David Frum is a senior editor at The Atlantic and the chairman of Policy Exchange.
In 2001-02, he served as a speechwriter for President George W. Bush; in 2007-2008 as a senior adviser to the Rudy Giuliani presidential campaign. David Frum is the author of 8 books, most recently the e-book “Why Romney Lost.”
Mr. Frum was born in Toronto, Canada in 1960. He received a simultaneous B.A. and M.A. in history from Yale in 1982. He was appointed a visiting lecturer in history at Yale in 1986; in 1987, he graduated cum laude from the Harvard Law School, where he served as president of the Federalist Society.
The great Austrian free-market economists Friedrich Hayek and Ludwig von Mises toured Germany together in 1946, according to a probably apocryphal story. They witnessed the devastation of the cities, the hunger and misery of the population, and the utter demoralization of post-Nazi society. After a long look at the rubble and ruins, Mises (the story […]