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Norman Podhoretz

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Norman Podhoretz (/pɒdˈhɔːrɪts/; born January 16, 1930) is an American magazine editor, writer, and conservative political commentator. He was born in New York City. His views are seen as "paleo-neoconservative".[1] He is a writer for Commentary magazine. He was the publication's editor-in-chief from 1960 to 1995.[2][3]

Podhoretz studied at Columbia University and Clare College, Cambridge. He married Midge Decter in 1956. They have two childen. Decter died in 2022.[4]

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  1. An Interview with Norman Podhoretz Archived 2019-05-11 at the Wayback Machine April 16, 2019, Claremont
  2. "Commentary Magazine". Archived from the original on 2009-09-05. Retrieved 2022-01-16.
  3. "US". The Independent. Archived from the original on May 11, 2008. Retrieved June 6, 2018.
  4. Midge Decter, leading neo-conservative, dead at 94