conservatism

Thoughts on Localism (or, the Need for Pulling My Head out of the Clouds)

by JL Wall I, too, have been somewhat remiss in my bloggerly …

Ceding the High Ground on Health Care Reform, ctd.

I’ve got some further thoughts up at TAS.

R.S. McCain, Eat Your Heart Out

“I think of politics as a circle, not a spectrum of just …

“Statism”, Again

So I’ve criticized the overeager use of the “S”-word before, and certainly …

Prefab Conservatism, ctd.

Conor has a definition: In construction, a prefabricated house is produced in …

Prefabricons Strike Back

And with prefab humor, too. P.S. “Schmuckler”, eh? I actually think that …

New Term of the Day (If I May Say So Myself)

Inspired by James’s coinage of “premod” to describe the Front Porch Republicans …

MORE IN conservatism

(Still) Defining Conservatism Away

The point I was making was that, one could take the conservative …

Reagan + Christ + Ayn Rand = ?

An incoherent governing philosophy and some extraordinarily bad rap, apparently. That, plus …

Defining Conservatism Away

I haven’t found the time to listen to the Riehl-Friedersdorf-Payne Skypecast on …

Burke or (and?) MacIntyre?

Perhaps unsurprisingly, the recent discussion over conservatism and slavery (see here, here, …

The Marital is Political, ctd.

When I wrote this post, I forgot that I had linked earlier …

Do Americans Favor Smaller Government?

Conor argues that they (we?) do, but I’m sorry to say that …

The Blogosphere Just Got a Lot Wordier

My friend – and erstwhile guest-blogger – Nathan Origer is a part …

“Toward a Bioethics of Love”

With JL, let me heartily recommend my friend Helen Rittelmeyer’s initial sketch …

Where We’re At

“Hey, you’re a moderate”, remarks the friend who sends along this piece …

The Want For Speed

By H.C. Johns (Cross-posted at The Other Right) As disturbing as cadaver-sex exhibitions may …