Chronicles Magazine

  • IN THE DARK

    Of Death and Birth

    Watching director Angela Robinson’s Professor Marston and the Wonder Women, I was reminded of Oscar Wilde’s comment concerning sexual tact. “I have no objection to anyone’s sex life,” he once revealed, “as long as they don’t practice it in the...

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  • EDITORIALS

    The Politics of Peace

    Step by step America is being primed for war with Iran. President Trump has not actually torn up the “Iran deal,” but he “decertified” it in October, and his administration is under constant pressure from the war lobby.

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  • EDITORIALS

    On the Altar of Empire

    The GOP-controlled Congress has received a report from the Pentagon advocating the conscription of women—the daughters, young wives, and young mothers of America, ages 18 to 25—according to the Washington Times.

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  • Polemics & Exchanges

    Camps & Nature Abhors

    Let me begin by thanking Chilton Williamson, Jr., for the many enjoyable hours spent reading his columns, which are always one of the highlights of Chronicles. His recent article “The Anti-Prometheans” (In Our Time, October) similarly has much...

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