The Latest Issue of NR
March 6, 2017

$5.00

The Latest Issue of NR
March 6, 2017

$5.00

ARTICLES

13 FOREIGN ENTANGLEMENTS by Dan McLaughlin
The Trump Organization’s unnecessary emoluments-clause problem.

16 WHICH REFUGEES? by Nayla Rush
We can direct our aid less arbitrarily.

18 TRUMP AS COMMUNICATOR by Heather R. Higgins
The president has developed an aggressive, successful idiom.

20 INDUSTRIAL POLICY BY TWEET by Robert D. Atkinson
A novel use of the bully pulpit.

22 PERMANENT FEBRUARY by Jay Nordlinger
Some personal thoughts on the ‘Blacksonian.’

FEATURES

24 PROGRESSIVISM IN THE BOARDROOM by Kevin D. Williamson
A class and its interests.

26 TREATING OPIOID ADDICTION by Sally Satel
Never before have so many tools been available.

30 FIXING FINANCE, STILL by Nicole Gelinas
Replace Dodd-Frank with something that will work.

BOOKS, ARTS & MANNERS

35 TREASON OF THE CLERKS
David Pryce-Jones reviews From Benito Mussolini to Hugo Chávez: Intellectuals and a Century of Political Hero Worship, by Paul Hollander.

36 FIRST PRINCIPLES
Jeremy Carl reviews Patriotism Is Not Enough: Harry Jaffa, Walter Berns, and the Arguments That Redefined American Conservatism, by Steven F. Hayward.

39 A NEW MAN
Dominic Green reviews Montaigne: A Life, by Philippe Desan.

45 PRESERVING THE MAGIC
David P. Deavel & Catherine Jack Deavel discuss J. K. Rowling’s extended universe.

47 EMPIRE BUILDER
Ross Douthat reviews The Founder.

SECTIONS

2 Letters to the Editor
4 The Week
33 Athwart . . . . . . . . . . . James Lileks
34 The Long View . . . . . . Rob Long
39 Poetry . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Len Krisak
48 Happy Warrior . . . . . . David Harsanyi