What is needed now more than ever is the renewal of political reason that remains faithful to the twin goods that are truth and liberty.
Daniel J. Mahoney
For Manent, action is never an end in itself but must always be guided by the virtues.
Dan Mahoney on "Liberty and Justice for All's" defense of constitutionalism, the rule of law, & the fundamental nobility of the American proposition.
Chances are the ideological Lie will continue to haunt a modern adventure that has lost its true sense of purpose.
We in the West need to draw on the best anti-totalitarian wisdom, as never before.
James F. Pontuso’s wonderfully accessible book on what happens when virtue and morality are severed from their grounding in nature and reason.
Daniel Mahoney discusses his new book The Idol of Our Age and how humanitarianism corrupts politics and religion.
Daniel Mahoney discusses Pope Francis's approach to the papacy and world politics.
Every student of politics and political philosophy must spend time with Marx, even if only to learn what to avoid.
Nihilism is as much of a threat as totalitarianism ever was.
Daniel J. Mahoney is a Senior Writer at Law & Liberty, Professor Emeritus at Assumption University, and Senior Fellow at the Real Clear Foundation. For the 2020-2021 academic year, he was the Garwood Visiting Fellow in the James Madison Program at Princeton University. Among his many books are Bertrand de Jouvenel: The Conservative Liberal and the Illusions of Modernity (ISI, 2005), The Other Solzhenitsyn: Telling the Truth about a Misunderstood Writer and Thinker (St. Augustine’s Press, 2014) and The Idol of Our Age: How the Religion of Humanity Subverts Christianity (Encounter Books, 2018). His latest book, The Statesman as Thinker: Portraits of Greatness, Courage, and Moderation, will be released by Encounter Books on May 10, 2022.