Posts tagged “Ross Douthat”

Hobby Lobby vs. the Order of Justice

A healthy government will carve out space for a just society, not impose one.

Posted March 29th, 2014

Social Conservatives Attacked for Soft Paternalism

Slate’s Matt Yglesias sees the attempts of Ross Douthat and other social …

Posted January 16th, 2014

Showcraft as Soulcraft: Filling George Will’s Talk Show Shoes

A Sunday show in search of a revamp should seek a radicaltarian replacement.

Posted October 5th, 2013

Republicans Need No Longer Be the Party of the Rich

Ross Douthat weighed back into the raging debate over the various proposed …

Posted July 24th, 2013

Republicans Need Working Class Votes, White or Not

Days after the 2012 election, conservative talk-show host and hair-enthusiast Sean Hannity …

Posted July 12th, 2013

Mark Sanford, Hypocrisy, and Spiting One’s Face

This blog post from Ross Douthat seems a bit unfair to the …

Posted May 10th, 2013

Misunderstanding Communitarian Conservatism

Ed Kilgore has noticed the dispute between individualists and communitarians on the Right. Name-checking …

Posted April 26th, 2013

In Defense of Baseball’s Second Wildcard

Let me second Ross Douthat’s plug for TAC contributor Michael Brendan Dougherty’s …

Posted April 11th, 2013

The Ryan Budget’s Sigh of Resignation

Writing in the New Republic, in 2005, less than a year after …

Posted March 13th, 2013

In Search of a ‘Solidaristic Center-Right’

I agree with nearly every word of Pete Spiliakos’s post in reaction …

Posted February 18th, 2013

A Blogger’s Resolutions for the New Year

The year 2012 has been rough for several tribes to which I …

Posted December 31st, 2012

Fertility and Decadence in Germany

In an unintentional contribution to the “fertility and decadence” debate provoked by …

Posted December 19th, 2012

Decadence and Fertility

Matt Yglesias finds something to like and something to dislike in Ross …

Posted December 3rd, 2012

Heads or Tails, the Obama Coalition Wins

Ross Douthat has a welcome pushback against liberal hubris in the wake …

Posted November 19th, 2012

Has the ‘Sharp Ideological Contrast’ Moment Finally Arrived?

The addition of Rep. Paul Ryan to the Romney ticket was supposed …

Posted September 19th, 2012

The Big Dog’s Mission: Accomplished

Earlier this week, I argued that former President Bill Clinton would aim …

Posted September 5th, 2012

The Big Dog’s Mission in Charlotte

Time’s Joe Klein has wise words (h/t Ross Douthat): But if I’m …

Posted September 4th, 2012