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. 

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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