Right-wing radio broadcasters were a crucial, but now mostly forgotten, element of the Republican Party’s rise in the South.
Fresh commentary on some of the most important books in law, politics, and culture.
Irrationality offers all manner of human peculiarities and follies but no clarity on the exact attributes making something irrational.
What happens when an author writes brilliantly but seems utterly unaware of his prejudices?
In 2020, a famous novelist offering a tale about love in the midst of disaster is a prophet of hope
The liberal arts are valuable only insofar as they are transformative, redemptive, and central to human flourishing.
Hitz reminds us of a way out of the dark woods we find ourselves in, a journey that draws us upwards and out of our isolated selves.
The life of the mind needs firm anchors lest it become unmoored from reason and prudence.
How America's Political Parties Change represents the culmination of Michael Barone’s 60 years of experience examining American elections.
Vocation’s lost meaning is the real mystery.
For Piketty, the Hayekian turn in the 1980s was a long planned ideological triumph, but his narrative omits certain crucial details.
Jefferson remains indispensable to the American story, the wordsmith of our most noble ideals and symbol of our most awful paradoxes.
The difficulty is that APA originalism runs up against the constitutionalist position at every turn.
Reilly not only vindicates the founders, he provides arguments that are so strong that a competent grand jury would not even allow the case to go to trial.
Even with (literally) a lifetime of experience under our belts, human beings are not fully transparent—even to ourselves.
Bacevich's conservative ecosystem, rich and varied as it is, contains many an invasive liberal species.
Attempting to portray the quintessential judicial activist as a victim of political skullduggery is like putting lipstick on a pig.
Using the chapters in this new book as lamps and signposts, Bailyn has created an elegant roadmap of his intellectual journey.
Jeff Broadwater offers an account of Jefferson and Madison that highlights their friendship and influence over the Constitution.