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Brooks on Conservatives



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I found a little less to agree with in David Brooks’s column today than Jonah did, and just posted a piece on the homepage about why I don’t think it’s quite right as a reading of Burke or conservatives. I think the problem Brooks points to is very real, but his diagnosis—too much principle, not enough temperament—seems a bit off the mark.



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