Articles by Nicholas Cannariato

September 27, 2017

Hell Doesn’t Discriminate: On ‘Spoils’ by Brian Van Reet 0

War often becomes about survival; the rest is noise and silence.

August 2, 2017

Why We Read and Why We Write 4

What we gain by reading is what we often strive for in life when we’re actually thinking about what we want.

April 21, 2017

Rising Waters: On Omar El Akkad’s ‘American War’ 11

El Akkad deploys a subtle critique of torture as not only immoral, but ineffective — and a direct critique of the Bush administration’s embrace of torture and Donald Trump’s lurid flirtation with it.