Lee Edwards

Lee Edwards is the Distinguished Fellow in Conservative Thought at the Heritage Foundation’s B. Kenneth Simon Center for Principles and Politics. He is the author of William F. Buckley Jr.: The Maker of a Movement, among many other books on the conservative movement.

Lee Edwards is the Distinguished Fellow in Conservative Thought at the Heritage Foundation’s B. Kenneth Simon Center for Principles and Politics. He is the author of William F. Buckley Jr.: The Maker of a Movement, among many other books on the conservative movement.

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Is Life Worth Living?

These are troubling times for many Americans. The economic recovery since the Great Recession of 2008 has been the slowest in U.S. history, with millions of out-of-work Americans so discouraged ...

A Great Champion of Freedom

She was called the Iron Lady — by the Soviets first and then by her British opponents — because her belief in freedom and her opposition to tyranny were cast ...

Need Last-Minute Gift Suggestions?

Believing, as a conservative should, that the old things are the best things I suggest two novels and one CD for the season.  This is the 20th anniversary of the dissolution ...

Reagan@100: Courage and Humor

Who can forget Reagan’s incredible courage and humor immediately following the attempted assassination by John Hinckley on March 30, 1981, the 70th day of his presidency? When a fearful Nancy arrived ...