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Daniel McCarthy

Daniel McCarthy is director of the Robert Novak Journalism Fellowship Program at The Fund for American Studies and editor of Modern Age: A Conservative Review and a contributing editor at The Spectator.

Book Review

Is Sohrab Ahmari a Satanic ogre?

The Unbroken Thread: Discovering the Wisdom of Tradition in an Age of Chaos by Sohrab Ahmari reviewed

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

The strange death of the Democrats

The party will decline because it has a demographic problem

By Daniel McCarthy

Science & Tech

Last chance to end the tech tyranny

Big Tech’s unchecked power serves a moral vision as comprehensive as that of any religion

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

The Republican party has taken over Donald Trump

Trumpism and the GOP are turning into a new blob

By Daniel McCarthy

Economics

Death by debt

As long as demand holds up, the debt will only deepen

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

Rush Limbaugh, conservative rebel

Limbaugh brought rock’s irreverence to conservative commentary

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

The death of the Republican right has been greatly exaggerated

Predictions of GOP doom have a long history of being wrong

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

Nevertheless, he persisted

If Trump wants the Republican nomination in 2024, who or what will stop him?

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

America’s Yeltsin moment

Trump was the mildest of corrections to the failures of post-Cold War liberalism

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

The fight for liberalism

American hegemony in the service of a liberal world order no longer protects our civilization

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

How the GOP can win by losing Georgia

There are upsides to giving Joe Biden unbridled power

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

The wars go on

Seventy-five years after the end of World War Two we still have forces in Britain, Japan, Germany and Italy

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

Has Ben Sasse won it for Joe Biden?

American politics is full of irony as a result of the separation of powers

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

Joe Biden’s endless wars

The only thing coming on if Biden wins is another round of hopeless foreign interventionism and nation-building

By Daniel McCarthy

Politics

Will Amy Coney Barrett save America — or wreck it?

The American political system is much more dynamic and self-reactive than either left-wing or right-wing activists assume

By Daniel McCarthy

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