Steven Malanga
America’s northern neighbor is beset by familiar pension-funding problems.
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Eye on the News

Judith Miller
Technology companies take heat for making phones the government can’t tap.

California

Steven Greenhut
California Democrats favor high taxes on businesses—until they don’t.

Recent Features

Ebola and Electronic Medical Records
Joel Zinberg
EMRs are costly, difficult to use, and time-consuming, taking precious time away from doctors and patients.
Keep ’Em Separated
Matthew Hennessey
Elevated bikeways in New York City would serve the needs of bicyclists, drivers, and pedestrians alike.
Can Harrisburg Come Back?
Judah Bellin
The troubled Pennsylvania city’s fiscal future looks better than it has in years.
Inverted Priorities
Nicole Gelinas
Rather than worry about tax “inversions,” President Obama and Congress should fix the tax system.
<i>The Walking Dead</i> in an Age of Anxiety
Michael J. Totten
Why we’re obsessed with zombies
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Making Merit Subjective
Dennis Saffran
The de Blasio administration floats a proposal to water down the admissions test to the city’s specialized high schools.
Ferguson’s Unasked Questions
Heather Mac Donald
In the Missouri city and elsewhere, the media clings to predetermined conclusions.
Connecticut Targets Homeschoolers
Matthew Hennessey
In the aftermath of the Newtown massacre, a state panel tries to restrict parental rights.
Conservatism’s Origins and Prospects
Herbert W. Stupp
A new anthology covers the movement’s many divergent strands.
Strange Bedfellows Make Strange Politics
Myron Magnet
Understanding the Rachel Noerdlinger affair

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Books & Culture

Myron Magnet
Richard Brookhiser’s new biography of Lincoln is splendid.

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Classics

Peter W. Huber
Government-controlled vaccine development has left us scarily vulnerable.
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