While the movement conservative press has played up her opposition to affirmative action as the reason for Democratic protests against Linda Chavez as Secretary of Labor, there is now a further reason to oppose her confirmation. This weekend the Washington Post revealed that Chavez had a Guatemalan illegal immigrant residing at her home in the... Read More
Lovely Linda - RIP! by Scott McConnell Chavez: The End! by Scott McConnell Carol Iannone Rebukes Paleocon Schadenfreude Sam Francis Rebukes Iannone's Rebuke… While the movement conservative press has played up Linda Chavez's opposition to affirmative action as the reason for the expected congressional Democratic protests against her nomination as Secretary of Labor, there is... Read More
Paul Edward Gottfried (b. 1941) has been one of America's leading intellectual historians and paleoconservative thinkers for over 40 years, and is the author of many books, including Conservatism in America (2007), The Strange Death of Marxism (2005), After Liberalism (1999), Multiculturalism and the Politics of Guilt (2002), and Leo Strauss and the Conservative Movement in America (2012) . A critic of the neoconservative movement, he has warned against the growing lack of distinctions between the Democratic and Republican parties and the rise of the managerial state. He has been acquainted with many of the leading American political figures of recent decades, including Richard Nixon and Patrick Buchanan. He is Professor Emeritus of Humanities at Elizabethtown College and a Guggenheim recipient.