In this episode of Uncommon Knowledge, Peter sits down with Senator Tom Cotton, a Republican from Arkansas, to examine the many issues facing the nation today.
The huge impact of the COVID-19 virus on the US and world economies.
Why Abraham Lincoln matters—even now. By Shelby Steele.
Victor Davis Hanson offers some insight into his life as a war historian — and more. . . .
What is the vision to which contemporary intellectuals subscribe. . . .
Victor Davis Hanson describes the several ways in which the American way of war is distinctive. . . .
What makes Roger Ailes, Roger Ailes — in other words, consistently an outsider? . . .
Two former White House speech writers assess the president's address. . . .
“History . . . is a test of mankind,” says Rene Girard, and “mankind is failing that test.” . . .
Why the former footballer is hoping to run for office in California--as a Republican. . . .
Christopher Hitchens and Robert Service scrutinize the modern romantic view of Leon Trotsky...
Can democracy survive if it abandons its Judeo-Christian roots?...
Andrew Breitbart describes his evolution from “namby-pamby liberal” to conservative...
Charles Kesler describes the origins of, and prospects for, the cultural liberalism that sprang forth in the 1960s...
Rep. Thaddeus McCotter expounds on the philosophy and future of the GOP...
Judge Laurence H. Silberman weighs in on originalism and the Constitution...
John Howard explains why he is optimistic about the future of economic liberalism and political freedom in Australia and across the globe...
Have we drifted from the decisive victories for freedom achieved in 1989? . . .
Paul Rahe discusses the keen perceptions and timeless wisdom of Tocqueville. . . .
Rene Girard explains how he makes sense of, “On Earth peace, good will toward men.” . . .