The American Conservative Archives - Ethics & Public Policy Center

The Equality Act Is Farewell To A Christian Metaphysic

By redefining the human person, we leave behind the moral imagination that built our civilization.

What Does Conservatism Mean After The Iraq War?

An Iraqi-American reflects on the impact of the war in Iraq on Christians in the country and conservatism in America.

The Fury of the Modernists

From its beginnings in the Bauhaus, architectural modernism has been less an aesthetic experiment than a moral crusade.

The Threat of ‘Genius’ to Truly Successful Architecture

The pursuit of genius in architecture is what has most contributed to the unstitching of our urban fabric, giving us those buildings in outlandish shapes and unsightly materials that take a chunk of the city and make it into somewhere else.