Steve Chapman

Steve Chapman

Steve Chapman

Steve Chapman is a columnist and editorial writer for the Chicago Tribune. His twice-a-week column on national and international affairs appears in some 50 papers across the country.

He attended Harvard University, where he was on the staff of the Harvard Crimson, and graduated with honors in 1976. He has been a fellow at the American Academy in Berlin and the Hoover Institution at Stanford University, and has served on the Visiting Committee of the University of Chicago Law School.

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Trump and Putin vs. America Jul 18, 2018

Once to every man and nation comes the moment to decide, In the strife of Truth with Falsehood, for... Read More

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Kavanaugh's Soft Spot for Police Abuses Jul 15, 2018

The history of liberty in America features an endless battle over the rights of individuals versus t... Read More

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Kavanaugh and the Myth of Strict Construction Jul 12, 2018

When Donald Trump announced his nominee for the Supreme Court on Monday, he said he wanted someone w... Read More

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The Debt Clock Keeps Spinning Jul 05, 2018

In 1989, a New York businessman who was worried about chronic federal budget deficits erected the Na... Read More