Conservatism

andrew sullivan

Andrew Sullivan’s false gods

December 12, 2018 11:13 am

The revered writer uses pulpit tones in the service of inquisition

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The Ever Trumpers will never stop believing

December 11, 2018 4:26 pm

Trump loyalists think he spends every hour Making America Great Again and draining the swamp

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In 2018 America, everybody you don’t like is ‘extremist’

December 6, 2018 10:30 am

The fantasy that America is full of fanaticism is very dangerous

wesley yang

The first manifesto of the next neoconservatism

December 5, 2018 11:31 am

The Souls of Yellow Folk: Essays by Wesley Yang reviewed

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The Special Relationship between the Bushes and the Queen

December 5, 2018 10:23 am

Prince Charles is attending Bush 41’s funeral

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From the archives: Peregrine Worsthorne on Bush 41

December 4, 2018 2:03 pm

‘On opening my bag, I found a bottle of Jack Daniels with a note from the future President of the US’

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Richard Nixon: the president who made George H.W. Bush possible

December 3, 2018 9:08 am

Bush always listened keenly to Nixon’s counsel and carefully considered it, though he didn’t always choose to heed it in full

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RIP, The Vishnu

December 2, 2018 2:26 pm

He was the kindest, most decent man I’ve ever known

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George H.W. Bush was the representative president

December 1, 2018 1:01 pm

The death of the last president to have served in World War Two represents the passing of an age

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George H.W. Bush, the last great liberal Republican

December 1, 2018 9:18 am

Like his son, Bush Sr’s stock rose considerably once he left office

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Mourn Bush Sr, but don’t celebrate him for what he did to America and the world

December 1, 2018 4:18 am

If you don’t like Donald Trump, or Bush II, or for that matter Bill Clinton, you should wish that George H.W. Bush never got into politics

cultural conservatism

Is cultural conservatism doomed by demographics?

November 27, 2018 10:38 am

Liberals dominate education, entertainment, tech and the media

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No, the Proud Boys aren’t an extremist group

November 20, 2018 10:26 am

They’re just mindless thugs barging into the culture war

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The way Trump wins again

November 18, 2018 7:09 pm

In 2020, if Trump prevails in either Michigan or Pennsylvania, and holds Ohio and Florida, he is almost assured victory

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What cost a Creepy Porn Lawyer?

November 13, 2018 3:22 pm

The man who supposedly called Tucker Carlson’s 19-year-old daughter a ‘whore’ is Michael Avenatti’s new client

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Why Trump wasn’t shellacked

November 7, 2018 11:57 am

It’s the culture wars, stupid

brian kemp

Did Brian Kemp really steal the Georgia governorship?

November 7, 2018 11:03 am

Accusations that the secretary of state mishandled tens of thousands of voter registrations are sure to persist

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The midterms delivered a feeble rivulet, not a blue wave

November 7, 2018 9:32 am

The effort to Make America Great Again will continue, just a little more slowly and circuitously than it would have done had the Republicans held the house

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Stalingrad approaches: Democratic House, Republican Senate

November 7, 2018 12:17 am

Compared to 1994, 2006, and 2010, this would appear a tamer reaction to an embattled president

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Why aren’t Republicans campaigning on the economy? Trump!

November 4, 2018 4:31 pm

It’s seemed strange for months that the president has declined to focus on the good news for which he might take credit

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The Trumps are focused on securing the Senate

November 2, 2018 1:12 pm

Much of the Trump clan is pitching in to help overcome any lingering inhibitions in key red states

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Why are Democrats blue?

October 31, 2018 10:40 am

It is surely time to revise our prejudices concerning both red and blue

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Kanye West is the gift that keeps giving

October 31, 2018 9:58 am

Every time you think you understand him, he does something incomprehensible

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Should Donald Trump spend his ‘Executive Time’ learning how to empathise?

October 29, 2018 4:49 pm

There is no malignant phrase Trump is not ready to utter

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What’s wrong with the Right?

October 27, 2018 4:19 pm

From paranoid style to paranoid acts