In allying with National Conservatism, has Claremont lost sight of its founding principles?
It can’t simply be taken for granted that democracy in individual states is compatible with the liberal international order.
We should keep in mind our interests and our allies. Doing so brings home to us the paradox of strategic thinking: to secure peace, prepare for war.
David Tucker is a Senior Fellow at the Ashbrook Center. Views expressed in the essay are his alone.