Angelo Codevilla

About Angelo Codevilla

Angelo M. Codevilla is a senior fellow of the Claremont Institute, professor emeritus of international relations at Boston University and the author of To Make And Keep Peace, Hoover Institution Press, 2014

Progression—or Degeneracy? Part One

Editor’s note: This is the first of a three-part series. The American regime that resulted from the American Revolution differs from today’s in size, scope, and character. We do not elaborate the contrasts. Rather, we ask: Whence came these differences between the former’s constitutionally limited pursuits of modest objectives—domestic tranquility, justice, the common

By | 2017-07-12T14:52:23+00:00 June 24th, 2017|

Robert Mueller Needs to Answer Some Crucial Questions—If Only Republicans Would Ask Them

Editor's Note:  The following is a memo crafted by the author as it ought to be written to Special Counsel, Robert Mueller from the two Judiciary Committee chairmen in Congress.   If only . . . From: Charles Grassley - Chairman, Senate Judiciary Committee & Bob Goodlatte - Chairman, House Judiciary Committee To: Robert Mueller - Special Counsel, Department

By | 2017-07-12T14:53:42+00:00 June 20th, 2017|

Russia: What Is It To Us?

The current hubbub about Russian interference in the U.S. political process, subsequent to anonymous whispers to the New York Times and Washington Post by U.S. intelligence officials, as ever aligned with the Left side of American politics, is based on exactly, precisely, zero facts we know of. Contrast this with the Soviet era, when the

By | 2017-07-12T14:54:27+00:00 December 24th, 2016|

Make America Victorious Again

Reposted with permission from the Claremont Review of Books. At the 2016 elections our bipartisan foreign policy class is near-unanimous, not so much behind Hillary Clinton nor even against Donald Trump. Rather, it circles its wagons around its own identities, ideas, practices, and, yes, livelihoods. Clinton represents the ruling class’s people and priorities in foreign

By | 2017-07-12T14:54:43+00:00 October 19th, 2016|