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Conservatives Will Never Win the Culture War

Written by on 1 June 2017

Conservatives will never win the culture war. I’m sorry to break this to you. Our ostensible political party sometimes wins elections, but these victories are both temporary and ephemeral, at best. What does winning the culture war even mean? Have you considered what winning would look like? What are the terms of victory? The progressive, […]

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The Constitutionalist’s Race for Dunkirk

Written by on 19 May 2017

If you are a Constitutionalist, you are incredibly unpopular right now. You are completely unwelcome in the Democratic Party, and The GOP (for decades the bastion of Constitutionalism) is treating you like the ex-girlfriend it only calls when it is between girlfriends and wants a sure booty call. The Libertarian party mostly seemed distracted by […]

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“But Trump lost the POPULAR vote…”

Written by on 20 January 2017

“Winning isn’t everything. It’s the ONLY thing.” ~ Red Sanders And it’s true. Winning is everything, especially in politics. Winning means power, influence, decision-making, policy creation, bully pulpits, and seats at every table. To the winner go the spoils. To the loser? None of it. Today, this is driving progressives crazy. They don’t want to give […]

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Protecting Conservatism from Progressivism in the Age of Trump

Written by on 11 January 2017

What is conservatism? Sen Ben Sasse (R-NE) recently and famously responded to this question in a way that a synopsis here wouldn’t do justice. Please watch it here: Progressivism is the antithesis of conservatism. Where conservatism bestows a sense of freedom from government, progressivism insists that government answer and that it regulate the social dilemma of the […]

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