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Adrian Vermeule responds to Judge Bill Pryor, and others comment on "Common Good Constitutionalism"
Ketanji Brown Jackson will be the nation's first Supreme Court justice to have served as a public defender, and the first since Thurgood Marshall to have experience as a defense attorney. That's good.
Donald Trump's staying power and the decline of fusionism are on full display in this primary race.
A recent lecture defends Originalist judging against its upstart conservative rival.
Republican idiocy is setting back the cause of freedom.
Here’s hoping the Florida senator recognizes threats to freedom when they come from the right as well as the left.
Figuring out the limits of big-tent libertarianism is no easy matter, but it's central to the movement's success.
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Her support for racially discriminatory immigration policies is just the tip of a much broader iceberg of conservative support for discrimination in immigration policy of a kind they would reject in other contexts..
A World After Liberalism details the rise of a young right that finds reactionary ideas relevant and appealing.
Josh Mandel and J.D. Vance are locked in a race to the bottom.
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Doubling down on stridently conservative messaging in a state where conservatives are a dwindling and fleeing minority doesn't seem like a winning strategy.
S.B. 8 relies on litigation tricks that conservatives have long condemned as a threat to the rule of law.
Apparently, some conservatives support freedom and property rights, but not when it affects their neighborhoods or intrudes on their personal preferences.
The two are idolizing the wrong models.
The political right's movement toward authoritarianism is exemplified by its refusal to embrace facts that don't conform to their alternative reality.
Extolling the virtues of Viktor Orbán's culture war over a sumptuous meal in Budapest is next-level cognitive dissonance.
The existence of politically biased websites is not a crisis.
A back and forth on whether fusionism retains its vitality in the 21st century, or whether it ever had any vitality at all.
Liberty and virtue are not merely compatible, but complementary, or so I would suggest.
No, states can't use the 10th Amendment to overturn the First Amendment.
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We should prefer drag queens in libraries over despots in the government.
I interviewed him on Book TV about his new book.
If MAGA conservatives want libertarians to be part of their tribe, they should halt their attacks on the free market.
He was no libertarian, but he absorbed an important lesson about regulating speech.
Both Hawley's "national conservatism" and similar ideas prevalent in many quarters on the left threaten free speech and liberty more generally.
How the National Constitution Center "Constitution Drafting" Project Revealed Potential Areas of Consensus on Constitutional Reform
My recently published article on the NCC project outlines several important areas of agreement between conservative, libertarian, and progressive participants.
The political right needs more self-analysis and less whataboutism.
Conservative Judges Chose Legal Principles Over Partisanship and Trump - But We Shouldn't Take that for Granted
Conservative judges have stymied Trump in his election challenges - and many other cases where his positions went against their legal principles. But a populist/nationalist GOP could gradually change the nature of conservative jurisprudence.