National Conservatism Archives - Ethics & Public Policy Center

Immigration and the Desire for Rootedness

National conservatives need to help create an America that knows who she is, one that can give immigrants more than just a place to get a job—an America that can draw them in, giving them a sense of belonging.

Conservatives Are Still Grappling with the Trump Era. And Many Haven’t yet Learned Their Lesson.

The old conservative movement clearly missed something crucial about the national mood to have failed so utterly to prevent President Trump’s nomination and election. Failure to come to grips with this and to be genuinely new in some way will produce the same political failure.