Political Labels

The neoconservatives are at it again. By "purging" themselves of those unwashed libertarians, they're exposing themselves for ...

Why do I pick on conservatives?

It's simple, really. I'd ...

What, exactly, is the modern conservative movement about? What is it's purpose? Does it have a philosophical basis, ...

She seems very sweet, so I don't mean to pick on Melissa Clouthier directly, but since RedState won't allow me to leave a comment, I must.

Melissa wrote a post titled "Should Libertarians Be Banned From CPAC?" in which she provides a very narrow definition of "conservative" that writes the godfather of the movement and author of "The Conservative Mind", Russell Kirk, completely out of the conservative picture.

Here's the Venn Diagram she used to define what she calls "true conservatives."

What Is Anarchy?

2011-01-24

Maybe we will always have government - an organization of theft and violence - but that doesn't make ...

Why Not Anarchy?

2011-01-21

Nobody, not left or right, is happy with the ...

For anybody who'd like a better understanding of our American political heritage, I highly recommend the following essay ...

What,pray tell,am I talking about,you say?Well,we've all heard of the six degrees of Kevin Bacon or the Kevin ...

Everyone loves to argue over reform (because like, ya know, that's Realpolitik), but in doing so, the fundamental ...

Can the Republican Party be a home for lovers of liberty? Can it return to its Barry Goldwater ...

Some random thoughts on today's political discourse (or lack thereof).

Who is Conor Friedersdorf? And why does anyone care? ...

In continuing What is Conservatism?, let's stop and take a closer look at ...

An Olive Branch

2009-12-15

Back to ...

This is part 2 of On the Road with Conservatism.

Please read the ...

Yes, the conservative movement is still trying to find itself. So let's take a look at a few ...

American

2009-09-25

Mary Baker eloquently reminds us what America is all about. Freedom and Liberty. She is ...

Beltway Republicans

2009-09-22

The Beltway Republicans (neocons/national greatness conservatives/moderates/whatever) are losing their grip on America. "You know, ...

Thoughts on conservatism that hopefully, will drum-up some thought and discussion....

This post will probably piss-off a lot of people. Oh well ... Somebody's gotta tell the truth!

It is ...