• Josh Lewis

Episode 5 - Russell Kirk's 10 Conservative Principles Part 2

Updated: Jun 13, 2020

In the 1950s, Russell Kirk almost single-handedly rescued conservative thought from oblivion and made it a force to be reckoned with again by writing The Conservative Mind. Since his intended audience was academia, much of his tome is a rather dense and difficult read. But that's what we're here for--to make highbrow conservative thought easily accessible and applicable for you. Kirk later summarized his basic arguments in the book into a list of Ten Conservative Principles. In Part 1 we discussed the first five of those principles. Today we cover the last five:

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