Topic

Can the Liberal Arts and Humanities be Saved?

Our current educational system does not create civic leaders or statesman. It does not teach Americans how best to understand America. Education is in crisis, but it is also a major cause of America’s crisis.

essays
17 minutes

Honor in a World Gone Mad

How to see clearly in the kingdom of the blind.

discourse

History, Like Black Lives, Matters

We must remember no life is fodder for revolutionary compliance.

discourse

An Open Letter on Campus Culture

Academics speak out against the threat of censorship.

essays
9 minutes

A Man for All Seasons

A former student of Michael Uhlmann pays tribute to his late friend and mentor.

discourse

The Truth About America

Trump is right: only patriotic American history can heal our deep wounds.

discourse

The Crisis of Education

We need concrete action to relearn the American way of life.

discourse

Get Hume out of Edinburgh University

Don’t Soil the Great Thinker by Associating him with a Corrupt University

discourse

Reclaiming the American University

an invitation to noncompliance.

discourse

Racial Piety Short-Circuits the Ivy Leagues

Yale is caught between what it should practice and what it must preach.

discourse

To Save America, Reclaim Civics

Shape your soul and the country will follow.

essays
12 minutes

Scholarly Debate is Dead

Cause of death: Twitter mobs.

essays
10 minutes

Get Your Kids Out of Public School

This is the Right’s greatest opportunity in decades. Will we take it?

essays
18 minutes

Militant Therapy is Eating America Alive

The animating principle of Wokeness is self-destructive navel-gazing.

discourse

The Old Left Has Lost the Will to Live

Empty gestures won’t stop the march of the woke radicals.

essays
18 minutes

Cancel the New York Times

We've honored a slave-trading tyrant for far too long.

essays
15 minutes

Woke Ideology Is a Psychological Disorder

Plato shows us who the real tyrants are.

discourse

Narratives 1, Conservatives 0

The high cost of losing postmodern America’s political language games.

discourse

A Future Without Beauty

A vengeful quest for social purity ends only in public ugliness.

essays
8 minutes

I Was Canceled. You’re Next in Line.

Conserve your spine or lose it all.

essays
10 minutes

The Vanguard of Record

Woke identity politics is liberalism’s successor ideology—from the New York Times on down.

essays

The Terms of Our Defeat

How the left usurped our language—and the Right let it happen.

essays
11 minutes

The Cave Beneath the Cave

Our ruling classes hold as much contempt for reality as they do for us.

discourse

Quiet Riot

Among the silent majority.

essays
8 minutes

To Survive Our Slavish Regime, Master Yourself

A field guide to manning up in an incapacitated age.

essays
10 minutes

What We Need to Build—in Order to Build

A time to pour foundations. 

Podcast
1 hour 3 minutes

The American Mind Roundtable: The Roundtable Ep. #18

The coronavirus has America paralyzed by poor decision-making. In the midst of the chaos it claims a new victim: higher education. But who's suffering more, students ready to learn or administrators hungry to indoctrinate? Plus: in a grab bag of bashing, our editors lament Michigan's petty tyranny and lambaste California’s ham-fisted lockdown.

discourse

Sacred Cows

What I saw at the American Academy of Religion.