Recent Articles by Michael Gerson
Published: Monday, December 9, 2013 11:48 am MST
The shopping season — as evidenced by loud, repetitive commercials — is all about seizing the objects of our desires.
Published: Thursday, December 5, 2013 1:03 pm MST
A cancer diagnosis is the experience of about 13 million Americans. Mine came early enough for surgery to make a difference.
Published: Saturday, November 23, 2013 6:44 pm MST
On the polling evidence, politicians might lead evangelicals in either direction on immigration reform. But for evangelicals themselves, it would be a discrediting shame if their group identity counted more tha...
Published: Thursday, November 21, 2013 1:01 pm MST
In appreciations of the writer and Cambridge don C.S. Lewis, it is often noted that he died on the same day that President John F. Kennedy was murdered.
Published: Tuesday, November 19, 2013 11:04 am MST
For those who expect and fear an irrepressible conflict between the tea party and the Republican establishment, Sen. Mike Lee of Utah is a hopeful anomaly.
Published: Thursday, November 14, 2013 9:51 am MST
Among the saddest aspects of a political culture premised on the exaggeration and organization of grievances is the way policy debates get pulled into a vortex of paranoia.
Published: Tuesday, November 5, 2013 12:34 pm MST
Following the recent tea-party Tet Offensive -- tactically disastrous but symbolically important -- the Republican establishment has commenced counterinsurgency operations.
Published: Thursday, October 31, 2013 2:21 pm MDT
Those who pass a partisan health law, own it. And those who believe in government are not necessarily capable of running one.
Published: Tuesday, October 29, 2013 12:39 pm MDT
While chemical weapons disarmament proceeds in Syria, so do mass attacks on civilians.
Published: Thursday, October 24, 2013 11:53 am MDT
The American political class is facing a perfect storm of public contempt.