Chronicles Magazine March 2016

How Liberalism Is Losing

On New Year’s Eve in Cologne, 1,000 of what witnesses described as dark-skinned youths from the Middle East and North Africa, many if not most of them stinking drunk, surrounded hundreds of young women and robbed, grabbed, groped them, and raped...

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  • REVIEWS

    The Chief and His Men

    On June 1, 1945, Pope Pius XII met for three hours in private audience with his co-conspirator, the German lawyer Josef Müller. “I had hardly crossed the threshold into his study when the Holy Father approached me, and embraced me,” Müller later...

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  • IN THE DARK

    Paint It Black

    In the 90’s of the last century, I used to supplement my academic income by coaching investment bankers and corporate CEOs. My job was to help them prepare presentations designed to persuade the well-heeled to bet large sums of money on their...

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  • EDITORIALS

    NR Trumped

    National Review’s February 15 number, “Against Trump,” carries a leading editorial condemning the Republican presidential candidate as a man who “would trash the broad conservative ideological consensus within the GOP in favor of a free-floating...

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  • EDITORIALS

    Trump Vindication

    From the beginning of Donald Trump’s candidacy for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination, I have consistently said that I do not expect him to win the nomination, or, if he does capture it, to win the election.

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  • Polemics & Exchanges

    Daughters in Combat

    Aaron D. Wolf’s “Drafting Our Daughters” is an excellent article. Having served three tours in Vietnam as an artillery surveyor, forward observer, and civil-affairs team chief, I’ll make some additions.

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  • Polemics & Exchanges

    Original Intent

    In his article on his trip to Rome, Jeff Minick comments on the apparent decline of attendance at Mass. Italians for centuries have avoided the Mass, puzzling other Catholics when Italian immigrants began arriving in the United States.

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