The president’s quest for even-handedness is misguided and dangerous.
Republicans who actually want their party to win the White House next year are increasingly worried.
Postmodern Europeans may not like to hear it, but nation-states are still essential to preserving the continent’s culture and safety.
As the Republican presidential candidates head into the home stretch of the primary-season-opening Iowa caucuses on Feb. 1, few conservatives are content with the condition of conservatism.
Contrasting positions on American exceptionalism go to the heart of what distinguishes the 2016 Republican presidential field from its Democratic counterpart.
The term “moderation” has an antiquated ring. It is rarely heard these days except to mock those who are afraid to offend and eager to please.
Lessons from the Supreme Court, the Bush administration, and Hillary Clinton.
The Ten Commandments tell us nothing directly, and little indirectly, about the proper limits of government power. For that we must turn to John Locke.
A man who is in numerous respects the antithesis of moderation has assumed what many see as the most powerful office in the world. Moderation is often regarded as a good thing.
Republicans have rarely had it so good or found themselves so politically vulnerable.
What a new history of American civil religion gets wrong.
Out of the pages of history, the distinguished scholar and essayist Gertrude Himmelfarb offers intellectual, moral, and political aid for our time.
From Burke to Buckley to Trump, the Right has always had a populist current.
Intolerance of the other political party has become a hallmark of civic life in the United States. But speculation ranges widely about the causes and cures.
Dear Members of the Board:
I read with a mixture of anticipation and trepidation the unexpected announcement earlier this month that President Rebecca Chopp is departing Swarthmore to become the chancellor of the University of Denver.
The debasement of liberal education is a little-discussed but long-standing cause of the much-discussed polarization of our politics.
A striking correlation exists between the decay of liberal education and the belief that government should push American citizens toward progressivism.
Labor Day weekend marks the return to school and the beginning of the home stretch of the presidential campaign. The connection is typically overlooked.
Due process protections for the accused in campus cases alleging sexual assault have been under attack for decades.