Do you read “conservative” news and opinion sites with trepidation? Do you worry about seeing the tirelessly-repeated “news of the moment” and the echo chamber of “red-meat” political commentary”? Are you sick of superficial commentary on current events, which you forget by the time you wake up the next day? Are you even afraid of seeing racy advertisements on these sites—ads that you wouldn’t want your kids to see?
If the answer to any of these questions is “yes,” then The Imaginative Conservative may be for you.
If you yearn for thoughtful essays and deeper thinking about “the permanent things” that undergird Western Civilization and human life: philosophy, history, literature, music, the Great Books… then The Imaginative Conservative is surely for you.
The Imaginative Conservative seeks to promote thoughtful and civil conversation through the joyful consumption of great ideas. And we don’t accept paid advertising—racy or otherwise—or charge you to view content. Everything on our site is completely free to read.
Of course, this means that we count on the support of our wonderful readers. Don’t be afraid that giving to us is a complicated process. In fact, it’s easy: Just use the button below to give via Paypal or credit card.
For your consideration:
PILLAR: $25,000 and higher
The above levels of support may be made annually or in monthly contributions. Donors giving $500 or more receive an Imaginative Conservative coffee mug, and the American Cause by Russell Kirk, plus special invitations to our events.
$10/month or $120 one-time donation: a subscription to The Imaginative Conservative Newsletter.
The Imaginative Conservative is sponsored by The Free Enterprise Institute. Your donation to the Institute in support of The Imaginative Conservative is tax-deductible to the extent allowed by law (by mail: 9600 Long Point Rd., Suite 300, Houston, TX, 77055).
The featured image is a self-portrait, entitled “The Surprise in Terror” (1790’s) by Joseph Ducreux, and is in the public domain, courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.