First Principles

Trump on Martyrdom and Tyranny

Far from being a threat to liberty and freedom of religion, President Trump’s proclamation on St. Thomas Becket teaches Americans how their Western heritage embodies the great struggles of the past.

The Torah vs. the Left

Distinctions lie at the very heart of creation. The Left's war on the Judeo-Christian religions is rooted in its war against distinctions.

Trust Across the Ages

What we’re after cannot be captured in statistics: some sense of how far our practical liberty extends, protected not by policemen, penal codes, or forensic criminology but by trust in our countrymen.

After the Republic

The ruling class knows that whether Donald Trump succeeds or fails to overturn the course of this election is irrelevant to the seeds that have been planted in the psyche of millions of Americans.