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Fighting Porn: The Reviving Cause Social Conservatism Needs

It isn’t a last gasp; it’s a new beginning, one that’s rallying a new breed of young traditionalists.

Unfortunately, These Atrocities Aren’t Going to Stop

In a society of advanced decomposition and moral depravity, these perpetrators are nobodies who wish to die as somebodies.

Slow Fade of the Pennsylvania Irish

A new book tells the story of the immigrants from Donegal who still inhabit modern-day Trump Country.

Norman Mailer Was a Left-Conservative

The prolific writer and liberal celebrity spurned feminism, political correctness, and overreaching government.

Debunking the Caricature of Jack Kerouac the Nihilist

A new book suggests the Catholic-born icon was more spiritual than the “beatnik” label suggests.

A Life of the Land, Cut Short

Philip Britts lived to be only 31, but his back-to-basics communion with nature produced some remarkable poetry and insights.

Justin Timberlake Unleashes the Technopoly

Faith in technological progress can erase the human person, as the pop star’s latest video shows.

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‘Dare To Be Different’: How Gen X Perfected Alternative Radio

A new film charts the outsized influence of Long Island indie station WLIR in the 1980s.

An Armenian Rhapsody

Why do their films, including those about the genocide, always get the shaft from Hollywood?

Looking for an Exit Off the Information Superhighway

We can’t seem to find one, even as the Internet threatens our social fabric and turns us into 320 million communities of one.

#MeToo in an Age of Heterophobia

Feminists now see sex as reinforcing outdated gender roles, and it’s turning them into authoritarians.

The Art of the Opioid Crisis

Whereas previous drug fads inspired poets and singers to rebel, this one offers only bleak nihilism.

A Winter in Pennsyltucky

Our writer heads to her native coal country, where they still cling to guns and religion, and time ticks by unnoticed.

The Darker Implications of Trump’s Vulgarity

Appealing to the lowest common denominator threatens to drag the entire American experience down the…toilet.

In Defense of Slow, ‘From-Scratch’ Cooking

Do we really lack the time, or are we just unwilling to slow things down to appreciate what’s real?

The Progressive Left Goes Philistine

It used to be conservatives who sought to censor art. Now the dynamic has flipped.

Why George Will is Wrong About Smokers

They aren’t dumb; they’re the West’s last contemplatives, and the prejudice against them is wrong.