Nick Phillips

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The Left-Wing Power Play of Banning America’s Symbols

From the Betsy Ross flag to Thomas Jefferson monuments, self-anointed minders are erecting a moral hierarchy that comforts their fellow elites.
Nick Phillips July 10, 2019

Saving Democracy From Its Own Contradictions

Without some limiting principle, it inevitably gives way to populism and institutional decay.
Nick Phillips December 18, 2018

Why Ordinary Americans Reject Architectural Ideologues

Many elites reflexively disparage traditional design while celebrating iconoclasts.
Nick Phillips April 27, 2018

The Secular Benedict Option

While society continues to drug itself into a tech-enabled stupor, conservatives can "re-norm" the human connection.
Nick Phillips March 27, 2018

Oxford’s Junk Science on Fake News

Surprise: A university study uses fishy criteria to tar right-leaning journalists.
Nick Phillips March 6, 2018

The Progressive Left Goes Philistine

It used to be conservatives who sought to censor art. Now the dynamic has flipped.
Nick Phillips January 22, 2018

Rebuttal: More Bad Liberal Thinking on Student Debt

No, the conservative solution to school loan crisis isn't 'disastrous'
Nick Phillips December 9, 2017

A Conservative Response to the Student Debt Crisis

Introducing some market discipline can benefit everyone—especially the student borrowers who most need help.
Nick Phillips November 27, 2017