January 2021

Thomas Howard (1935-2020)

Tom Howard is dead, and the tributes have been pouring in. I don’t want to repeat the story of his…

Que faire? Vivre avec le déclin de l’Europe

David Engels

Groningen: Blue Tiger Publishing, 2019

The Grassroots Way

“Measure the self with the self, the family with the family, the neighborhood with the neighborhood, the country with the country, and the world with the world.” We read this in Chapter 54 of the classic Chinese text, the  Daodejing — often misunderstood as a metaphysical treatise on methods of self-improvement but better understood as a work of political philosophy.

Reason, Faith, and the Struggle for Western Civilization

Samuel Gregg

Washington, D.C.: Regnery, 2019

Sardinha & Portuguese Traditionalism

It was the spring of 1913, and the republican political elites in Portugal were getting restless. They had established their…

When Cancel Culture ‘Gets Real’

The freedom to say only things that do not offend is not a freedom worth having. While the German media…

The Patriotism of St. John Paul II

Barely nine months after being elected pope, John Paul II embarked on his first journey back to his homeland —…

Blessed Charles of Austria: A Holy Emperor and His Legacy

Charles Coulombe

Gastonia, N.C.: TAN Books, 2020

Patriotism & National Identity

Ethnic identity and national identity are two principles that have always sat uncomfortably together in my life. I was born…

‘Oikos’ & Sweden’s Conservative Revival

Earlier this year, a new conservative think-tank was launched in Sweden with the name of Oikos, which means ‘home’ in…