The Death of The Weekly Standard
The real problem holding back the American Right is its leaders who think there is no problem but for Donald Trump.
Some called it murder. Others, suicide.
It was a strange death. Some called it murder. Others, suicide. Either way, it was sudden and messy. Like many friends and colleagues, I remember subscribing to The Weekly Standard at its start. Its history is that of the modern conservative movement. How one interprets its end serves as a Rorschach test for how one…