Free Beacon Matthew Walther

Matthew Walther is associate editor of the Washington Free Beacon. He was previously assistant editor of the American Spectator. His work has also appeared in the Spectator of London, First Things, the Weekly Standard, National Review, the Daily Beast, and other publications. He lives with his wife, Lydia, and their two daughters in Alexandria, Virginia. His Twitter handle is @matthewwalther.

A Sacrificial Goat in Every Pot

Feature: The enigma of Florida Senate candidate Augustus Sol Invictus

November 11, 2015

Linc, We Hardly Knew Ye

My brief stint on the Free Beacon’s Lincoln Chafee beat

October 23, 2015

Hillary Clinton, a Socialist, and Three No Names Walk Into a Casino

Feature: What I saw at the first Democratic debate

October 15, 2015

Wallace Stevens Wrote a Handful of Beautiful Poems and a Lot of Tosh

Review: Wallace Stevens, ‘The Collected Poems: The Corrected Edition’

October 3, 2015
GOP 2016 Debate

I Can’t Believe I Watched the Whole Thing

Feature: What I saw at CNN’s Reagan Library Debate

September 18, 2015

Spotless Pearls

Review: Ad Putter and Myra Stokes (editors), ‘The Works of the Gawain Poet: Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, Pearl, Patience, Cleanness’

August 8, 2015

Dryads and Hamadryads

Review: Hugh Trevor-Roper, ‘The Wartime Journals’

July 26, 2015

Barbara Bush, 1925-2018

Remembering the Silver Fox

June 8, 2015

Chamber Music

Review: ‘The Chambers Dictionary, 13th Edition’

April 25, 2015

The American Life of Richard John Neuhaus

Review: Randy Boyagoda’s ‘Richard John Neuhaus: A Life in the Public Square’

March 14, 2015