The Tragic Conservative

By |2017-02-08T08:47:03-05:00December 19th, 2013|Categories: Christianity, Conservatism, Tragedy|

Earlier this year, Yuval Levin spoke eloquently on the centrality of gratitude in conservatism. “Conservatives,” he said, “tend to begin from gratitude for what is good … and then strive to build on it.” Surely he is on to something, and his vision of a warm conservatism is heartening. And yet if we plumb [...]