Yuval Levin

Yuval Levin is the director of social, cultural, and constitutional studies at the American Enterprise Institute and the editor of National Affairs.

Yuval Levin the director of social, cultural, and constitutional studies at the American Enterprise Institute and the editor of National Affairs, a quarterly journal of essays on domestic policy and politics. He is also the Hertog Fellow at the Ethics and Public Policy Center and a contributing editor of National Review. He has been a member of the White House domestic-policy staff (under President George W. Bush) and a congressional staffer. His essays and articles have appeared in numerous publications, and he is the author of The Great Debate: Edmund Burke, Thomas Paine, and the Birth of Right and Left. He holds a Ph.D. from the Committee on Social Thought at the University of Chicago.

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Culture

Roger the Great

Awful news today that Roger Scruton, one of the great philosophers of our age and surely one of the great conservative thinkers of all time, has died after a struggle ...
Culture

Gertrude Himmelfarb, RIP

The great historian Gertrude Himmelfarb died yesterday at her home at the age of 97. Known to those who knew her best as Bea Kristol, she was an intellectual giant ...
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American Studies

This season often brings reflections on the best books of the past year. And this was a pretty good year for bookworms. My reading all year has been framed by Robert ...
Culture

Seven Score and Sixteen Years Ago

Today is the 156th anniversary of the Gettysburg Address—one of the most profound and simultaneously the most compact of the great speeches of the American political tradition. It’s so short ...