Phi Beta Cons

Law School and ‘Judicial Conservatism’

This week on, host Andy Nash speaks with Ed Whelan on “the triumph of judicial conservatism.” Mr. Whelan is president of the Ethics and Public Policy Center and a frequent contributor to NRO’s Bench Memos. At the 11:30 mark, they delve into how Western civilization, Christian tradition, and the law relate.

Mr. Whelan’s talk was also the subject of a recent lecture at ISI’s American Studies Center Summer Institute, a two-week seminar for young scholars and faculty on “American ideals and institutions.”

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