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Principles, Consistency and Conservatism

Before delving into matters of principle and consistency a decent respect to the opinion of the reader warrants some effort to define “conservatism” and what it means to be a Conservative. After all, the word means different and often contradictory … Continue reading

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In the Course of Human Events

There can be no question that the opening paragraph and subsequent preamble of the Declaration of Independence are among of the most beautifully crafted passages in the history of the English language. In just two hundred seventy three perfectly chosen … Continue reading

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