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Posts in category “Conservatism”

Tea Party Literature?

The conservative book editor Adam Bellow wrote a National Review essay calling …

Posted July 10th, 2014

D’Souza Hits Bottom, Digs — And Finds Gold!

A friend asked me the other day what I thought about the …

Posted July 10th, 2014

What Your Birth Year Says About Your Politics

According to The New York Times, new social science research says that …

Posted July 8th, 2014

A Kolakowskian Conservative

A reader sends in this excerpt from an essay by the Polish …

Posted July 3rd, 2014

Funding The Conservative Right Brain

Publisher Adam Bellow says the Right doesn’t understand the importance of culture …

Posted July 1st, 2014

Among Britain’s White Working Class

The Financial Times has a fascinating article based on a Soros-funded study …

Posted June 19th, 2014

Yuval Levin Responds On ‘Room To Grow’

Great letter from Yuval Levin, one of the essayists in Room To …

Posted June 11th, 2014

Tea Party Destroys Eric Cantor

Unbelievable: In one of the most stunning primary election upsets in congressional …

Posted June 10th, 2014

Reform Conservatism & The Power Of Sin

David Brooks says Room To Grow, the reform conservative agenda put forth …

Posted June 10th, 2014

PoMos Vs. Porchers In Alt-Con Shootout

Mitrailleuse says that with the migration of Peter Lawler’s Postmodern Conservative blog to …

Posted June 4th, 2014

Roger Scruton Vs. Modernity

Rich indeed is Mervyn F. Bindle’s essay surveying the work of Roger …

Posted June 3rd, 2014

Sh*t Crunchy Parents Say

Courtesy of a reader, who wants to know why on earth I …

Posted May 30th, 2014

Dinesh D’Souza Might Be Going To Jail

The best-selling conservative author pled guilty today to knowingly violating federal campaign …

Posted May 20th, 2014

The Sarah Palin Who Might Have Been

Reader Richard sends this comment: I remember corresponding with you when John …

Posted May 1st, 2014

Mark Levin’s Full-Throated Tribal Yell

Somebody will do a Ph.D thesis in political science one day on …

Posted April 30th, 2014

The Pro-Torture Palin Populists

Rod is no conservative . He’s as phony as David Brooks . …

Posted April 28th, 2014

Don’t Do Anything, Just Sit There

The “antimodernist” political philosopher Peter King concedes that in the modern world, …

Posted April 24th, 2014