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Dear Jerk: Love Your Dad The Right-Wing Nut

Reader Surly sends this terrific piece of advice from rock singer Andrew …

Posted August 9th, 2014

The Good Tsar, Stabbed In The Back

Xavier Marquez examines the political psychology of the “good Tsar,” shorthand for …

Posted July 16th, 2014

Reform Conservatism & The Power Of Sin

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

Posted June 10th, 2014

Don’t Do Anything, Just Sit There

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

Posted April 24th, 2014

The Pyrrhic Culture War Victory Of The Left

Alyssa Rosenberg, a liberal, acknowledges that the right has lost the culture …

Posted April 17th, 2014

A GOP Education Reformer’s Farewell To Politics

My friend Ryan Booth, who teaches our kids math at his Mathnasium …

Posted April 2nd, 2014

Reaching The American Liberal Utopia

A friend on the left sent this critique of the contemporary left …

Posted March 12th, 2014

The Real American Catholic Conflict

Greetings from an airport hotel. Stupid winter. It just won’t quit, will …

Posted February 6th, 2014

Time Guesses My Political Orientation

According to this online Jon Haidt-based questionnaire, I’d say Time magazine did …

Posted January 13th, 2014

Winning The Culture War, Losing Far More

The Just Thomism blog asks Christians if we really want to win …

Posted December 31st, 2013

No Affirmative Action For Conservative Books

Micah Mattix disagrees with Tim Graham, who dings The New York Times …

Posted December 5th, 2013

A Conservative Admires The Pastrix

Bart Gingerich is a conservative Protestant, but he finds some things to …

Posted November 25th, 2013

C Is For Crunchy Con

TMatt brings to my attention this three-minute video dialogue co-hosted by Ivan …

Posted November 14th, 2013

The Divine Marilynne Robinson

It has taken me a day or two to get around to …

Posted October 16th, 2013

Bishop Fellay Lets Pope Francis Have It

The head of the (possibly schismatic) traditionalist Catholic Society of St. Pius …

Posted October 15th, 2013

Between Liberal Utopia And Conservative Dystopia

John Holbo launches a long, rambling post about slavery and the South by …

Posted September 2nd, 2013

What’s The Matter With Britain?

The New Statesman reports on a growing gap in the Labour Party …

Posted August 22nd, 2013