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National Review: A Brief History of Individual Rights

12/22/2021

The long road from Athens to America.

National Review: What the Left and the Right Get Wrong about Liberalism

12/08/2021

America owes much to Christianity. Liberalism arose as a Christian response to the failures of Christendom.

The National Interest: Herbert Hoover in the USSR: The Greatest Humanitarian Campaign in History

12/07/2021

The American Relief Administration saved millions of lives in the Soviet Union from famine. A century later, it is still a shining example of the hope the United States offers to the world.

The National Interest: To Many Refugees, America Is Still the Land of Hope

10/15/2021

Yet even at its ugliest, the United States has looked like a haven of sanity in a world gone mad.

National Review: The Freedom Letter to the Romans

09/22/2021

The Letter to the Romans introduced two great themes into the bloodstream of the West: human equality and human freedom.

National Review: A New Order for the Ages

09/14/2021

America’s founding generation absorbed Virgil’s Aeneid and the lessons of Rome.

National Review: Cicero: A Republic — If You Can Keep It

09/07/2021

Can Americans recover Cicero’s insights into human nature and the nature of political power?

National Review: Bologna: Birthplace of the University

08/31/2021

The modern university could use some intellectual nourishment, Bolognese-style.

National Review: Pliny’s Problem with Christianity — and Ours

08/24/2021

The Christians who confounded Pliny, who faced death rather than bow to the idols of their age, embraced a profound imperative from their Teacher and Lord.

National Review: 1776: A Lockean Revolution

07/15/2021

This English philosopher had a hand in two of the greatest political revolutions for human freedom in world history. That’s a legacy worth recalling this July 4.