davis Hanson is far from ready to accept categorization as
a military specialist. Mexifornia: A State of Becoming is a deeply
informed study of the impact of Mexican immigration on the U.S., and it
will make you reflect wisely and soberly on the problems this influx is
William Rusher's full review.
Mona Charens new book, Useful Idiots, looks back at
the Cold War, recording excruciatingly and mercilessly who
said or did what, when. This is supposed to be verboten. Taboo. Its
no fair, this going back.
Jay Nordlinger's full review.
The Rule of Lawyers is not a story for the faint of heart.
Walter K. Olson begins the book by looking back on an amazingly prescient
essay written in 1976 by Beverly C. Moore Jr., a onetime Naderite lawyer.
Doug Bandow's full review.
War for Islam
Bernard Lewis is justly regarded as the worlds premier
living authority on the history of the Middle East and the Arab world.
But in his new book, The Crisis of Islam, Lewis meets the particular
needs of a new generation of readers.
Michael Potemra's full review.
the Right Was Won
Getting It Rights real protagonist is the author himself,
Willam F. Buckley Jr., and one happily roots for him throughout. The story
begins with Woodroe Raynor, a Mormon who becomes a spokesman for the John
Austin W. Bramwell's full review.
Richard Brookhiser, in Gentleman Revolutionary, has once
again demonstrated his mastery of the elogy, a portrait in which all that
is superfluous is banished, and in which a judicious art has yielded the
essence of a life.
Michael Knox Beran's full review.
In her charming nove, amanda bright@home, Danielle Crittenden
gives us a year in the life of Amanda Bright: mother of two, wife of Bob
Clarke, and resident of Washington, D.C. NR readers will recognize some
of the characters.
Sarah Maserati's full review.
In Of Paradise and Power, Robert Kagan argues that Europe
and America are divided by a power gap and an ideology gap that reinforce
each other. At the core of the division is an overwhelming disparity
in military-technological power.
John Fonte's full review.
Last summer, the Supreme Court issued a sweeping endorsement of
school choices constitutionality. Clint Bolicks Voucher
Wars is an engaging memoir of this remarkable legal achievement.
John J. Miller's full review.
Anne Applebaum, author of Gulag, has interviewed survivors
and made full use of archival material now available in Russia. In clear
but heartfelt prose, she examines all aspects of a horror which has left
its stamp on humanity forever.
David Pryce-Jones's full review.