Jacob Heilbrunn

Jacob Heilbrunn is the editor of the National Interest and the author of They Knew They Were Right: the Rise of the Neocons. He is a contributing editor of The Spectator.

Politics

Donald Trump’s wishful Easter deadline is a trap for Democrats

Unlike the economy, he isn’t too big to fail

By Jacob Heilbrunn

Art

Tenor badness

Benny Golson, last legend of bebop

By Jacob Heilbrunn

Politics

Coronavirus keeps the spotlight on Trump and away from Joe Biden

The less the latter appears in public, the more popular he will become

By Jacob Heilbrunn

Politics

Bedtime for Bernie

The socialist sleeps tonight after Mini Tuesday thrashing

By Jacob Heilbrunn

Politics

Trump’s lack of coronavirus concern is concerning

The coronavirus is not the flu. There is no vaccine for it

By Jacob Heilbrunn

Politics

Warren’s decision not to endorse a candidate is a kind of endorsement

If she were truly committed to Sanders and his share-the-wealth gospel, she would plunge in

By Jacob Heilbrunn

Politics

Joe Biden could torch Trump

Exit polls showed that moderate and conservative voters regarded Sanders as about as enticing as the coronavirus

By Jacob Heilbrunn

Politics

All aboard the Biden train

Klobuchar & Co. are doing everything in their power to avoid running an impotent Sanders

By Jacob Heilbrunn

Politics

Sand-storm! Bernie is coming for Trump

What happens in Vegas should scare the Trump

By Jacob Heilbrunn

Art

Cyrus the Great

A night at Blues Alley with the mighty Chestnut

By Jacob Heilbrunn

Politics

Can Roger Stone rely on a Trump pardon?

The trial itself has already played into Trump’s hands

By Jacob Heilbrunn

Politics

Reports of the death of the Biden campaign have been greatly exaggerated

Voters are searching for a unifying candidate. He’s it

By Jacob Heilbrunn

Politics

Who saw that coming? Trump acquitted

Impeachment ends with a whimper, despite Mitt Romney’s best efforts

By Jacob Heilbrunn

Politics

No one saw Pete Buttigieg coming except himself

Are the establishment figures of the Democratic party falling by the wayside?

By Jacob Heilbrunn

Politics

Lamar Alexander clears the way for an unbound Trump

But no one has done more to bolster Trump’s fortunes than Mitch McConnell

By Jacob Heilbrunn

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