The Idealism and Realism of the American Founders
America needs idealists and realists, those who can dream and those who can pass legislation.
The Uses of Monarchy
The institution of the monarchy still has much to offer, even in a democratic age.
GOP Should Stop Avoiding Payroll Tax Reform
The largest tax most families face is the payroll tax, not the income tax. If the GOP is serious about lowering tax burdens for the middle class, the payroll tax cannot be ignored.
Obama’s Unintended Consequences on Immigration
President Obama’s short-sighted executive action on immigration has contributed to the growing crisis along America’s southern border.
Review of The Rise and Decline of American Religious Freedom
Anyone who wants to understand the perilous condition of religious freedom in America should read this book.
D’Souza’s America and Our Schools
The College Board is about to turn the teaching of American history into exactly the sort of grievance-based pedagogy that Dinesh D’Souza decries in his new film.
The GOP’s Growing Vulnerability on Cultural Issues
Republicans need to be prepared to respond to attacks over social issues with winsomeness and grace.
Happy Fourth, Despite It All
Despite the debates that roil American politics, the unique qualities of the United States are always worth celebrating.
Highbrow Taste, Mass Appeal
A new exhibition at Tate Britain highlights art historian Kenneth Clark’s contributions to British culture.
Books for Summer Reading
These recommendations will help build a thought-provoking and faith-deepening summer reading list.