Society & Culture


Remembering the Right

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  • By Other Means

    By Other Means

    Chronicles Associate Editor Pedro Gonzalez responds to a reader asking what constitutes effective political action for the right currently, and Prof. Baskerville and lawyer and legal blogger Mark Pulliam continue a debate about no-fault divorce laws.

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  • The Misnomer of Marxism

    The Misnomer of Marxism

    The stars of the mainstream conservative firmament continue to mischaracterize America’s cultural revolutionary left as motivated by Marxism. Mark Levin is the latest to use this shopworn label; the truth is we are dealing with something deadlier.

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  • A Matter of Trust

    A Matter of Trust

    Americans are asked to “trust the science” and ignore the latest fabrications by the country’s top health bureaucrat, Anthony Fauci. Double standards are now endemic, and there is no trust left between the factions of America’s divided society.

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  • A Tale of Two Europes

    A Tale of Two Europes

    The experiences of Hungary, Poland, and other former Soviet Bloc countries provide strong evidence that the one-party Communist regimes were less corrosive to a nation’s soul than Western-style liberalism.

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  • Equity or Bust

    Equity or Bust

    LBJ’s executive order creating affirmative action has a tenuous legal basis and can be undone at the stoke of a presidential pen. Yet it continues to enshrine in the name of “equity” a growing preferential racial treatment for nonwhites.

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  • Nothing's Easy About Israel

    Nothing's Easy About Israel

    I started covering the Israeli-Palestinian conflict in the ’60s as an ardent defender of Israel. I've since become sympathetic to the Palestinians and critical of Israel’s heavy-handed actions, even as it puts me in uneasy agreement with the left.

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