Michael O’Donnell

Michael O’Donnell is a lawyer in the Chicago area. His work has appeared in the New York Times, the Wall Street Journal, and the Atlantic.


Young Guns

Obama’s surprisingly strong national security record owes much to a group of youthful aides few Americans have heard of.

Thinking Out Loud

An oral history of the twentieth century, dictated on his deathbed, shows that Tony Judt was, to the end, the consummate public intellectual.