Recent Articles by George F. Will
Published: Saturday, July 23, 2016 6:00 pm MDT
Crucial political decisions often concern which bridges to cross and which to burn. Donald Trump's dilemma is that he burns some bridges by the way he crosses others.
Published: Wednesday, July 20, 2016 6:00 pm MDT
Neither the unanimous decision by the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague, nor China's rejection of it, was surprising. The timing of it was, however, as serendipitous as China's rejection is ominous.
Published: Saturday, July 16, 2016 6:00 pm MDT
The mills of justice grind slowly, but life plunges on, leaving lives blighted when justice, by being delayed, is irremediably denied. Fortunately, California's Supreme Court might soon decide to hear the centu...
Published: Monday, July 11, 2016 8:21 pm MDT
Trump's campaign has less cash ($1.3 million) than some congressional candidates have, so Republican donors have never been more important than they are at this moment. They can save their party by not aiding i...
Published: Saturday, July 9, 2016 6:00 pm MDT
The report was so "seismic" — Daniel Patrick Moynihan's word — that Lyndon Johnson's administration released it on the Fourth of July weekend, 1966, hoping it would not be noticed. But the Coleman r...
Published: Saturday, July 2, 2016 6:00 pm MDT
The progressive drive to broadly define and thoroughly eradicate political "corruption" has corrupted politics. But discord is not altogether pandemic in Washington.
Published: Wednesday, June 29, 2016 6:00 pm MDT
The Leave campaign won the referendum on withdrawing because the arguments on which the Remain side relied made Leave's case. The Remain campaign began with a sham, was monomaniacal with its Project Fear, and e...
Published: Tuesday, June 28, 2016 2:54 pm MDT
World War I, the worst manmade disaster in human experience, was the hinge of modern history. The war was the incubator of Communist Russia, Nazi Germany, World War II and innumerable cultural consequences.
Published: Thursday, June 2, 2016 6:00 pm MDT
Lord Nigel Lawson explained that the June 23 referendum, which he hopes will withdraw Britain from the European Union, was never supposed to happen. It's the fulfillment of a promise Prime Minister David Camero...
Published: Wednesday, June 1, 2016 6:00 pm MDT
Leaders of the campaign to end Britain's membership in the European Union hope that next month's referendum will make June 23, 2016, a date as luminous in modern British history as May 3, 1979, when voters made...