5 minutes

The Post-Despot Democracy Dilemma

Middle Eastern despots destroyed the competing sources of authority on which new societies could be built.

6 Minutes

Neoconservatism: The Lessons Learned

A brief guide to putting America first.

8 Minutes

Claremont vs. Foreign Policy Establishment

To rethink American foreign policy, we must recover the principles and purpose of American government.


Week of January 21 2019 Opening

What Democracy Requires

Hindsight is easy; foresight is difficult. The deeper principles and purposes embedded in the reality of human nature bridge the gap. In The Death of The Weekly Standard, we invited participants to comment on the demise of the flagship neoconservative publication of the last two decades. Now we present commentary on the lessons learned from…