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.
Due process protections for the accused in campus cases alleging sexual assault have been under attack for decades.
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.
Raise the banner of individual liberty and govern under it.
The disarray of American foreign policy has perilous consequences that are global in reach.
The president’s quest for even-handedness is misguided and dangerous.
Postmodern Europeans may not like to hear it, but nation-states are still essential to preserving the continent’s culture and safety.
Colleges foster smugness on the left and resentment on the right.
The College Board wants to ensure that students learn about America only at its worst.
Progressivism marches relentlessly toward its destination: the one true secular kingdom.
What the president needs to learn—fast.
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.
When society and politics become degraded, when American communities crumble, merely “conserving” isn’t enough. Conservatism must restore.
At RealClearPolitics, Peter Berkowitz writes on the vilification of Israel and how it is corrupting university culture. We can expect more of this in the weeks ahead as we get ready to mark the 70th anniversary of the creation of the State of Israel in 1948 which was, in fact, one of the great achievements of modern civilization in the 20th century.