David Frum

David Frum is a senior editor at The Atlantic.

Don't Knock the Reform Conservatives

Skeptics are right that the new crop of thinkers offer a bigger change in tone than substance. That change is reason enough for optimism.

The Victimology of Hillary Clinton

Even though her 2008 campaign took advantage of racially charged attacks on Barack Obama, she still think she's the one who had it tough.

The Elusive Specificity of Reparations

They’re not an abstract notion. They’re particular amounts of money paid to particular people. To atone for America's sins, whom should the government pay, how much, and why?

What Putin Wants

Respect, sure, but also money. How that shapes his relations with the West.

Why Affirmative Action No Longer Works

Though it was a noble idea for compensation in the 1960s, today's America is more divided by class and income difference than by race.

The Lies Edward Snowden Tells

The former NSA contractor claims he challenged Vladimir Putin on government surveillance. That couldn't be further from the truth.