The Death of Conservatism
- Sam Tanenhaus
- Political Science
- 22 August 2009
The main thesis of this essay is that US conservatism, for about a quarter of a century, has been split between two factions: consensus-driven "realists" whose participation in polity is based on the… Expand
LITERATURE: A Lonely Passion for the "Liberal Imagination"
I was seventeen, a high-school senior inflamed with literature, which I'd discovered the year before. Literature meant poetry (T. S. Eliot), stories (Hemingway), and, especially, novels… Expand