Is the Christian tradition compatible with a conservatism skeptical of power and a constrained vision of human society?
Perhaps, despite itself, the logic of “defund the police” can point American society in the right direction, toward a renewed spirit of association.
Why Glenn Loury offers essential conservative reading on mass incarceration, crime, and human development.
If projections about infection prevalence and necessary hospitalizations that many experts are using are right, the virus will overwhelm US hospitals.
The choice is not between a Spartan communitarianism or Brook Farm-style collectivism, and contemporary liberalism.
Improvements in our national political institutions depend on improvements in civic virtue fostered by our social institutions, not the other way around.
Ben Peterson is an assistant professor of political science at Abilene Christian University. Follow him on Twitter @ben_2_long.