Brian Stewart
Brian Stewart

Brian Stewart is a New York–based political writer. His work has appeared in National Review, the Wall Street Journal, and The American Interest, among other publications.

How One Man Refuses To Be Defined By A Racial Identity

A new memoir about race by Thomas Chatterton Williams, ‘Self-Portrait in Black and White,’ violates shibboleths on the left and right, and drives a stake through the heart of identity politics.

David Frum Exposes The Dangers Of Living In A ‘Trumpocracy’

David Frum’s book, ‘Trumpocracy: The Corruption of the American Republic,’ raises important questions about the direction that the country is headed under an unprecedented president.

America Is Abdicating Its Role In Global Leadership

A new book by Robert Kagan, ‘The Jungle Grows Back: America and Our Imperiled World,’ argues that the liberal world order is unraveling at a frightening pace, hastened in no small measure by its chief custodian and beneficiary.

Europe Is Dying, New Book Warns, And The Consequences Could Be Dire For The West

The distinguishing feature of modern Europe is its persistent ennui, shown in the inability or unwillingness ‘to reproduce itself, fight for itself or even take its own side in an argument.’

Even If ISIS Goes Down Soon, It Probably Won’t Stay Down Long

Many argue that ISIS is close to death. But whatever happens in Raqqa, ISIS’s cause will live on.