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A solution to the American organ donor dearth

As of 2:22 p.m. on March 2, 2014, there are currently 121,519 people in the United States actively looking to receive an organ. A large number of these patients are...

by Grace Muth


Is the use of drones by the CIA


The Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) is a civilian as well as paramilitary organization, and yet it oversees unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs)—also...

by Joniel Cha

The American identity


America’s identity is complicated. It is complicated in its formation; it is complicated in its perception


by Elena Weissmann


Title IX and the pernicious legacy of a well-intentioned law

Signed into law over 40 years ago by then-president Richard Nixon, Title IX was a bill with the basic and stated purpose of illegalizing “discrimination” of any sort by public institutions of higher...

by Ryan Bartels

Focusing on the


In today’s day and age, it seems that the educational focus is entirely on women. The news is filled with stories about schools’ new STEM initiatives, the...

by Robin Tiberio

Raising the walls of the


Within the past two decades, social media has become an increasingly ubiquitous component in the creation and expression of individual identities...

by Eric Leimkuhler

NEW: Mr. Jefferson

Defending freedom of religion

The First Amendment and its assertion of religious freedom in particular have long been interpreted as the cornerstone of our most cherished rights...

NEW: Mr. Madison

Weighing the interest of the state

The First Amendment is perhaps the most frequently evoked right in the entire Constitution. Whether the subject is campaign finance or animal sacrifice...

NEW: Mr. Hamilton

Supporting a liberal society

The much maligned Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act has been dragged through the proverbial constitutional mud time and time again...


NEW: Issue No. 4

Fortress America

A discussion of American counterterrorism and national security policy with Dr. James Carafano  Associate Professor Gerard Alexander

Issue No. 3

Ambassador Ryan C. Crocker

An exclusive interview with Ryan C. Crocker, former U.S. ambassador to Afghanistan and Iraq and career officer in the United States Foreign Service...

Issue No. 1:

Thank you for spying

Dean Philip Zelikow, Director of the 9/11 Commission, and Professor Frederick Hitz, former CIA officer, discuss the U.S. security establishment...

Speaker's Corner
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