Recent Articles by George F. Will
Published: Wednesday, September 24, 2014 6:10 pm MDT
Sensible Kansans have a problematic choice to ponder: Electing [Greg] Orman would deepen the Senate's pool of talent, but it might thwart Republican efforts to control the Senate.
Published: Wednesday, September 17, 2014 6:08 pm MDT
Promising to "destroy" this group with the help of "a broad coalition" of "partners," Barack Obama said last week, "I welcome congressional support for this effort." He obviously thinks such support is optional...
Published: Tuesday, September 2, 2014 5:18 pm MDT
The Islamic State is a nasty problem that can be remedied if its neighbors, assisted by the United States, decide to do so. Vladimir Putin's fascist revival is a crisis that tests the West's capacity to decide.
Published: Wednesday, August 27, 2014 7:51 pm MDT
The Navy, with embarked Marines, is the primary instrument for the use of military power. The question, however, is: Do Americans, demoralized by squandered valor in Iraq and Afghanistan, want U.S. power projec...
Published: Wednesday, August 13, 2014 8:10 pm MDT
This far into the human story, only the historically uninstructed are startled by what they think are new permutations of evil.
Published: Wednesday, July 23, 2014 7:32 pm MDT
Fifty Julys ago, up the road near San Francisco, in the unfortunately named Cow Palace, the Republican National Convention gave its presidential nomination to Arizona Sen. Barry Goldwater, who knew he would los...
Published: Wednesday, June 25, 2014 6:44 pm MDT
McDaniel's defeat, like many the tea party has experienced this primary season, brings that feisty faction face to face with a melancholy fact: Americans' devotion to frugal government is frequently avowed but ...
Published: Friday, June 20, 2014 4:12 pm MDT
Advocates of extreme judicial quietism to punish the supine people leave the people's representatives no recourse short of the extreme and disproportionate "self help" of impeachment. Surely courts should not e...
Published: Monday, June 16, 2014 7:41 pm MDT
Americans prefer not to think about, and rarely allow elections to turn on, foreign policy. Events, however, are not cooperating.
Published: Wednesday, June 11, 2014 7:49 pm MDT
Opposition to the EU is a worthy cause that unfortunately has been embraced by, and might become the property of, political parties tainted by disreputable motives and members.