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    On Sunday, we honor our fathers, recognize their sacrifices, the example they set, the way they toil for their families, and the often-thankless job that falls to them of pushing us up and out of the nest. Read More
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NOTES FROM A CORNER OF THE COUNTRY
Last week, President Trump traveled to Europe, jumped into British politics, patronized the Irish Prime Minister and attacked House Speaker Pelosi while he sat in front of American war graves at Normandy. It’s no surprise that Democrats and “Never Trumpers” want to see him defeated next… Read More
    EDUCATION: FUTURE IMPERFECT
    Having devoted much of my research, writing, and teaching to the topic of utopianism, or the allegedly perfect society, I have never felt the need to add “strategic” to “vision.” Nor, to my knowledge, have any other serious scholars and teachers. A serious vision by definition–and by history—should… Read More