Larry Greenfield

About Larry Greenfield

Larry Greenfield is a Lincoln Fellow of the Claremont Institute.

Trump Is Cyrus

Thomas Jefferson, author of the Declaration of Independence, found inspiration in the writings of Xenophon, a contemporary of Socrates, who chronicled the life of the great Persian, King Cyrus, whose vast empire was known for toleration of religious minorities and for demanding no single state religion. For his military prowess and political statesmanship,

By | 2019-04-20T10:02:10-07:00 April 5th, 2019|

The Left Abandons American Zionism

Just after midnight, on June 5, 1968, Jerusalem born-Palestinian Sirhan Sirhan murdered U.S. Senator Robert F. Kennedy in the kitchen pantry of the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles. Kennedy had won the California Democratic Party presidential primary earlier that evening. Like his brother, President John F. Kennedy, RFK repeatedly had expressed admiration and

By | 2019-03-16T12:53:57-07:00 March 16th, 2019|

Making American Jews Right Again

In his book Why Are Jews Liberals, Norman Podhoretz described a “Torah of Liberalism” as the guiding political philosophy of contemporary American Jews. Lacking religious devotion to the ancient Biblical text and Rabbinic tradition, or to the ritual observances practiced by “Orthodox” Jewry, Jewish Americans affiliated with liberal denominations, or disaffiliated completely from

By | 2018-07-10T22:48:40-07:00 July 11th, 2018|