Trump Is Panicked That His Trade War Will…

Photo: Nicholas Kamm/AFP/Getty Images Most weeks, New York Magazine writer-at-large Frank Rich speaks with contributor Alex Carp about the biggest stories in politics and culture. Today, Trump’s trade war with China, what Jeffrey Epstein’s death means for…

Writers Are Sharing Their Most Overused Phrases And…

@john_boyne Everyone’s breathing is a mess, it’s always “hitching”, “breaking”, “catching”, “gasping”... the poor things can’t breathe properly. The phrases “caught in their throat” or “broke in their chest” are way too common. 😅 03:46…

The Kingdom of Lyz Lenz’s God Land Is…

From a distance, America’s heartland looks easy to map. Peopled by Trump voters and churchgoers, farmers and diner patrons, it is a country within a country, governed by values city folk abandoned long ago. If…

The Limits of My Conservatism

Which way will he go? Photo: Scott Olson/Getty Images In the first year of the Trump presidency, I had a very pleasant dinner with Michael Anton, the brilliant, bespoke Straussian who went to work for…