Happy 100th Birthday, Russell Kirk

Matthew Continetti, Editor in chief of the Washington Free Beacon, wrote a wonderful piece about what Russell Kirk really means to American Conservatism. At his core, Kirk develops these ideas in his 1953 book The Conservative Mind. 


Democracy Kills Itself With Autocracy

The Atlantic has been ahead of the curve in covering the collapsing RNC into a Leninesque Personality Culty. Their latest piece by Anne Applebaum (see quote below) is a reflection of the loss of modern conservatism to the hatred of racist ethnocentric nationalism.  It is no surprise that I constantly struggle with the idea of allowing… Continue reading Democracy Kills Itself With Autocracy