Sohrab Ahmari

The flawed idealism that united the right

30 March 2022 1:06 pm

Modern American conservatism is composed of three distinct traditions: libertarian economics, foreign-policy hawkism and social traditionalism. This “fusion” was born…

Anti-anti-crime policies are ruining American cities

23 July 2021 3:33 pm

I didn’t meet Davell Gardner Jr. Yet his photo — and the bubbly personality it captures — will forever remain…

The unenlightenment: liberalism comes at a cost

1 May 2021 9:00 am

The problems with liberalism

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How to be right

25 August 2020 2:22 am

Two broad camps divide American conservatism today: those who get it, and those who don’t — the woke and unwoke,…

This ‘revolution’ isn’t what it looks like

4 July 2020 9:00 am

This is no leftist revolution


The neoliberal counter-revolution

2 July 2020 1:34 pm

America is not in the middle of a revolution — it is a reactionary putsch. About four years ago, the…

I thought I’d left looting mobs behind in the Middle East

13 June 2020 9:00 am

Last week shattered all my sense of stability and permanence in New York, the city I’ve called home since 2012…

Iran’s boat people — and why they’re coming to Britain

5 January 2019 9:00 am

When the migrant crisis started, about three years ago, it was seen as a mainly Syrian affair. Caught in the…