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Failed Strategies: Turning Point USA

Failed Strategies: Turning Point USA

Earlier this summer, at a retreat in Colorado, the Koch brothers took aim at the conservative effort to reclaim college campuses. In short, they criticized the anti-intellectual, anti-liberty sensationalism of… Read more »

A Learning Opportunity

A Learning Opportunity

“You are sieging Troy, and you have no Trojan horse.” I once said this to a group of conservative strategists who asked me for my opinion, as a conservative student… Read more »

Dartmouth: A Bloated Bureaucracy

Dartmouth: A Bloated Bureaucracy

As seniors prepare to graduate and say so long to Dartmouth, it seems fitting to examine to some extent what their four years of tuition, and for a few, more than that,… Read more »

In Defense of “The Call to Lead”

In Defense of “The Call to Lead”

On April 27th, 2018, President Phil Hanlon of Dartmouth College announced “The Call to Lead: A Campaign for Dartmouth,” a capital campaign seeking $3 billion of gifts and fiduciary commitments…. Read more »

“The Call to Lead”: A Great Leap Backwards

“The Call to Lead”: A Great Leap Backwards

“Breathes there the man, with soul so dead, Who never to himself hath said, This is my own, my native land! Whose heart hath ne’er within him burn’d, As home… Read more »

The Failure of the Welfare State

The Failure of the Welfare State

The expansion of the welfare state during the 20thcentury prompted an expansion of the federal government. The New Deal and the Great Society forever changed the relationship between federal and… Read more »

Black Thoughts Matter

Black Thoughts Matter

Black Thoughts Matter: Kanye West Takes the Red Pill “This your last chance. After this there is no turning back. You take the blue pill, the story ends. You wake… Read more »

Venezuela: A Failed State

Venezuela: A Failed State

Few could imagine the growth of Venezuela’s economy during the 20th century. A booming oil industry would bear much of the responsibility for this growth, but also for its decline. As… Read more »

Rebuttal: Defense in the Face of Disapproval

Rebuttal: Defense in the Face of Disapproval

My esteemed colleague Scotch asserts, we at The Review truly have only one credo: free speech above all else. This doctrine is, of course, why we are even running this… Read more »

Defense in the Face of Disapproval

Defense in the Face of Disapproval

In 1906, Evelyn Beatrice Hall under the pseudonym S.G. Tallentyre published The Friends of Voltaire. An anecdotal biography that tells the stories of the friends of Voltaire, in it Hall… Read more »