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  • The war on Rome

    by Maura Jane Farrelly

    For centuries, Americans saw the Catholic Church as a dangerous foreign enemy. Not any more. What changed?


  • Roundup Top 10!

    This week's broad sampling of opinion pieces found on the Internet, as selected by the editors of HNN.



  • What Syrian Chemical Weapons Reveal about Obama

    by Daniel Pipes

    The famed "red line" warning that Barack Obama issued in August 2013 to Bashar al-Assad of Syria was arguably the defining foreign policy moment of his presidency: an unequivocal warning to a rogue leader to desist from war crimes or pay the price.



  • America Needs a Commander-in-Chief, Not a Historian

    by Noah Rothman

    Bush’s stumbles over whether his brother’s signature achievement in office was justified have sparked a deluge of retrospection and self-criticism from the 2016 field of GOP candidates.


  • Against generations

    by Rebecca Onion

    Generational thinking is seductive and confirms preconceived prejudices, but it’s a bogus way to understand the world.



  • We’re all populists now

    by David Greenberg

    Candidates of the left, right and center have something in common: They all want to be seen as populists.



  • Slaves of history

    by Jori Lewis

    If you descend from slaves in Senegal, your shame is an open secret and your life limited by stigma and disrespect



  • Presidential Cars of the USA Since 1939

    It wasn't until 1939 that the U.S. Secret Service got serious about Presidential over-the-road transportation. This timeline examines what has come since.


  • Roundup Top 10!

    This week's broad sampling of opinion pieces found on the Internet, as selected by the editors of HNN.



  • The False Iraq War Gotcha Narrative

    by Max Boot

    An honest accounting leaves plenty of blame all around—it doesn’t feed a simple “gotcha” narrative where supporters of the invasion were all evil and opponents of it all good.

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