Morality and the Free Market System: The Humane Balance

By |2018-12-03T11:09:59-05:00January 31st, 2016|

Today’s offering in our Timeless Essay series affords our readers the opportunity to explore trans-economic values and the necessity of returning to them lest we bring about our own economic demise. —W. Winston Elliott III, Publisher Nikolai Lenin said that when the time came to hang the capitalists, they would trip over each other to [...]

The Privilege of Little Words and Mighty Swords

By |2016-09-16T18:10:26-05:00August 10th, 2015|

(Today’s offering in our Timeless Essay series affords our readers the opportunity to join Dr. Bradley Birzer as he examines death, love, mystery and myth. —W. Winston Elliott III, Publisher)   My talk today is about death, love, mystery, and myth. G.K. Chesterton wrote some of most stirring words of the past century in [...]

Reflections on Imaginative Conservatism

By |2018-11-21T08:39:09-05:00July 13th, 2015|

Pine by Albrecht Durer (Today’s offering in our Timeless Essay series affords our readers the opportunity to join Dr. Eva Brann as she examines imagination, conservatism, time and eternity. —W. Winston Elliott III, Publisher) I wish to dedicate this essay to a writer of books whose greatness is at once utterly at home in America [...]

Ten Conservative Principles

By |2018-10-19T09:35:05-05:00October 20th, 2013|

Being neither a religion nor an ideology, the body of opinion termed conservatism possesses no Holy Writ and no Das Kapital to provide dogmata. So far as it is possible to determine what conservatives believe, the first principles of the conservative persuasion are derived from what leading conservative writers and public men have professed [...]

A Conservatism of Hope

By |2018-10-17T16:07:50-05:00October 19th, 2011|

I am yearning for conservative voices offering great depth, thoughtfulness, and dare we say, grace. Is it possible to be strong in conservative principles and to present those principles in a manner which is attractive, persuasive and genuine? Where is our American Cicero? Is there hope for the American Republic? Perhaps. As Russell Kirk said: [...]