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F.H. Buckley teaches at Scalia Law School. His most recent book is Curiosity — And Its Twelve Rules for Life (Encounter).
by | Jul 12, 2022

What does progressive conservatism mean? Labels can confuse more than they clarify, and sometimes they lie. People asked how Obamacare could raise healthcare costs. It was labeled the “Affordable Care Act.” And how could the mobs in Portland be dangerous?…

by | Feb 21, 2022

The Desecrators: Defeating the Cancel Culture Mob and Reclaiming One Nation Under God By Matt Schlapp and Deal W. Hudson (TAN Books, 232 pages, $27.95) Matt Schlapp and Deal Hudson have written a must-read book about how the Left seeks…

by | Jan 5, 2022

Of course, I remember where I was on Insurrection Day! January 6, 2021, was one of those moments, like the day Elvis died, that we’ll all recall just where we were and what we were doing that fateful day. I…

by | Dec 31, 2021

Because I live in the DC area and hang around with lawyers, I can’t say I know many truly noble people. I do know Steve Emerson, however, and he’s an American hero. I had lost touch with him, but then…

by | Jun 10, 2021

With all the talk about racism, let me ask a simple question. How do you make someone a racist? Assuming that’s what you want to do. For the woke Left, that’s a no-brainer. Just be born with white skin. The…

by | Jun 3, 2021

I am looking for a name to describe today’s progressive Left, and perhaps you can help. Some people I know call left-wing Dems “communists,” and I’ve always hated that. It brings back memories of the Red Scare and reds under…

by | May 25, 2021

In 1958, a novel describing the failures of American foreign policy made a splash. The problem, it said, was that Americans knew nothing and cared less about people in other countries. That book was The Ugly American by Eugene Burdick…

by | Apr 28, 2021

The Black Lives Matter movement and cancel culture have done nothing to free us from prejudice or make us more tolerant, but they have made us trust each other less. And low-trust counties are unhappy ones. Deprived of trust, people…

by | Apr 16, 2021

When liberals say they’re anti-racist, look at what they do, not what they say. Or look at where they live. Washington, D.C., is one of the most segregated cities in America. It’s divided into quadrants, and the northwest corner is…

by | Mar 22, 2021

What happens now? Trump was defeated, but more than 74 million people voted for him, and Republicans won’t elect a president in 2024 if they leave the party. And yet that obviously won’t suffice. The party will need both the…

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