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Robert E. Lee at West Point

A Memo to the ‘Supe’

Three Chords and a MAGA Hat

What changes in country music say about the Trump phenom nationwide.

Harvard’s Chilling Crusade Against Greek Life

Where does campus policing of private behavior and association end?

Craig Shirley Emerges at “Very Top” of Reagan Biographers

All four volumes a labor of love.

Why Special Ops Should Be Off Limits to Women

As first female SEAL trainee reportedly drops out, debate hovers around biology.

The Left’s Love Affair With the Bolshevik Revolution

From “Reds” to “American Reds.”

Universities Trashing the Liberal Arts Tradition

Lessons from Middlebury, Duke Divinity, and St. Thomas.

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