Author Archives: Claes G. Ryn

When ‘Populist’ Becomes a Slur

The term has been weaponized by hypocritical elites who want to silence opposition.

Where is Real Statesmanship When We Need it Most?

Nothing is more antithetical to America’s constitutional ethos than to demand that our opponents surrender unconditionally.

Conservatives in Denial

Traditionalists must neither retreat nor surrender.

The Moral Path to Peace

Self-restraint is the first step to avoiding war.

Power Play

You don’t need a military to pull off a coup. Ideas will do.

Not By Politics Alone

Conservatives must initiate their own long march through the institutions of culture.

A Jacobin in Chief

Exporting the French Revolution to the world

Appetite for Destruction

Neoconservatives have more in common with French