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02.13.2020

Life after wokeness demands we share more.

is managing editor of Law & Liberty and the author of Walker Percy and the Politics of the Wayfarer (Lexington Books).

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07.03.2020

Exodus from the Zone

I will arise and go now.

I tried to buy a pistol in Twin Falls. He wouldn’t sell me the pistol, but I could buy a shotgun or a rifle. He didn’t know the gun laws in “those liberal states” I would be driving through. Better to not risk it at the beginning of the trip, but on the way back…

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07.02.2020

What We Celebrate on the Fourth

Recovering the world-changing triumph of America.

This post was originally published on realclearpolitics.com. “We hold these Truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights.” We have heard these words all our lives. But can we still hear the dynamite in them? According to tradition, when the British under…

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07.02.2020

What Does Our Nation Mean to Us?

Rejecting the culture of hate.

This post was originally published on realclearpolitics.com. As we approach this Fourth of July, the United States is consumed by reckless violence, nihilistic silencing, and a systematic assault on the nation’s cultural and political patrimony. The voices of sanity are few, and civic courage is in short supply. The exemplars of such courage in the…