Postmodern Conservative

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 ...

Trump Today

Harvey Mansfield is right: Trump is no gentleman in his public life. It’s part of his appeal. Republicans must come to terms with it if they are ever to win ...

Why Midwestern GOP Governors Fail

If you were looking for an ideal Republican presidential candidate, you might start with someone who was a popular, reforming, tax cutting, conservative, governor of a Midwestern, swing-state.  You would ...