Earlier this week in New York City I attended a talk by Nelson Hultbergof Americans for a Free Republic. It was a good talk, an evening well spent. Hultberg is a witty and persuasive speaker. His idea for a second-partyopposition to the current Washington establishment deserves support. (AFR types eschew the phrase “third party” because... Read More
Normally I would hesitate to bring a New York story before the NRO readership. A lot of Americans, and a whole lot of NRO readers, hate New York City, which they regard as the concentrated essence of all that's wrong with this Republic — a malodorous fever swamp of anti-gun fanatics, out-of-control immigration, limousine liberalism,... Read More
John Derbyshire writes an incredible amount on all sorts of subjects for all kinds of outlets. (This no longer includes National Review, whose editors had some kind of tantrum and fired him. He is the author of We Are Doomed: Reclaiming Conservative Pessimism and several other books. His most recent book, published by VDARE.com com is FROM THE DISSIDENT RIGHT (also available in Kindle).His writings are archived at JohnDerbyshire.com.