Politics & Current Affairs

Protests are rocking Iran after the death of a young woman in police custody. An Iranian writer joins us to think about how they connect to past protests, and where they could lead.

Sept. 30 2022 12:01AM

What happens when the study of the humanities migrates from campus to the web?

Sept. 28 2022 12:01AM

Watch the recording or read the transcript of our columnist’s conversation last week about the hasidic yeshiva controversy.

Sept. 21 2022 12:02AM

The direct target of anti-Jewish politics may be the Jews, but the more consequential damage is to the land of Lincoln. What can Jews do to help?

Sept. 21 2022 12:01AM

Smiling at my visible distress, my neighbor said he was surprised: did I really not know what was going on to Jews around us? But it’s our responsibility to stay.

Aug. 8 2022 12:01AM

When it comes to Israel, the longtime columnist, a bellwether for conventional American opinion on the Middle East, is stuck three decades in the past.

July 28 2022 12:01AM

One of the greatest Jewish historians on the clash of civilizations that played out within the psyches of young Odessan Jews.

July 27 2022 12:01AM

A new history of the American right seeks from the first page to alert the reader to what it is not about: the 40th president. But in the end conservatives can’t escape Reagan—nor should they.

July 18 2022 12:01AM

Until now, the administration has failed to realize that America’s actions in one part of the globe have consequences in another. Can it change course?

July 14 2022 12:01AM

That America still so passionately debates abortion marks the difference between the stagnation of Europe and the hopeful civilization of the United States.

July 13 2022 12:01AM

An interview with the author of Mosaic’s June essay on how to understand Turkish politics, and the prospects for its relations with America and Israel.

July 8 2022 12:13AM

The British writer joins us to think about the ideological battle over the Western tradition and the role Israel plays in that fight.

June 30 2022 12:33AM

The ayatollahs are playing hardball.

Matthew Continetti
June 13 2022 12:01AM

A Yale political scientist joins us to talk about esoteric writing and how to understand its relation to politics.

June 10 2022 12:46AM