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Crying Wolf, Prematurely

The boy in this tale is not to be confused with the other one, the one who lied to gain attention.  From the beginning this boy sees what really is ...

More Legutko

Here’s a little more from Ryszard Legutko’s just-released-in-English The Demon in Democracy:  Totalitarian Temptations in Free Societies.   …liberal democracy has become an all-permeating system.  There is no, or in any ...

Donald Trump, the Greater Evil

Conservatives still have an important choice to make about this election.  And even many who have opposed Trump up to this point feel uncertain about it.  Rightfully, many are thinking “Shouldn’t ...

Hopes for Reform Democrats, Receding…

First off, my impression of the acceptance speech is somewhere between a “meh” and a “more okay than expected.” Peter’s thoughts below of course provide better analysis, particularly of Trump’s astute mention of ...

Franck Elicits Frankness from Frank

That is, Matthew Franck, constitutional scholar and Bench Memos contributor, got former representative and prominent LGBT rights spokesperson Barney Frank to respond the following way at the House Oversight and ...

What the British Voted Against

NRO’s David Pryce-Jones says the EU developed into a new political beast under the sun, “an oligarchy with soft totalitarian tendencies.”  A French author we highly favor here at Postmodern Conservative, Pierre ...