Who is the Elite? Christianity, Education, and America
Comparing how the Founders, versus today's elites, were formed.
“As the shared understanding of the most important things eroded, what made one elite in America became… less and less about the excellence of virtue and more and more about the excellence of technical expertise.”
Exploring the problem of elite education today versus the education of the founding generation of Americans, Vice President of Education and Editor of The American Mind Matthew Peterson delivered the 2019 Commencement Address at Providence Christian College.
Our distinguished panelists examine the Resistance, its cultural and ideological underpinnings, and the need for a statesmanship capable of preventing this "cold civil war" from turning hot.
Inez Stepman, senior policy analyst at the Independent Women's Forum, joins Liz Wheeler to explain why conservatives need to take back cultural institutions from the Left, starting with K-12 education.
Charles Kesler interviews Larry P. Arnn on the health of the health of the American Academy; liberal education and citizenship; the best regime; and why America can't operate within Constitutional limits.
Charles Kesler interviews Mark Blitz on contemporary liberalism vs. natural rights; virtue and responsibility; excellence and education; self-government vs. the administrative state; and lessons from Reagan.
In this live discussion, Matthew Peterson explains the dangerous consequences of our failure to teach the history and principles of our nation.