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Conservatism

voter fraud

With a Republican in the White House and Republicans in total control of the federal government, conservatives are often spared reminders that they are in...
Populism

The fatal conceit of any populist movement is that it is non-ideological. It is entirely practical, its advocates insist. It has no use for theoreticians...
Donald Trump

The Republican Party is in the ascendancy. Who could have predicted it? No one. The response of Democrats and liberals since the election has been...
Conservatism

What has conservatism conserved? This is a question asked with earnest impatience by many of Donald Trump’s enthusiastic supporters. It is raised by both the archaic...
Donald Trump

On Tuesday, the Trump campaign released the preliminary details of his plan to compel private enterprise to provide new mothers with no fewer than six...
majority

Conservatives have long labored under the delusion that conservatism was popular. They told themselves that their policy preferences had a variety of natural constituencies who...
progressive

“Ryan is thinking long-term,” Catholic University professor of political science Matthew Green told the Wall Street Journal, “he is thinking it’s possible Trump is going...
millennial conservative

At the moment, there isn’t much appetite for silver linings among the anti-Trump right. The mood within the defeated camp is fatalistic, betrayed, and, even...
republicans

By now, you might have thought that Donald Trump would quit pretending to be a conservative. It has never been a good fit for him,...
presidential

In his op-ed in the Wall Street Journal, Fred Barnes reports that Donald Trump "plans a series of formal speeches on policy issues, set pieces...
presidential

Among the concerns many of us have if Donald Trump becomes the Republican nominee, and especially if he were to become president, is that he...
Donald Trump

For the candidate who promises his devout congregation of followers that his unremitting string of victories will be so numerous that they’ll be hungry for...