Does Prosperity Trigger Calls for Socialism?
Ira Stoll, Reason
In good economic times, heightened inequality means that class tensions are heightened, as soaring visible wealth stokes envy and resentment.
Championing Mankind at the Expense of Real Human Beings
Juliana Geran Pilon, Law and Liberty
Daniel Mahoney on why substituting “the love of Humanity for the love of God” has had such inhumane consequences.
Conservatism and the People
Peter Berkowitz, City Journal
From Burke to Buckley to Trump, the Right has always had a populist current.
Bernie Sanders, Socialism’s Reagan?
Ross Douthat, New York Times
If Trump is a Carter figure, there’s an obvious candidate to play the Gipper.