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Tea Party Literature?

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

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

The Epistemic Closure Fueling Culture War

Reader Bobby — who, by the way, is gay, and supports gay …

Posted July 2nd, 2014

Funding The Conservative Right Brain

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

Posted July 1st, 2014

Yuval Levin Responds On ‘Room To Grow’

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

Posted June 11th, 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

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

Decline Of Conservative Publishing

I’m late to this, but in case you missed it, here’s McKay …

Posted March 24th, 2014

The ‘Wired Man’s Burden’ Of The Neoreactionaries

J. Arthur Bloom takes the measure of the Neoreactionaries. Excerpt: One of …

Posted February 18th, 2014

‘Downton’ Nostalgia

Well, friends, we have only one more episode of “Downton Abbey” left …

Posted February 17th, 2014

The Crunchy Con Nicole Curtis

Justin Raimondo writes a lovely tribute to Nicole Curtis, who rehabilitates old …

Posted February 12th, 2014

The ‘Conservative’ David Foster Wallace?

James Santel writes of novelist David Foster Wallace: Wallace’s writing did indeed …

Posted February 11th, 2014