Guardians of the Word: Kirk, Buckley, and the Conservative Struggle with Academic Freedom

By |2015-10-19T23:36:49-05:00May 20th, 2014|Categories: Education, Liberal Learning, Russell Kirk, William F. Buckley Jr.|Tags: |

Russell Kirk and William F. Buckley Introduction The Conservative Movement’s Perpetual Civil War The conflict between advocates of the free market and traditionalist conservatives dates from the beginning of the modern conservative movement. Never have traditionalists and classical liberals comfortably shared the same space. The differences and ensuing conflicts between these two strands [...]